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DNVGL DPO Re-Certification, Preparatory Course


This course aims to provide navigators on DP vessels knowledge and skills to succsessfully renew the DNVGL DPO certificate.

By the end of the course the students shall have:

  • Knowledge of the simulator bridge and the equipment
  • The capability to operate the DP System in modes relevant to offshore loading operations; i.e. Joystick, Auto Pos, Approach, Weather Wane, Follow target, Auto track
  • The ability to carry out any Offshore Loading Operation accordingto field procedures, guidelines and to best practice


Certified navigators with DP experience, working onboard shuttle tankers worldwide, who is seeking DNV GL DPO certification:

  • Recertification within DNVGL DPO scheme,
  • Converting from other DPO schemes

The participants must have completed initial DP Training:

  • Be holder of a valid STCW-qualified deck officer certificate and DPO certificate
  • Completed sea time requirements in compliance With DNVGL DPO scheme


  • DNVGL Standard for certification no. 0023
  • DNVGL Standard for Certification no. 0008
  • DNVGL Recommended practice   no. 0007


DNVGL DPO Recertification Preparatory course

Until further notice, the courses will be run with restrictions due to the Covid-19 outbreak.

Scheduled Courses

Courses with future dates

  • Date Duration Subject Location Price
  • 29 Nov 21—29 Nov 21 1 day DNVGL DPO Re-Certification, Preparatory Course Trondheim Grilstad NOK 11200.00 Book

E-Learning courses

No e-learning courses are currently scheduled.