Assessment OICNW-2-1A

Identify light configurations

Assessed in MT-2161 Rules of the Road


At night, on a vessel, a full mission ship simulator, or in a laboratory using a visual test (paper or projection), or using approved laboratory equipment.

Performance Requirements

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

Identify vessels through observation of their light configurations.

The candidate correctly identifies the situation or occupation of 18 of 20 vessels that have different light configurations.

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

Competence Knowledge, Understanding & Proficiency Task

Maintain a safe navigational watch

A2.1 Watchkeeping

Thorough knowledge of the content, application and intent of the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea, 1972, as amended

Identify light configurations

Published: 2016-10-28-04:00