Maritime, Offshore
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NI accredited Dynamic Positioning Induction

4 Days

£1,100 + VAT


The Dynamic Positioning Induction course is accredited by the Nautical Institute (NI) and is the first phase in gaining a NI Dynamic Positioning Operator’s Certificate.

Course Content

This course is made up of 80% theory and 20% practical training on Modal Training’s Kongsberg K-Sim Class C DP simulator. The following topics are covered:

  • Principles of DP
  • Elements of the DP system
  • Practical operation of the DP system
  • Position reference systems
  • Environment sensors and ancillary equipment
  • Power generation and supply and propulsion
  • DP operations.

Entry Requirements

Delegates are responsible for ensuring that entry requirements are met. However, documentation will be checked before training takes place. To see whether you meet the requirements, please visit the Nautical Institute Dynamic Positioning Accreditation and Certification Standard website

Assessment Method

Delegates will complete an online multiple choice examination on site. Upon completion Modal Training will issue a certificate of completion and an NI DP operator’s logbook.

Course Benefits

Delegates will gain practical experience in an environment close to reality on our Kongsberg simulators.

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