Dynamic Positioning Induction/basic

Duration 4 days
Time 08:30 - 16:30
Cost £1,343.00 + VAT
Venue North East Scotland College

Availability

Date Time Cost Venue Places  
30 Aug - 02 Sep 2021 08:30 - 16:30 £1,343.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 3
20 Sep - 23 Sep 2021 08:30 - 16:30 £1,343.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 6
18 Oct - 21 Oct 2021 08:30 - 16:30 £1,343.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 6
08 Nov - 11 Nov 2021 08:30 - 16:30 £1,343.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 6
29 Nov - 02 Dec 2021 08:30 - 16:30 £1,343.00 + VAT North East Scotland College 6

About this course

Practical Content 40% Theoretical Content 60%

Target Audience:

• Personnel intending to become Dynamic Positioning Operators
• Prospective DPO’s, who are in the process of training for an STCW certificate can start the DP scheme and complete all the elements, but cannot apply for the DP certificate until they hold an appropriate STCW certificate

Key Learning Outcomes:

• To provide personnel, who are moving into a Dynamic Positioning role, with a comprehensive theoretical understanding and some practical hands on skills in relation to Dynamic Positioning operations to the Nautical Institute standard. On completion of this course delegates will be required to attend the next stage of training “Dynamic Position Simulator/Advanced” per the Nautical Institute requirement.

Course Content:

  • Definitions and principles of Dynamic Positioning
  • Types and configuration of thruster units
  • Position reference systems
  • Computer operation
  • Concept of redundancy
  • Power management systems
  • Simulated exercises
  • Limitations of position reference systems
  • DP case studies involving problems
  • UTM co-ordinates
  • DP checklists
  • Operational capability graphs
  • Diving practices
  • Problems associated with diving/ Dynamic Positioning operations
  • Communications

Assessment:

Each delegate will undertake an online Nautical Institute multiple-choice examination to demonstrate they have achieved the key learning outcomes listed above.

Delivery:
Course delegates will undertake realistic and live DP operational tasks in typical marine situations using the very latest Kongsberg K-Sim DP NI Class B High Fidelity Simulator,which features 120 degree panoramic view and Class C desktop interactive simulation meeting the very latest Nautical Institute standards.

Certification:


ASET International Oil & Gas Training Academy Certificate - recognised and approved by the Nautical Institute which leads towards the internationally recognised Nautical Institute Dynamic Positioning Operators Certificate

Required Instructor Qualification/Experience:

• II/2 STCW CoC Certificate
• Minimum 5 years experience in Marine Operations
• Nautical Institute approved Training Instructor


Min/Max Number of Delegates:


1/6, course duration and times may vary depending on delegate numbers.


Notes to Customers:


To set up a course specifically for your company or if the dates above are not suitable please contact the ASET Customer Service Team for additional dates.

Pre course entry qualifications:
Delegates will be required to provide evidence in one of the following areas:
• Certification in Regulation II/1 – II/2 – II/3 Deck and Regulation III/1 – III/2 – III/3 Engine.
• Recognized and equivalent marine vocational qualifications


This course has given me a lot more understanding of pressure testing and will be very useful in the future

Colin Crichton
Woodgroup PSN

Really good set up in this course and exceeded my original expectations. Will definitely recommend to others. Training and coaching was second to none and more importantly realistic

Darren Honeyman
Talisman Sinopec Energy Uk Ltd

Course very informative, Lecturer knowledgeable and professional with effective means of imparting knowledge

Gilbert Duthie
Health and Safety Executive

Very informative and well taught

Connor Innes
Petrofac Training Ltd

Really good course which was greatly delivered

Ross Simpson
A W Training Services

Excellent facilities, excellent support from ASET team, would recommend ASET without hesitation

Malcolm Anderson
Talisman Energy (UK)

The lecturer was very knowledgeable and extremely helpful with the course content as well as providing lots of good information above and beyond the requirements which gave me an insight into the world of DP

Sam Wood
Gulfmark UK Ltd

Very happy with this course, it has brought up my level of understanding

Tom Simpson
Wood Group PSN Ltd

Excellent course

Arthur Knipe
Bibby Ship Management (Western Europe) Ltd

Excellent course with realistic situations. Great use of feedback after excercises.

Graham Speirs
Teekay Voyageur Production Ltd

Excellent Instructor, thank you!

Klem Lipinski
NIIT Limited UK

Great course, valuable lessons learned. The experience and knowledge shared is of great benefit

Alan Maclean
Dolphin Drilling Personnel Pte Ltd

Good course with very knowledgeable instructors

Ross Mackenzie
Private Delegate

Very informative, well presented

John Bey
Wood Group PSN Ltd

Thoroughly enjoyed this course, it has been extremely useful and I will take all of the learning back to my own facilities. Materials and environment were all excellent as were the ASET team

Warren O’Neill
BG Group

Lecturing was very good, clear and concise

Martin Young
NIIT Limited UK

Very worthwhile course and enlightened with different approaches & various scenarios

William Aitken
Wood Group PSN Ltd

Lecturer was very thorough throughout course. Enjoyed having the chance to improve original skills and learn from an experienced person

Sean Burrows
Quick Flange UK

Although being apprehensive about attending the course, I was made to feel at ease and enjoyed the overall experience. I would not hesitate to recommend to others

Roger Murray
Petrojarl Floating Production (uk) Ltd

Great course especially the simulator. Good that the lecturer has past and ongoing practical experience

Kevin Blair
KCA Deutag Technical Support Ltd 

Instructors were very knowledgeable and good training. Very good practical training

Anjum Shafiq
BG Group

Good course well presented

Simon Delvin
Aker Offshore Partner

Good lecturer that made everything clear

Matthew Thom
Wood Group PSN Ltd


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