This test is for Norwegian Deck officers and Engineers that lack sufficient seatime to renew their certificates. As this test is for Norwegian officers only, the test is only available in Norwegian.
The test is approved by the Norwegian Maritime Authority and provides former sailors, or others that do not meet the requirement for seatime, an alternative to document competence required for renewal of certificates.
Duration of the test is 8 hours inlcuding written examination and 5 hours assessment in simulator. Familiarization is not included in the 8 hours.
Topics covered in the test inlcude:
|Planning and executing safe voyage||Operation propulsion plant systems|
|Safe watch||Safe engineering watch|
|Emergency handling||Preparation, operation, condition monitoring, troubleshooting various systems|
|Manouvering||Safe work practises and documentation|
|Loading/unloading and inspection of cargo||Managing, planning and handling fuel, ballast etc.|
|Laws and regulations||Laws and regulations|
The test is in accordance with NMA’s ‘Emneplan for sertifikatprøve for dekks- og maskinoffiserer’. It is also in accordance with STCW A-I/11.1.3.