Dynamic Positioning Awareness

About this course

Practical Content 30% Theoretical Content 70%

Target Audience:

 

For personnel with a need for general knowledge of dynamic positioning other than DP watch keeping officers such as Diving Supervisors/Superintendents, Shoreside management teams, Client Reps, etc.

 

 

Key Learning Outcomes:

  • Delegates will acquire general knowledge on the basic principles of DP and the advantages and limitations of DP vessels.

 

 

Course Content

  • Definitions and principles 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

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

 

Required Instructor Qualification/Experience

  • Nautical Institute approved Training Instructor..

 

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.

 


Very informative, well presented

John Bey
Wood Group PSN Ltd

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

Graham Speirs
Teekay Voyageur Production 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

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 lecturer that made everything clear

Matthew Thom
Wood Group PSN Ltd

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

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

Kevin Blair
KCA Deutag Technical Support Ltd 

Excellent course

Arthur Knipe
Bibby Ship Management (Western Europe) 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

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

Excellent Instructor, thank you!

Klem Lipinski
NIIT Limited UK

Lecturing was very good, clear and concise

Martin Young
NIIT Limited UK

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

Anjum Shafiq
BG Group

Really good course which was greatly delivered

Ross Simpson
A W Training Services

Very worthwhile course and enlightened with different approaches & various scenarios

William Aitken
Wood Group PSN Ltd

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

Malcolm Anderson
Talisman Energy (UK)

Good course with very knowledgeable instructors

Ross Mackenzie
Private Delegate

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

Alan Maclean
Dolphin Drilling Personnel Pte Ltd

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

Tom Simpson
Wood Group PSN Ltd

Very informative and well taught

Connor Innes
Petrofac Training 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

Good course well presented

Simon Delvin
Aker Offshore Partner

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

Gilbert Duthie
Health and Safety Executive


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