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Dynamic Positioning (DP) Appreciation course

Course Overview

Course Content

This course involves both theory and practical training on Modal Training's KONGSBERG K-Sim Class C DP simulators.

The course is delivered in English and requires participants to have a good standard of verbal and written English, including industry relevant terminology.

Course Benefits

Provides a broad overview of dynamic positioning, and it's role in modern seafaring. For a more in depth introduction, participants may want to consider our 4 day DP Awareness course. 

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements. This course is intended for:

  • People who serve on board DP vessels who need a basic understanding of the DP system e.g. Drive Superintendents.
  • Onshore staff who would benefit from a basic knowledge of dynamic positioning e.g. Fleet managers, client/office/project or technical personnel. 

Further Details



Area of Skill

Dynamic Positioning Courses

Training Type

Classroom and desktop simulator

Why Modal Training
Strategically positioned at the heart of the Humber Energy Estuary, we are the UK’s first centre for integrated, multimodal logistics training.