Radar Navigation

By Learnmarine | 30 September 2020

Days of access: 91

This course is developed with respect to the guidelines given in IMO Model Courses 1.07, 1.08 "Radar navigation at operational / management level". It covers such topics as Radar theory basics and display setup, IMO performance standards for RADAR and ARPA equipment, use of RADAR for navigation (parallel indexing, LOP position fixing, control of position at anchor), use of RADAR as a collision avoidance tool.

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Chief Mate

Deck Officer

2nd Mate

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5 online modules

Course Modules

1 Basic theory and radar setup

2 Legal requirements

3 Radar use for navigation

4 Radar plotting techniques

5 ARPA Simulator Tutorial

Regulations and Guidlines:

SOLAS, Chapter V

The International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW)

IMO Model Course 1.07 - Radar Navigation, Radar Plotting and use of ARPA Radar Navigation at Operational Level

IMO Resolution MSC.192(79): Adoption of the Revised Performance Standards for Radar Equipment

Course Content

Basic theory and radar setup

Use of radar equipment for navigation

Regulatory requirements for radar equipment

Radar plotting and use of ARPA

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