Pilot Boarding Operations

3D Fleet Learn
50 minutes
Avg. rating 4.6

Pilot Boarding Operations

3D Fleet Learn
50 minutes
Avg. rating 4.6

Pilots come onboard ships to assist the Master navigate a ship in the most efficient and safe manner in the specific area and ensure safe arrivals and departures from ports. Pilot boarding is hence considered a crucial operation. Various factors affect this operation deeming whether it will be successful or result in a casualty or disaster. International rules and regulations have stipulated the requirements for pilot boarding arrangements in order to ensure successful pilotage operations and reduce the risk to life.

In this course, we will look at the key areas of pilot boarding and the ways in which this operation can be conducted safely.
We will explore the international regulations and best practices as well as the maintenance and rigging of the pilot ladders to ensure they are as safe as possible for use during boarding.

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Deck Operations Human Resource Regulations and Policies Risk Management

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3D Fleet Learn

3D Fleet Learn is an innovative training company providing high quality education material designed to be engaging and meet the needs of modern seafarers. We use a mix of live action and 3D graphics to engage learners with real-world shipping scenarios and expert knowledge to ensure maximum impact and enjoyment of the lessons.

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  3. Language: English
  4. Length: 50 minutes
  5. Intended for: This course is intended for all seafarers regardless of rank taking part in pilot boarding operations.
  6. Reference: Based on parts of SOLAS, Consolidated Edition 2020, IMO Resolution A.1108(29), and IMO Resolution A.1045(27).
  7. Last Updated: January 30, 2023

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