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DP Induction Course - NI approved

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 propulsion units, types and configurations
  • Understand power supply, redundancy and management
  • Practice communication and watch handover procedures
 In order to confirm your reservation, we need some information/documents:
1 - Your passport number;
2 - Your full address, including zip code;
3 - Your COC OR a letter from your company OR from your training college indicating that you are on a STCW Certificate of competency course.
TARGET GROUP
Navigators, DP operator trainees and other users of DP systems who would like to start the Nautical Institute's DP Operator Certification Scheme.   FOR INFORMATION RELATING TO THE NI SCHEME, PLEASE VISIT: Nautical Institute Website

Guide for masters who are signing off DPOs logbooks:Guide for Masters

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DP Induction Course - Nautical Institute

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
  • 05 Oct 20—09 Oct 20 5 days DP Induction Course - NI approved Trondheim Grilstad NOK 18000.00 Unavailable
  • 05 Oct 20—09 Oct 20 5 days DP Induction Course - NI approved Aberdeen GBP 1550.00 Book
  • 12 Oct 20—16 Oct 20 5 days DP Induction Course - NI approved Houston USD 3400.00 Book
  • 19 Oct 20—23 Oct 20 5 days DP Induction Course - NI approved Trondheim Grilstad NOK 18000.00 Book
  • 02 Nov 20—06 Nov 20 5 days DP Induction Course - NI approved Houston USD 3400.00 Book
  • 09 Nov 20—13 Nov 20 5 days DP Induction Course - NI approved Rio de Janeiro BRL 5700.00 Book
  • 16 Nov 20—20 Nov 20 5 days DP Induction Course - NI approved Trondheim Grilstad NOK 18000.00 Book
  • 16 Nov 20—20 Nov 20 5 days DP Induction Course - NI approved Aberdeen GBP 1550.00 Book
  • 30 Nov 20—04 Dec 20 5 days DP Induction Course - NI approved Trondheim Grilstad NOK 18000.00 Book
  • 30 Nov 20—04 Dec 20 5 days DP Induction Course - NI approved Houston USD 3400.00 Book
  • 14 Dec 20—18 Dec 20 5 days DP Induction Course - NI approved Aberdeen GBP 1550.00 Book
  • 11 Jan 21—15 Jan 21 5 days DP Induction Course - NI approved Aberdeen GBP 1550.00 Book
  • 15 Feb 21—19 Feb 21 5 days DP Induction Course - NI approved Aberdeen GBP 1550.00 Book
  • 15 Mar 21—19 Mar 21 5 days DP Induction Course - NI approved Aberdeen GBP 1550.00 Book

E-Learning courses

No e-learning courses are currently scheduled.