Polar Code (Advanced)
Participants of this course will receive the training support they need to develop their competence and know-how to the safe operation and manoeuvring of vessels subject to the Polar Code.
Course duration is 5 days. A trainee successfully completing the course will gain ability to contribute to safe operation of vessels operating in polar waters, understanding of ice characteristics, vessel performance in ice and low air temperature, and safe operations and ship manoeuvrability in ice. Latter part of the training will cover pollution prevention in polar waters.
Content of the Course
- Regulations, standards and shipboard documentation
- Vessel characteristics
- Maneuvering in Ice
- Passage planning and reporting
- Icebreaker operations
- Crew preparation, working conditions & safety
- Simulator exercises
Course Approval and Certification
Finnish Flag State; delivered in cooperation with Aboa Mare.
Masters and Deck Officers.
5 working days