The ECDIS course is for navigators new to electronic charts or with some knowledge.
ECDIS training is mandatory for all watchkeeping officers under STCW.
The course runs for approximately 40 hours and normally run over 5 days or 4 days by prior arrangement for company specific training.
The course is a mix of tutor-lead sessions and providing underpinning knowledge, supporting exercises and simulator training carried out on our Transas Navi Sailor equipment.
There is an assessment on the final day of the course, with a Maritime NZ authorised certificate issued upon successful completion of the course exercises and the final assessment.