Sjökapten – Isnavigering (Polar Code basic)

Kurskod S3660013
Studiepoäng 1 1/2
Lärandemål

A trainee successfully completing this course will gain:
ability to contribute to safe operation of vessels in polar waters
understanding of ice characteristics and areas where different types of ice can be expected in the area of operation
understanding of vessel performance in ice and low air temperature
understanding of safe operations and ship manoeuvrability in ice
understanding to apply safe working practises and to respond to emergencies
understanding and awareness of correct crew preparation, working conditions and safety
understanding the need to ensure compliance with pollution prevention requirements and prevent environmental hazards
understanding skills to perform manoeuvres in order to safely operate ships in polar waters

Innehåll

– Regulations and standards
– ice nomenclature, characteristics and detection
– Vessel characteristics
– manoeuvering in ice
– passage planning and reporting
– icebreaker assistance
– vessel performance in polar waters/low air temperatures
– crew preparation, working conditions and safety
– environment

Närvaro

Mandatory

Vitsordsskala

Tvågradig skala (Godkänd/Underkänd)

Ämnesområde

Sjöfart

Utbildningsprogram

Utbildningsprogrammet för sjöfart

Examination

Direct observation of work activities in simulator exercises
Written exam

Kurslitteratur och studiematerial

International Maritime Organization (2016). Polar code: International code for ships operating in polar waters. (2016 edition.) London: International Maritime Organization.
course compendiums, Internet sources adviced by instructor

Dokumentering

Passed course will be noted in student´s records. Passed course entitles a course certificate.

Arbetsformer

Lectures, workshops and simulations

Utskriven 23 juli 2019 kl 19:08