ABC of the Manoeuvre - The Rudders

1 hour and 12 minutes
Avg. rating 4.4

ABC of the Manoeuvre - The Rudders

1 hour and 12 minutes
Avg. rating 4.4

'The rudders' is a topic to be known absolutely to proceed in the study of ship handling. Over the years, while maintaining its function, this navigational aid has undergone changes and improvements that have made it more reliable and performing.

Upon completing this course, the candidate will understand the rudder's characteristics and their correct use in manoeuvring.

The learning outcomes of the course will include an introduction to "The Rudders", how the rudders work, steering gear room, autopilot and navigation chart, rudder types, the manoeuvrability of a ship, the turning circle, emergency manoeuvre and the rudder in the practice of the manoeuvre.

Topics in this Course

Navigation Risk Management Ship Handling and Manoeuvring

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  2. Language: English
  3. Length: 1 hour and 12 minutes
  4. Intended for: Captains, officers and students.
  5. Reference: Based on parts of IMO resolution a.601(15) - SOLAS chapter v safety of navigation - SOLAS chapter III, regulation 53 - IMO & ICAO (IAMSAR) manual III - IMO resolution msc.137(76) standards for ship manoeuvrability.
  6. Last Updated: October 10, 2023

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