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Pilots Professional Development

About this course

This tailor-made two-and-a-half-day course is primarily for experienced pilots who wish to further their knowledge of ship handling techniques or who may wish to investigate or experiment with different scenarios.  

Options may include working with twin screw vessels having either inward or outward turning propellers, or the utilisation of tugs in different configurations.

Course dates and availability

Courses are scheduled between March and November; please contact the admissions team for dates and availability. 

How to book

Please contact the admissions team if you require more information about this course or wish to book offline:

Tel: +44 (0)23 8201 5004
Email: ship.handling@solent.ac.uk  

Our office hours are (UK time):
Monday - Thursday: 08.30 - 17.00
Friday 08.30 - 16.30

Course information

Training towards

Further knowledge of ship handling techniques.

Assessment

Continual.

Teaching methods

Practical on scale manned models.