Anchor Handling Simulator Course
This course aims to provide the participants the knowledge, understanding and proficiency in Anchor handling in critical situations.
The course is essentially practical and consists mainly of a series of exercises performed on a Full Mission Bridge simulator. This is coupled with a classroom lectures to provide the necessary theoretical background for the exercises. Specific subject dealt with in these lectures are illustrated either by including them as a part of an exercises or by separate simulator demonstration. All exercises can be saved and replayed in order to discuss with trainees actions they carried out.
Exercises are controlled by an instructor and initially, allow the trainees to become familiar with the equipment, the controls and the instrumentation provided by the simulator.
The course complies with the requirement(s) of Section A-II/2 of the STCW Code adopted by the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watch keeping for Seafarers, as amended including the 2010 Manila amendments.
Trainees should be a deck officer (Management level)