148 Radar Observer Unlimited - $ 799.00




Course Description

Radar Observer Unlimited - Course #148
 

Radar Observer Unlimited - Course #148

This 5 day course is recommend for all levels of deck watch crew and is required for all deck officers of radar equipped vessels. The goal of this course is to train candidates in the proper use of radar for risk assessment, collision avoidance and navigation. This course utilizes the MPT SMART Simulation Center. Trainees use commercial Radar Equipment and Ship Simulators with landmasses, environmental effects and vessel returns. This course will satisfy the Radar Training Requirements of STCW A-II/2 and A-II/1 for deck officers standing watch on an Radar equipped vessel.

 

Subjects Include:

  • Radar Theory
  • Set Up and Maintaining Radar Displays
  • Factors that Affect Performance and Accuracy
  • Differentiating Between False and True Echoes
  • Performing Transfer Plotting Techniques
  • Rapid Radar Plotting Techniques
  • Obtaining a Position Fix using Radar
  • Situational Awareness
  • Parallel Indexing
  • Vessel Maneuvering for Risk of Collision
  • Radar and the Rules of the Road

 

Any applicant who has successfully completed Radar Observer (Unlimited) (MARTPT-399) course satisfys the requirements of:

  • The radar observer training requirement of 46 CFR 11.480(d) for an endorsement as Radar Observer (Unlimited).
  • The radar observer training requirements of 46 CFR 11.309(a)(4)(ii), 11.317(a)(3)(vi), 11.319(a)(4)(ii), 11.321(a)(3)(vi).
  • The radar standards of competence required by 46 CFR 1l .309(a)(3), 11.317(a)(2), 11.319(a)(3), 11.321(a)(2); Section A-II/1 and A-II/3 and Table A-II/1 and A-II/3 of the STCW Code, as amended 2010, meeting the National Assessment Guidelines from NVIC 12-14 Ch-1 Tasks 1.4.A,1.4.B, 3.1, 3.2A, 3.2.B, 3.3.A, and 3.4 and NVIC 13-14 Tasks  1.8.A and 1.8.B.



Upcoming Scheduled Classes

Class Number Start Date Finish Date
012663 05 Nov 2018 09 Nov 2018
012664 03 Dec 2018 07 Dec 2018
013408 14 Jan 2019 18 Jan 2019
013409 04 Feb 2019 08 Feb 2019
013410 04 Mar 2019 08 Mar 2019
013411 08 Apr 2019 12 Apr 2019
013412 06 May 2019 10 May 2019
013413 03 Jun 2019 07 Jun 2019

Contact Information

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