Training for Maritime Pilots I ECDIS Online Training Course

ECDIS for Maritime Pilots

Course Description

SafeLearn offers an online training course on Electronic Chart Display and Information Systems (ECDIS), tailored for Maritime Pilots.

As an informative course and a familiarisation tool, ECDIS Training for Maritime Pilots is specifically designed for pilots operating the onboard ECDIS equipment, covering generic ECDIS training and type-specific modules for various manufacturers.

Generic module:

  • Standards and Requirements
  • ECDIS Overview
  • Electronic Charts
  •  Alert Management
  • Shiphandling with ECDIS

Type-specific module:

  • Introduction and Basics
  • ECDIS Setup
  • Shiphandling
  • Sensors and Alerts
  • Monitoring
  • Navigating Tools

Objectives & Structure

The objectives:

  • Understand the navigational functions of ECDIS;
  • Direct the selection of and assess relevant information;
  • Understand the potential errors of displayed data and the common errors of interpretation;
  • Explain why ECDIS should not be relied upon as the sole source of navigational information;
  • Be familiar with the features that are common to all ECDIS systems.

The structure:

  • Generic module: Navigating with ECDIS
  • Type-specific rules for various manufacturers

Course Details

  • Price incl. VAT – 116,00 €