770 Dynamic Positioning Induction (Basic DP) - $ 1,999.00




Course Description

DP Induction / Basic

This course involves both theory and practice on a simulated DP system and covers the following topics:

1. Principles of DP

2. Elements of the DP System

3. Practical Operation of the DP System

4. Position Reference Systems

5. Environment Sensors and Ancillary Equipment

6. Power Generation and Supply and Propulsion

7. DP Operations

On successful completion of the Induction/Basic course the prospective Dynamic Positioning Operator will be issued with a Nautical Institute’s Dynamic Positioning Operator’s logbook by MPT in which the courses, sea time and suitability as a DPO are recorded by the company.

The Nautical Institute has strict entry level requirements for the DP program. Please speak to a MPT counselor for additional information regarding minimum licensing requirments.

Required Materials

You will be required to provide evidence of your STCW endorsed merchant mariner credential prior to acceptance into the program as well as having met the NAUTICAL INSTITUTE'S minimum entry requirements. Please contact a MPT counselor for further information at info@mptusa.com or review online at http://www.nautinst.org/ You will need your passport/national id, pen,notebook, pencil, highlighter.




Upcoming Scheduled Classes

Class Number Start Date Finish Date
010674 18 Dec 2017 21 Dec 2017
012249 19 Dec 2017 22 Dec 2017
011488 08 Jan 2018 11 Jan 2018
011490 19 Feb 2018 22 Feb 2018
011491 12 Mar 2018 15 Mar 2018
011492 02 Apr 2018 05 Apr 2018
011493 16 Apr 2018 19 Apr 2018
011494 30 Apr 2018 03 May 2018
011495 14 May 2018 17 May 2018
011496 29 May 2018 01 Jun 2018
011497 11 Jun 2018 14 Jun 2018
011498 09 Jul 2018 12 Jul 2018
011499 23 Jul 2018 26 Jul 2018
011952 06 Aug 2018 09 Aug 2018
011953 20 Aug 2018 23 Aug 2018
012262 04 Sep 2018 07 Sep 2018
012263 17 Sep 2018 20 Sep 2018
012264 15 Oct 2018 18 Oct 2018
012265 29 Oct 2018 01 Nov 2018
012266 12 Nov 2018 15 Nov 2018

Contact Information

1915 South Andrews Avenue,
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
Local +1-954-525-1014
Fax +1-954-764-0431
Toll Free 1-888-839-5025
E-mail info@mptusa.com