International Oil & Gas Training Academy

Dynamic Positioning Awareness

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About this course

Target Audience

 

For personnel with a need for general knowledge of dynamic positioning other than DP watch keeping officers such as Diving Supervisors/Superintendants

 

 

Practical Content (%)          Theoretical Content (%)

30                                                70

 

Course Aims

Delegates will acquire general knowledge on the basic principals of DP and the advantages and limitations of DP Vessels

 

Course Content

  • Definitions and principals of DP
  • 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/DP operations
  • Communications

Delivery

 

Classroom based

 

 

Certification

ASET International Oil & Gas Training Academy Certificate

 

Minimum Instructor Qualification/Experience

ii/2 STCW CoC holder meeting the required standard for a Nautical Institute accredited DP Instructor

minimum 5 years experience in Industry

 

Min/Max 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.

 

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

Kevin Blair
KCA Deutag Technical Support Ltd 

Really good course which was greatly delivered

Ross Simpson
A W Training Services

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

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

Colin Crichton
Woodgroup PSN

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

Graham Speirs
Teekay Voyageur Production Ltd

Very informative and well taught

Connor Innes
Petrofac Training Ltd

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

Good lecturer that made everything clear

Matthew Thom
Wood Group PSN Ltd

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

Anjum Shafiq
BG Group

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

Tom Simpson
Wood Group PSN Ltd

Very informative, well presented

John Bey
Wood Group PSN Ltd

Excellent Instructor, thank you!

Klem Lipinski
NIIT Limited UK

Excellent course

Arthur Knipe
Bibby Ship Management (Western Europe) Ltd

Good course well presented

Simon Delvin
Aker Offshore Partner

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

Good course with very knowledgeable instructors

Ross Mackenzie
Private Delegate

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

Gilbert Duthie
Health and Safety Executive

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

Lecturing was very good, clear and concise

Martin Young
NIIT Limited UK

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

Very worthwhile course and enlightened with different approaches & various scenarios

William Aitken
Wood Group PSN Ltd

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

Alan Maclean
Dolphin Drilling Personnel Pte Ltd

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

Malcolm Anderson
Talisman Energy (UK)


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