The Dynamic Positioning (DP) Awareness course is an unaccredited course, designed to give participants an understanding of the basic principles of Dynamic Positioning, it’s advantages, limitations and common failure modes.
There are no entry requirements to the Dynamic Positioning (DP) Awareness course. This course is intended for Technical inspectors, fleet managers and other office or client personnel who would benefit from a greater knowledge about dynamic positioning systems.
The Dynamic Positioning (DP) Awareness course involves both theory and practical training on Modal Training’s KONGSBERG K-Sim Class C DP simulators.
In addition to introducing participants to the basic principles surrounding DP and the advantages and limitations of the different systems, this course will also cover Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA) and has more of a focus on rules and regulations than the DP Appreciation course. After successfully completing the course participants will be able to:
The course is delivered in English and requires participants to have a good standard of verbal and written English, including industry relevant terminology.
Provides a more detailed introduction to dynamic positioning, and it’s role in modern seafaring. Participants may want to consider our 2 day DP Appreciation course if they require a less thorough understanding.