Steering Course

This model course is based on the partial requirements of Regulations II/4 of Chapter II of the amended annex to 1978 STCW Convention and Section A-II/4 of Chapter 1 and 2 of STCW Code 1995 mandatory requirements for ratings forming part of a navigational watch, navigational functions at the support and Section B-II/4, guidance regarding ratings forming part of a navigational watch involving steering or helmsmanship.

Entry Requirement
This course is principally intended for the candidates for certification who shall:

  1. Be not less than 16 years of age
  2. Have completed the Basic Safety Course and passed the Ishihara test
  3. Have completed seagoing service including not less than six months training and experience or special training, either pre-sea or on board, including an approved period or seagoing service which shall not be less than two months.
  4. Meet the standard of competence specified in Section A-II of the STCW-78 Convention as amended in 1995.

Please contact us for schedules for this course.