211 Basic Shiphandling & Steering Control Systems - $ 2,899.00

Course Description

Shiphandling & Steering – Basic: OICNW - Course #211
This 5 day course covers turning circles and stopping distance in deep and shallow water, man overboard procedures, anchoring and many other facets of shiphandling and steering control for the Officers in Charge of a Navigation Watch. This course utilizes the MPT SMART TM  Center’s Full Mission – DNV Class A Ship Simulators.

This course will satisfy the Basic Shiphandling & Steering Control Systems competency requirements of Table A-II/1 STCW Code, as amended, the training requirements of 46 CFR 11.309(a)(4)(xi) for certification as an Officer in Charge of a Navigational Watch on vessels of 500GT or more, specific Tasks from NVIC 12-14 (Ch-1): 1.8.A, 1.8.B, 9.1.A, 9.2.A, 9.2.B, 9.3.A, 9.4, and 9.5.A; AND the competency requirements of Table A-II/3 of the STCW Code, as amended, and training requirements of 46 CFR 11.317 for certification as a Master on Vessels of less than 500 GT limited to near coastal waters and 46 CFR 11.321 for OICNW on vessels of less than 500GT limited to near coastal waters, and the specific tasks from NVIC 13-14: 1.10.A, 1.10.B, 1.10.C, 1.10.D, 5.1.A, 5.1.B, 5.1.C, and 5.3.A. 

Applicants who have successfully completed our course need not present completed Task Control Sheets for these assessments in application for STCW certification.


Turning Circle
Stopping Distance
Effects of Wind and Current
Man Overboard Maneuvers
Shallow Water Effects
Steering Control Systems
And much more
Required Materials

PASSPORT for Photo ID, Paper, Pencils, Highlighter, Calculator, Eraser, Plotting Tools & Bowditch (optional)

Upcoming Scheduled Classes

Class Number Start Date Finish Date
012646 03 Dec 2018 07 Dec 2018
012996 18 Feb 2019 22 Feb 2019
013514 03 Jun 2019 07 Jun 2019
013695 15 Jul 2019 19 Jul 2019
013879 19 Aug 2019 23 Aug 2019

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