Operations in Polar Waters - Machinery and Engineering

Marine Insight 28 minutes

This course gives additional training for operations in polar waters, underpinning the knowledge gained during STCW polar courses. In this course, deck officers will be given guidance and advice on machinery and engineering in polar waters. This course is not meant to be conducted instead of an approved STCW course, but as an additional training course for onboard learning.

Upon completion of this course, the candidate will have an understanding of engineering and machinery in polar waters.

Learning Outcomes:
• Identify the requirements for machinery and construction for vessels engaged in voyages in polar waters.
• Understand the preparations and management of the vessel and machinery for operations in polar climates.


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  2. Price: Certificate issuing cost $29.99.
    Included in business subscription.
  3. Language: English
  4. Length: 28 minutes
  5. Intended for: This course is intended for all engineering officers and crew expecting to conduct operations in polar waters and wanting to refresh knowledge gained on the Polar Code courses.
  6. Reference: Resolution A.1024(26). The Polar Code.