Assessment OICNW-3-2E

Designate targets

Assessed in MT-3222 Automatic Radar Plotting Aids (ARPA)


On an operational ARPA that meet the standards of 33 CFR 164.38 (or an ARPA simulator that meets applicable national and international performance standards for ARPA), with the ARPA on the 12 mile scale.

Performance Requirements

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

Designate two acquired targets.

Designated two of the acquired targets for an alphanumeric display of the target information within 10 seconds for each target.

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

Competence Knowledge, Understanding & Proficiency Task

Use of radar and ARPA to maintain safety of navigation

A3.3 Principal types of ARPA, their display characteristics, performance standards and the dangers of over-reliance on ARPA

Designate targets

Published: 2016-10-28-04:00