Maritime, Offshore
& Ports Courses

K-Pos Familiarisation

2.5 Days

£750 + VAT

Overview

The K-Pos Familiarisation course updates delegates on the principles and operations of dynamic positioning, this includes the current industry requirements and guidelines.

Course Content

This course is a mix of both theory and practical training on our Kongsberg K-Sim Class C DP simulators. On this course the following topics are covered:

  • K-Pos system arrangement
  • 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.

Entry Requirements

This course is intended for electrical/electronic engineers and maintenance personnel who are involved with the dynamic positioning control system. Delegates must have previously completed a Dynamic Positioning Maintenance course, refresher training is advised to take place every two years.

Assessment Method

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

Course Benefits

This course will familiarise qualified/trainee Dynamic Positioning Operator’s with the latest Kongsberg K-Pos DP system.