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206 Electronic Navigation - OICNW


$ 999.00

Course Duration

5 Days


Course Description

Electronic Navigation: OICNW - Course #206

This 5-day course covers the theory and practical use of electronic navigational aids. Possible errors and limitations are stressed along with methods of resolving position ambiguity. This class utilizes MPT’s SMART TM Simulation Center.

This course will satisfy the Electronic Navigation Training requirements of 46 CFR 11.309(a)(4)(viii) for an STCW endorsement as Officer in Charge of a Navigational Watch on vessels of 500GT or more, Table A-II/1 of the STCW Code, as amended; and, the following practical assessments during this course have been determined to be equivalent of National Assessment Guidelines Tasks, as documented in NVIC 12-14 (Ch-1), see specific tasks below, AND the training requirements 46 CFR 11.317 for an STCW endorsement as a Master on Vessels of less than 500 GT limited to near coastal waters and 46 CFR 11.321 for an STCW endorsement as an OICNW on vessels of less than 500GT limited to near coastal waters, Table A-II/3 of the STCW Code, as amended, including specific tasks from NVIC 13-14, see specific tasks below.

Applicants who have successfully completed our course need not present completed Task Control Sheets for these assessments in application for STCW certification.
Assessments Completed in this Course: 
NVIC 12-14 (Ch-1) Tasks: 1.2.A, 1.2.B,1.2.C, 1.4.A, 1.4.B, 1.4.C, 1.4.D, and 1.5.A.
NVIC 13-14 Tasks: 1.1.A, 1.2.A, 1.3.A, 1.8.C, 1.8.D, and 1.8.E
Subjects Include:
Basic Principles
Echo Sounders
Speed Logs
Loran C 
Radio Direction Finders
Radar Navigation
Navigation Software

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On Friday July 2017 Felix said the following about
Electronic Navigation - OICNW

I enjoy taking classes at MPT. Instructors are always knowledgeable and professional. Would definitely recommend this school to anyone furthering their career.

On Wednesday June 2016 Matthew said the following about
Electronic Navigation - OICNW

This was a great class. Love the training facilities and the staff here!

On Friday April 2016 Tanya said the following about
Electronic Navigation - OICNW

This school is by far the best maritime training institution I have attended, outstanding staff and excellent facilities.

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