Course length: 80 hours
Officer in Charge of a Navigation Watch Assessment is a 10-day USCG & STCW approved course where students will successfully demonstrate their competence to:
- plan and conduct Plan and Conduct a Passage and Determine Position
- Maintain a Safe Navigational Watch
- Use of Radar and ARPA to Maintain the Safety of Navigation
- Transmit and Receive Information by Visual Signaling
- Maneuver the Ship
- Monitor the loading, stowage, securing, care during the voyage and the unloading of cargoes
- Inspect and report defects and damage to cargo spaces, hatch covers and ballast tanks
- Ensure compliance with pollution- prevention requirements
- Maintain seaworthiness of the ship
- Application of leadership and team working skills.
Students who successfully complete Officer in Charge of a Navigational Watch Assessment will satisfy the assessment for Officer in Charge of a Navigational Watch Assessment to be conducted for mariners who are not currently enrolled in any of your approved courses: Task No. 1.1.A, 1.1.B, 1.1.C, 1.1.D, 1.1.E, 1.1.F, 1.2.A, 1.2.B, 1.2.C, 1.3.A, 1.3.B, 1.3.C, 1.4.C, 1.4.D, 1.5.A, 1.7.A, 1.7.B, 1.7.C, 1.7.D, 1.7.E, 1.8.A, 1.8.B, 1.9.A, 1.9.B, 1.10.G, 2.1.A, 2.1.B, 2.1.C, 2.1.D, 2.1.E, 2.1.F, 2.1.G, 2.3.A, 2.3.B, 2.3.C, 2.4.A, 2.5.A, 2.6.A, 2.7.A, 2.7.B, 2.7.C, 2.7.D, 2.7.E, 2.7.F, 2.7.G, 3.2.A, 3.2.B, 3.3.A, 3.3.B, 3.4.A, 3.4.B, 3.4.C, 3.4.D, 3.4.E, 3.4.F, 3.4.G 3.4.H, 5.1.A, 5.2.A, 5.3.A, 9.2.A, 9.3.A, 12.1.A, 12.2.A, 12.3.A, 18.1.A, 18.2.A and 18.3.A.