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
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
012661 18 Dec 2018 21 Dec 2018
012876 22 Jan 2019 25 Jan 2019
013052 12 Feb 2019 15 Feb 2019
013053 12 Mar 2019 15 Mar 2019
013054 16 Apr 2019 19 Apr 2019
013055 14 May 2019 17 May 2019

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