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Ship Handling and Emergency Procedures

About this course

This course meets the principles laid down in IMO Resolution A960 Section 5. The aim is to enable participants to develop their skills and understanding of the principles and practices of ship handling with emphasis on emergency procedures and manoeuvres which includes steering, engine and bow thruster failures.

The course consists of concentrated periods of practical exercises in the scaled models supported by a series of lectures, which can be tailored to suit individual student needs and may also include interaction and escort towage principles using radio controlled tugs if required.

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

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