Passage Planning with ECDIS

By Alex Pipchenko | 30 June 2019

Days of access: 91

This course intends to provide the knowledge, skill, and understanding of passage planning with ECDIS and electronic charts data handling to the thorough extent needed to safely navigate vessels whose primary means of navigation is ECDIS. The course emphasizes specific requirements to passage planning, calculation of safety limits, usage of available data layers, and their appropriate update.

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Chief Mate

Deck Officer

2nd Mate

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7 online modules

Course Modules

1 Legal requirements and common deficiencies

2 Charts presentation and reliability

3 Sensors and navigational functions

4 Route analysis and ECDIS update

5 Safety limits and settings

6 Alert management

7 Route planning and monitoring

Regulations and Guidlines:

SOLAS, Chapter V

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

IMO Model Course 1.27 Operational use of Electronic Chart Display and Information Systems (ECDIS)

MSC 232(82) Revised performance standards for Electronic Chart Display and Information Systems (ECDIS)

MSC 1503 ECDIS – Guidance for good practice

INTERTANKO Guide to Safe Navigation (including ECDIS)

Course Content

Legal requirements and common deficiencies

Route analysis and ECDIS update

Alert management

Navigational risk assessment

Safety limits and use of navigational functions 

Route planning and monitoring with ECDIS

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