Training for the course can be completed online in our live instructor led sessions, the final assessment will need to be taken face to face once restrictions have lifted. This can be accommodated free at either our Plymouth or London classrooms or can be arranged locally at your base for an extra charge.
One of the two modules of the Level 3 Award in Maritime Studies: Use of Radar and Electronic Chart Systems in Code Vessels. The award meets the training requirements of the 2014 Workboat code and it's content is similar to the MCA Small Ships Navigation and Radar course.
Please contact us to book both modules together at a reduced price of £850.
Pre-requisites: Previous navigational experience to Day Skipper standard. Previous seagoing experience and seatime fulfilling MCA’s requirements for Commercial Vessels. Duration: 2 1/2 days Course content: Understanding the regulations and guidance on the use of radar found on Domestic and Code vessels. The principles of operation, including limitations, of radar found on Domestic and Code vessels. Be able to set up a radar system for operational and operate radar for navigation, including collision avoidance.