Assessment OICNW-2-1C

Identify sound signals

Assessed in MT-2161 Rules of the Road


In restricted visibility, on a vessel, a full mission ship simulator, or using approved laboratory equipment, written or audible test.

Performance Requirements

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

Identify vessels by hearing their required sound signals.

The candidate correctly identifies the situation or occupation of 9 of 10 vessels sounding different required sound signals.

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 sound signals

Published: 2016-10-28-04:00