K-Pos Familiarisation

NI approved Dynamic Positioning (DP) Induction

K-Pos Familiarisation Course Overview

The K-Pos familiarisation course is an unaccredited course, designed to update participants on the principles of Dynamic Positioning, DP operations, DP watch keeping “best practice” and DP emergencies taking into account recent developments and current industry requirements and guidelines.

Entry Requirements

The K-Pos Familiarisation course is targeted at electrical or electronic engineers (ETOs) and maintenance personnel who are involved in periodic maintenance of the DP control system and have previously completed a DP Maintenance Course (SDP and/ or K-Pos). Withy refresher training advised to take place every two years.

K-Pos Familiarisation Course Content

The K-Pos Familiarisation course involves both theory and practical training on Modal Training’s KONGSBERG K-Sim Class C DP simulators. Our practical training allows you to build your own programme to fit individual needs. You will learn the following:

  • K-Pos system arrangement and DP Class Requirements
  • System Switch-on and Start-up
  • The Human Machine Interface, main functions and views
  • Alarms and message system
  • Sensor handling and sensor views
  • The DP system’s positioning capability
  • DP consequence analysis
  • Position reference systems ‐ GNSS and HIPAP
  • The DP system’s utilisation of position measurements and tests on position reference systems
  • The operator manuals.

Course Benefits

This course will familiarize qualified/trainee DP Operators with the latest Kongsberg K-Pos DP system.

Assessment Method

There is no assessment for this course, unless specifically requested by a client.

Course Details

Duration2.5 days

Key Info

Area of SkillDynamic Positioning courses
Training TypeClassroom and desktop simulator
Target AudienceQualified/trainee DP Operators

Courses run based on client time scale, contact us to book your place

Call: 01469 428449

Resulting Qualification / Documentation

Upon successfully completing the course Modal Training issue a Certificate of Completion.