SMT Bridge Watchkeeping (Senior Officers)

A look at bridge watchkeeping, and a navigational skills assessment, aimed as CPD and a refresher for senior officers.

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This course looks at the theory and challenges of watchkeeping, and looks at the relationships between people on the bridge. We also use the simulators to review and assess seafarers watchkeeping skills in various situations.


SMT Bridge Watchkeeping (Senior Officers)

Learning Objectives

  • Watchkeeping
  • Collision regulations
  • Emergency response
  • Leadership and Teamwork
  • Steering and ship handling
  • Emergency response


Certificate of Competence as Deck Officer

Who is this course for?

Deck officers serving as or preparing for a role as a senior officer.


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