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DP Awareness Course

After the course, the successful participants are able to:

  • Define the principles of DP
  • Recognise the component parts of a DP system
  • Understand the relationship between vessel movement, position reference systems, sensors, computers, propulsion units and feedback
  • Understand the concept of redundancy
  • Understand the DP modes of Control
  • Describe the operation of sensors and common position reference systems
  • Describe the operation of computers
  • Describe propulsion units, types and configurations
  • Understand power supply, redundancy and management
  • Practice communication and watch handover procedures.

TARGET GROUP

Technical inspectors, fleet managers and other office or client personnel who have a need for general knowledge about dynamic positioning.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
No special previous competence required.

SPECIAL INFORMATION
Compliant with IMCA 117, appendix 3


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DP Awareness course

Scheduled Courses

Courses with future dates

  • Date Duration Subject Location Price
  • 09 Nov 20—12 Nov 20 4 days DP Awareness Course Rio de Janeiro BRL 5000.00 Unavailable
  • 16 Nov 20—20 Nov 20 5 days DP Awareness Course Aberdeen GBP 1550.00 Unavailable
  • 30 Nov 20—04 Dec 20 5 days DP Awareness Course Houston USD 2900.00 Book
  • 14 Dec 20—18 Dec 20 5 days DP Awareness Course Aberdeen GBP 1550.00 Unavailable
  • 11 Jan 21—15 Jan 21 5 days DP Awareness Course Aberdeen GBP 1550.00 Book
  • 01 Feb 21—04 Feb 21 4 days DP Awareness Course Rio de Janeiro BRL 5000.00 Book
  • 15 Feb 21—19 Feb 21 5 days DP Awareness Course Aberdeen GBP 1550.00 Book
  • 15 Mar 21—19 Mar 21 5 days DP Awareness Course Trondheim Grilstad NOK 19000.00 Book
  • 15 Mar 21—19 Mar 21 5 days DP Awareness Course Aberdeen GBP 1550.00 Book
  • 29 Mar 21—01 Apr 21 4 days DP Awareness Course Niteroi BRL 5000.00 Book
  • 03 May 21—06 May 21 4 days DP Awareness Course Niteroi BRL 5000.00 Book
  • 07 Jun 21—10 Jun 21 4 days DP Awareness Course Niteroi BRL 5000.00 Book
  • 21 Jun 21—25 Jun 21 5 days DP Awareness Course Trondheim Grilstad NOK 19000.00 Book

E-Learning courses

No e-learning courses are currently scheduled.