Vessel Maintainer NI DP
Vessel Maintainer
Vessel Maintainer
Vessel Maintainer
This course is designed to provide technical staff with the knowledge required to understand the redundancy concept for DP operations. The course is for technical staff that have a good knowledge of ships systems and therefore only covers the redundancy aspect of on-board systems to ensure safe DP operations.

Duration: 5 Days / 28 hours

Language: English

Mininum Enrollment: 3 participants

To provide the student the following: 

–Understanding of the theoretical and practical operation of DP systems

–Technical understanding of the component parts of the DP and associated systems

–An understanding of the limitations of equipment and the effects of equipment failures

–An understanding of the limitations and the effects of incorrect operation of the systems

–An understanding of work which can safely be undertaken with and without the help of equipment manufacturers, and more importantly, when to stop before affecting the vessels capability to perform DP operations or redundancy

–The ability to fault find within the DP system and its components

–Familiarisation with FMEAs and the philosophy of system redundancy

–An improved ability to operate the Engine Room and DP equipment in a safe and competent manner

–An understanding of MTS vessel design philosophy and MTSfundamentals

–An understanding of cross connections and effect on redundancy

–This course covers DP knowledge and vessel / Type Specific onboard equipment training.