Course Length: 8 hours
Prerequisite: Must be certified as an original radar observer
Rating Forming Part of a navigational Watch Assessment Program is a 1-day USCG & STCW approved course that will have students demonstrate their competence to:
- Steer the ship and comply with helm orders in the English language
- Keep a proper look out by sight and hearing
- Contribute to monitoring and controlling a safe watch
Students who successfully complete the Rating Forming Part of a navigational Watch Assessment Program will satisfy the assessment requirements of Navigation Vessel Inspection Circular No. 06-14, for Rating Forming Part of a Navigational Watch, for the following assessments: 1.1.A, 1.1.B, 1.1.C, 1.2.A, 1.2.B, 1.2.C, 1.2.D, 1.2.E, 1.2.F, 1.2.G, 1.2.H, 1.2.I, 1.3.A, 1.3.B, 2.1.A, 2.1.B, 2.1.C, 3.1.A, 3.2.A, 3.3.A, 3.3.B, 3.4.A, 3.4.B, 3.5.A, 3.5.B, 3.6.A, and 3.6.B.