150 Automatic Radar Plotting Aids (ARPA) - $ 799.00
Automatic Radar Plotting Aids (ARPA) - Course #150
This 4 day course is required for all deck officers of vessels equipped with ARPA and covers the set up and use of ARPA for collision avoidance and navigation. This course utilizes the MPT SMART TM Simulation Center. Trainees use commercial ARPA Equipment and Ship Simulators with landmasses, environmental effects and vessel returns. This course will satisfy the ARPA Training Requirements of STCW A-II/2 and A-II/1 for deck officers standing watch on an ARPA equipped vessel. This course will satisfy the ARPA Practical Assessments NVIC 12-14 Guidelines on Qualificaitons for STCW Endorsements of Officer in Charge of a Navigational Watch on Vessels of 500 GT or More including the following assessments: 3.5A; 3.6A; 3.6.B; 3.6.C;3.6.D; 3.6.E; 3.6.F; 3.6.G; 3.6.H; 3.6.I; 3.6.J; 3.6.K; 3.6.L; and 3.6.M.
Radar Observer Unlimited Endorsement
Review of Radar Plotting Techniques
ARPA Errors and Limitations
Setting Up and Maintaining ARPA