Consilium develops and markets high-quality products and systems in safety, navigation and automation. The company qualitative goal is to offer the best customer value on the market in terms of product quality and function, high reliability of supply, global service and support, and an optimised cost structure. Consilium has a presence in the world’s important countries in shipbuilding, shipping and the oil and gas industry, and has built up a global sales and service organisation encompassing 19 countries. The Company also has contracted sales and service representatives in more than 50 countries.
The Consilium ECDIS type-specific training course provides officers with the system knowledge required to use this ECDIS for watchkeeping in accordance with the regulations of STCW and the ISM Code. The guided tutorial, with a duration of approx. 16 hours, covers the equipment familiarisation requirements of IMO Model Course 1.27 and MCA MIN-503(M) for the functions and controls of the Consilium ECDIS .
The course structure is as follows:
- Module 1: User Interface
- Module 2: ECDIS Basic Features
- Module 3: Chart Work
- Module 4: Sensors
- Module 5: Route Planning
- Module 6: Route Monitoring
- Module 7: Chart Maintenance
- Module 8: Data Managment and Backup Arrangements
- Module 9: Navigational Tools and other related Information
A course booking provides you with a three week time frame to complete the course, repeating Modules where necessary, and to use the "FreePlay" Mode, which allows you to practice freely on the manufacturer's original, type-approved, software. The courseware includes a final test of no more than 1 hour duration, which can also be repeated, leading to an individual certificate.