Who should attend: Masters, Chief Officers, 2nd Officers, 3rd Officers, Apprentice Officers/ Deck Cadets
Objectives and benefits: The aim of this course is to familiarize the participants with all the aspects of the COLREGs and how they are managed onboard. In addition, the participants will comprehend the importance of following the COLREGs – Rules of the road.
· Understand the importance of COLREGs.
· Outline the contents of COLREGs.
· Identify the actions to be taken when meeting other vessels, the requirements for maintaining a proper lookout in all conditions of visibility and how to avoid the risk of collision.
Legislation & References:
· Convention on the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea (COLREGs), published by the IMO, 1972
Video preview of: “1072 – COLREGs – Rules of the road”