Automatic Radar Plotting Aids (ARPA)

This 4 day course is required for all deck officers of vessels equipped with ARPA and covers the set up and use of ARPA for collision avoidance and navigation. This course utilizes the AKPELNI Simulation Center. Trainees use commercial ARPA Equipment and Ship Simulators with landmasses, environmental effects and vessel returns. This course will satisfy the ARPA Training Requirements of STCW A-II/2 and A-II/1 for deck officers standing watch on an ARPA equipped vessel.

 Subjects Include:

 Review of Radar Plotting Techniques

 ARPA Theory

 ARPA Errors and Limitations

 Setting Up and Maintaining ARPA

 

Displays

How to Book

 

Please contact the Admissions and Recruitment Team if you require more information about this course or wish to book offline:

Tel: +62 24 844 6272
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Our office hours are (Jakarta time):
Monday - Thursday: 08.00 - 15.00
Friday 08.00 - 14.30

 

Prerequisites

Radar Observer
Basic computer knowledge.

Approvals

Director General of Sea Transportation

Assessment

100% attendance, written and practical assessment.