Courses for seafarers in Odessa
After completing courses for seafarers at the Black Sea Training Center in Odessa, crew members of ships get the opportunity to confirm that their qualifications allow them to fulfill their job duties.
What are the programs developed by the specialists of the Black Sea Training Center In order for the student who completed the course to become the owner of a legitimate maritime certificate, the training and training center of the BTC in Odessa made efforts to develop appropriate programs.
They fully meet the requirements for the minimum level of professional competence stipulated by the 1978 Maritime STCW Convention.
Radar Navigation, Radar Plotting and Use of ARPA (Operational level)(А-IІ/1, А-I/12 п. п. 4,5, B-I/12 п. п. 2-35)
Bridge Resourse Management (operational level)(А-ІІ/1, А-І/12 п .п. 1,2, A-VIII/2 ч. 3, ч.4, ч.4-1, B-I/12 п. п. 68-69, В-VIII/2 ч. 4-1).
Navigation using radar, radar plotting and ARPA, teamwork on the bridge, search and rescue (management level)
Use of electronic chart navigation and informative systems (ECDIS) (A-II / 1, A-II / 2, A-II / 3 A-I / 12 p. 1, 2, BI / 12 p. 36- 66)
Preparation for cargo operations on gas tankers under the expanded program. (V/1-2 p.p. 3, 4), A-V/1-2 p. 2)
The commanding officer responsible for the protection of the vessel (Ship Security Officer) (VI/5 p. 1, A-VI/5)
Courses at BTC Odessa
Within the framework of the General training, it is planned to train:
- shipboard officers - the implementation of medical care on board the ship, provided for by the International Medical Guide for Ships;
- first aid skills, which are especially needed on ships that do not provide for the presence of medical personnel;
- behavioral skills important in the event of a fire on board;
- specialists who have to manage fast rescue boats, lifeboats, life rafts
- all seafarers - the minimum necessary skills to ensure safety.
The Ship Security courses are designed to prepare the ship's command and rating personnel for their respective duties.
The training of navigators provides for the improvement of skills:
- ship management;
- navigation using radar, ARPA, radar;
- ECDIS applications;
- watchkeeping on the bridge;
- search and rescue operations;
- coordination of actions of the crew, unorganized persons.
Training of seafarers to perform duties on tankers of various types is possible within the framework of initial and advanced programs that allow them to become proficient the skills that are needed to:
- carry out cargo, ballast operations;
- wash with crude oil;
- operate the inert gas system.
Within the framework of training programs for the requirements set by shipping companies, seafarers acquire the skills to:
- conduct operations related to the transport of dangerous goods;
- required by personnel on passenger ships;
- lead and work in a team;
- manage people who find themselves in a crisis situation, including unorganized ones.
Marine engineers and electro engineers at the training courses at the Black Sea Training Center have the opportunity to improve the skills required:
- for the operation of high-voltage ship equipment;
- to keep watch in the engine room, to manage the watch staff.