150 Automatic Radar Plotting Aids (ARPA) - $ 799.00




Course Description

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.

Prerequisite:

Radar Observer Unlimited Endorsement

Subjects Include:

Review of Radar Plotting Techniques

ARPA Theory

ARPA Errors and Limitations

Setting Up and Maintaining ARPA

Displays

 




Upcoming Scheduled Classes

Class Number Start Date Finish Date
010471 19 Dec 2017 22 Dec 2017
011398 16 Jan 2018 19 Jan 2018
012349 30 Jan 2018 02 Feb 2018
011399 13 Feb 2018 16 Feb 2018
011400 06 Mar 2018 09 Mar 2018
011401 27 Mar 2018 30 Mar 2018
011402 17 Apr 2018 20 Apr 2018
011403 08 May 2018 11 May 2018
011733 30 May 2018 02 Jun 2018
011404 19 Jun 2018 22 Jun 2018
011734 10 Jul 2018 13 Jul 2018
011996 31 Jul 2018 03 Aug 2018
011997 21 Aug 2018 24 Aug 2018
012350 18 Sep 2018 21 Sep 2018
012351 16 Oct 2018 19 Oct 2018
012352 13 Nov 2018 16 Nov 2018

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