Dynamic Positioning Induction/basic
|29 Aug - 01 Sep 2022||08:30 - 16:30||£1,343.00 + VAT||Marine Training Centre||6|
|19 Sep - 22 Sep 2022||08:30 - 16:30||£1,343.00 + VAT||Marine Training Centre||3|
|17 Oct - 20 Oct 2022||08:30 - 16:30||£1,343.00 + VAT||Marine Training Centre||6|
|07 Nov - 10 Nov 2022||08:30 - 16:30||£1,343.00 + VAT||Marine Training Centre||6|
|28 Nov - 01 Dec 2022||08:30 - 16:30||£1,343.00 + VAT||Marine Training Centre||6|
About this course
• 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.
- 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
Each delegate will undertake an online Nautical Institute multiple-choice examination to demonstrate they have achieved the key learning outcomes listed above.
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.
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
Toby has a wealth of knowledge and experience on the subject of DP. He delivers the course very well.
Excellent course and well instructed. Facilities on campus are excellent.
The course was excellent in delivery and content and I will recommend others for the course.
Course was very well presented. All tutors were very helpful and friendly.
NG Bailey Limited
Excellent course, right duration and opportunity for hands on switching exposure.
Instructor very experienced and knowledgeable. Good set up in Switch room/training area.
Excellent course, well presented by the Instructor. Course certainly makes you think (which is good).
Instructors were excellent from start to end. Course was enjoyable – would recommend.
A well run course with the mix of theory and practical. Totally met my expectations. Facilities was very good with plenty of equipment & tools.
Excellent course which was both interesting and essential to my offshore role, would definitely recommend.
Very well explained and detailed course, learnt a lot.
Stork Technical Services
Steve was very helpful, knows what he is talking about and communicates it well. Very good practical side to the course.
MJ HVAC ltd
Very enjoyable course. Learnt and refreshed a lot of knowledge. Ian explains things very well and makes it easy to understand.
KCA Deutag Drilling
Excellent course – by far the best I have been on. Good mix of practical and theory. Instructor very knowledgeable and good training method.
Course was organised very well. Tutors were very knowledgeable and helpful.
Excellent materials provided, delivery of content excellent – clear and concise.
Found this course very beneficial and I feel I will benefit from the knowledge gained from the instructor on this course in my workplace. Would definitely recommend to others.
Macduff Shellfish Ltd
Good course and made very enjoyable through the amount of hands on experience we got.
The plant area is an excellent training area. Useful for training in a safe and clean environment.
Great coaching from the Instructor who guided me well and shared experiences.
Very good course – lots of practical work.
Excellent set up and scenarios. Very experienced Instructors.
Thoroughly enjoyed the course and feel I have learnt a lot
A very competent and experienced team. Assessor was first class and his previous experience was very clear. I will recommend ASET to my team and my company for OIM Assessment.
Good well instructed course. Team were excellent and made me fully at ease.
John James Penman
Well structured. Excellent feedback and advice from the assessor.
Chrysaor E & P Services UK
Excellent and informative.
Good course produced, great setup of facilities and the instructor was very knowledgeable of all tests received.
arine “Very good interaction with the class by lecturer. Toby is knowledgeable, experienced and informative individual. His teaching techniques and approach to the subject are clear and precise. Toby has the ability to share the knowledge, technical and practical experience at its best to the students. I will look forward to participating in DP courses in the future.
The course instructor was highly knowledgeable, described all methods of the course in a very easy way to understand. Overall excellent.
The changes to this course very welcome. Ian has time to explain best practice and even corrected a few bad habits he noticed. Very happy this is probably the best course associated with my job.
Thoroughly enjoyed the course and the way it was ran. Plenty of opportunities to work as a team and experience the new simulator.
“Highly professional course, very helpful instructors who have delivered substantial relevant knowledge within the scope of all discussed issues/topics and were always there to answer any questions and clarify any uncertainties. I will definitely recommend this course and ASET Training Academy to all my friends and also will be very happy to refresh the course in five years time.
Course was very good. Would recommend to others
Course well-presented / managed with COVID restrictions in place.
TAQA Bratani Ltd
Instructor was a subject matter expert and a fountain of knowledge.