Ship Handling Simulator


The aim of this course is to give the trainees the experience of handling ships effectively and to be aware of all factors affecting the maneuvering and handling of ships. The trainees will be able to plan berthing, un-berthing and anchoring, taking into account the prevailing conditions of wind and tide.

  • Review of basic principles
  • Familiarization with the bridge
  • Standard maneuvers
  • Wind and current effects
  • Shallow water effects
  • Bank, channel and interaction effects
  • Berthing and un-berthing with and without tug
  • Anchoring and moorings
  • Planning and carrying out a voyage
Who should attend

Will Be Available Soon

Course Availability And Booking
Date Places Fee Book
21 November 2016 Yes 1100 US $
22 November 2016 Yes 1100 US $

Course Information

  • Next available date: 21 November 2016
  • Duration: 5 Days
  • Price: 1100 US $

  • Training towards: None
  • Approvals:
    • STCW required competencies: Maneuver the Ship (Table A-II/1)
    • Maneuver and Handle a Ship in All Conditions, (Table A-II/2)
    • Advanced Ship handling requirements for Master/Chief Mate
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Assessment: None
  • No. of trainees: 4-8-12