Sea Term II - Deck

Course Description

Provides an opportunity for cadets to obtain sea service as an officer in charge of a navigational watch in a structured shipboard training program which is compliant with Chapter II of STCW and the requirements of 46 CFR Subpart C. The training uses a building block approach, bringing the cadet up to an acceptable level of proficiency in each area of required competence. Shipboard training is closely integrated with the shore-based academic curriculum at the Academy. The Sophomore Sea Term focuses upon all facets of shipboard operations and provides cadets an opportunity to practice terrestrial navigation skills.

Learning Objectives

Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the following STCW elements:

Other Objectives

Proficiencies 1-3B Chart Selection, 1-3C Route Planning, and 1-7A Read Barometric Pressure may be attempted on Sea Term II, but must be completed by the end of Sea Term IV.

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