Maritime

Introduction to the Offshore Industry and Dynamic Positioning

Offshore courses

The module starts with the historical background of offshore activities before going on to look at vessel types (e.g. AHTS, DSV, PSV, ROV Survey) and dynamic positioning

In addition to the functioning of the DP system attention is paid to the training of the DP operator. The working environment of a DPO will also be briefly introduced.

Practical case studies are used as teaching methods throughout.

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Course Objective:

Participants will gain basic knowledge about the offshore industry and an introduction to dynamic positioning.

Focus Points:

  • Historical background and offshore today
  • Offshore vessel types / Working Method
  • Dynamic positioning – functions and operation, DP Class I – III (IMO Class)
  • DPO – education and training
  • Requirements for Nautical Officers
  • Technical requirements DP Class I –III
  • Position Reference Systems and Sensors

Trainer

MorvenLeDorven

Morven LeDorven

Dynamic Positioning Manager

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Cynthia A Ervin
Cynthia A Ervin

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Date:

TBA

Fee:

$350.00 usd

Duration/Time:

1 day / 08:30 am - 5:00 pm - Registration starts at 8:30 am. (Includes lunch)

Target Group:

Inspection: Superintendent, Fleet Manager, AssistantQuality / ISM: Quality Manager, Designated Person, Assistant Crewing: Crewing Manager On Board Personnel: Nautical Officers

In addition to the functioning of the DP system attention is paid to the training of the DP operator. The working environment of a DPO will also be briefly introduced.

Practical case studies are used as teaching methods throughout.

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Course Objective:

Participants will gain basic knowledge about the offshore industry and an introduction to dynamic positioning.

Focus Points:

  • Historical background and offshore today
  • Offshore vessel types / Working Method
  • Dynamic positioning – functions and operation, DP Class I – III (IMO Class)
  • DPO – education and training
  • Requirements for Nautical Officers
  • Technical requirements DP Class I –III
  • Position Reference Systems and Sensors

Trainer

MorvenLeDorven

Morven LeDorven

Dynamic Positioning Manager

Available dates and venues

Dates
Time
Duration
Venue/Directions
Course fee
Dates
TBA 
Time
8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Duration
 1 day
Venue/Directions
1400 Ravello Drive, Katy TX 77449
Course fee
$350.00 usd