Boat Handling Maneuvering Simulator

Course Code: MSS 272

Duration: 40 Hr. 5D

Course Objectives:

The purpose of this course is to develop skills to handle and utilizing the best practice in different types of boats at various circumstances. Candidates will grow up their knowledge about towing operation and towing limitations.

Course Outline:

Course Outline:

  • Type of boats and tugs (Single Screw and Twin Screw, V.S., AZ, Conventional).
  • Boat safety and interaction between ships.
  • Pivot point and forces effects.
  • Towing equipment and limitations.
  • Communication skills.
  • Combating oil spills.
  • Seaman ship techniques and boat skipper best practice.

Simulator Exercises:

The course is covered by multi-simulated exercises in different environmental conditions with different types of boats, barges and ships (Dual Simulation) covering the above subjects.  

Course Approval:

  • Port Authorities.

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