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202 Meteorology (Operational Level)

 
Price

$ 899.00

Course Duration

5 Days

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Course Description

Meteorology: Basic - Course #202
 
This 5 day course provides students with knowledge of the characteristics of various weather systems, reporting procedures and recording systems. This course will satisfy the Basic Meteorology Training of STCW A-II/1 for raise in grade from the support to the operational level licenses as per USCG Policy Letter 01/02. 
 

Any applicant who successfully completes Meteorology (Operational Level) (MARTPT-316) course swill satisfy the following:

  • The Meteorology training requirements of 46 CFR 11 .309(a)(4)(xiii) for an STCW endorsement as Officer in Charge of a Navigational Watch on vessels of 500 or more gross tonnage (ITC); AND,
  • The following practical assessments performed during this course have been determined to be equivalent of National Assessment Guidelines Tasks, as documented in:
  • NVIC 12-14 (CH-2 Assessment tasks 1.9, 1.10 and 1.11; AND
  • NVIC 13-14(Ch-1) Assessment tasks 1.11 .A; 1.12.A and 1.13.AND
  • NVIC 0218 Assessment tasks 1.9.A through 1.10.G.

Applicants need not submit completed Task Control sheets in application for an STCW endorsement.

 
Subjects Include:
Shipboard Meteorological Instruments
The Atmosphere, its Composition and Physical Properties 
Atmospheric Pressure
Wind and Pressure Systems over the Oceans
Structure of Depressions
Anticyclones 
Weather Services for Shipping
Recording and Reporting Weather
Observations
Clouds & Precipitation
Visibility
Climatology 
Weather Systems
Weather Forecasting
 
 

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Meteorology (Operational Level)

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Upcoming Fort Lauderdale Classes
Class Number Start Date Finish Date
013563 28 May 2019 01 Jun 2019
013677 08 Jul 2019 12 Jul 2019
014441 07 Oct 2019 11 Oct 2019
014507 16 Dec 2019 20 Dec 2019