Dynamic Positioning Basic (Induction) Course (200)

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• Dynamic Positioning Basic (Induction) Course (200)

Course covers the Principles of DP, Elements of the DP system, Practical operation of the DP system, Position reference systems, Environment sensors and ancillary equipment, Power generation, supply and propulsion, DP operations. Course duration is four days, or 28 hours.

Used extensively in the offshore industry, dynamic positioning equipment can be found onboard vessels requiring precise positioning such as drilling, cable and pipe laying, dive and ROV support and FPSO vessels and Jack-up Barges. Dynamic positioning equipment is also used extensively on vessels and units operating in deep water and areas of environmental sensitivity where traditional anchoring techniques are not possible.

Our DP Basic Training Courses:

Program:
Dynamic Positioning Basic (Induction) Course (200)
Duration:
4 Days — 28 hours
Class Hours:
0800 with check-in time 0730
Location:
4228 W. Main Street, Gray, LA, Phone: 985-873-0031
Entry Requirements:
The Minimum qualification will be set at STCW Regulation II/1 – II/2 – II/3 Deck and Regulation III/1 – III /2 – III/3 Engine.
Course Outline:
Principles of DP, Elements of the DP system, Practical operation of the DP system, Position reference systems, Environment sensors and ancillary equipment, Power generation, supply and propulsion, DP operations.
Target Audience:
Those following the Nautical Institute approved training programme for Dynamic Positioning Operators or shore based personnel requiring a theoretical introduction to dynamic positioning.
Certificate:
Nautical Institute approved certificate of attendance.
Leading to:
Dynamic Positioning Advanced (Simulator) Course, Nautical Institute Dynamic Positioning Operator Certificate.
Cost:
$2000.00
Deposit:
$1000.00

DP Basic Course Schedule:
September 11-14, 2017
September 25-28, 2017
Oct. 30-Nov. 2, 2017
December 11-14, 2017
January NO CLASS
February 26-29, 2018
March 5-8, 2018
March 19-22, 2018
April 2-5, 2018
April 30-May 3, 2018
May NO CLASS
June 11-14, 2018
July 23-26, 2018
August 20-23, 2018
September 17-20, 2018
October 1-4, 2018
October 29-Nov 1, 2018
November NO CLASS
December 3-6, 2018
December 17-20, 2018
ALL COURSE DATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. CONTACT TMTI AT 985-873-0031 or EMAIL: george@marineinst.com

Dynamic Positioning FAQ
Q.
What is the Nautical Institute and how is it involved with Dynamic Positioning?
A.
The Nautical Institute is an international body of maritime professionals committed to improving the safety and standards of the maritime industry. Its guidelines for the training and certification of Dynamic Positioning Officers are accepted as the industry standard.
Q.
Are Beier Radio Dynamic Positioning Operator Courses accredited by the Nautical Institute?
A.
Yes, Beier Radio Dynamic Positioning Operator Courses are fully accredited by the Nautical Institute.
Q.
Does Beier Radio issue Dynamic Positioning Operators Certificates?
A.
No, only the Nautical Institute issue accredited Dynamic Positioning Operators Certificates. Beier Radio issue the accredited training course certificates required to apply for an Operators Certificate.
Q.
Are there different types of Dynamic Positioning Operators Certificates?
A.
Yes, the Nautical Institute issue a Limited Operator Certificate to candidates who work predominately on Class 1 Dynamically Positioned Vessels. The training requirements for Limited and Full Operator Certificates are the same.
Q.
Has Dynamic Positioning training been incorporated into STCW?
A.
Yes, Requirements from 1st January 2012
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