Assessment OICNW-1-4B

Use of GPS position save function

Assessed in MT-4371 Sea Term IV: Marine Transportation


On a ship underway, or a full mission ship simulator, or in a navigation laboratory, using a GPS receiver which meets IMO performance standards, when hearing “Man Overboard.”

Performance Requirements

Behavior Standard
The student will: During assessment, the student shall, at a minimum:

Activate the man overboard/emergency position save function.

The ship’s position is saved or recorded within one minute of hearing “Man Overboard.”

Supports Table A-II/1 officer in charge of a navigation watch

Competence Knowledge, Understanding & Proficiency Task

Plan and conduct a passage and determine position

A1.04 Electronic system of position fixing and navigation

Ability to determine the ship’s position by use of electronic navigational aids

Use of GPS position save function

Published: 2016-10-28-04:00