Assessment OICNW-2-3H

BRM Condition III – establish a bridge team

Assessed in MT-4253 Watchkeeping using Full-Mission Bridge Simulator


On a ship at sea or a full mission ship simulator during an exercise at sea, to establish a bridge team to monitor the vessel’s navigation and determine the risk or danger of collision with all vessels.

Performance Requirements

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

Determine the number of officers required safely navigating the vessel and assigning individual officers specific duties and functions as part of the bridge team.

Officers were assigned to the following tasks:

  1. Conning;
  2. Lookout
  3. Collision avoidance; and
  4. Navigation;
  5. Communication; and,
  6. Administration.

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

Competence Knowledge, Understanding & Proficiency Task

Maintain a safe navigational watch

A2.7 Bridge resource management

Knowledge of bridge resource management principles, including:

  1. allocation, assignment, and prioritization of resources
  2. effective communication
  3. assertiveness and leadership
  4. obtaining and maintaining situational awareness
  5. consideration of team experience

BRM Condition III – establish a bridge team

Published: 2016-10-28-04:00