DP Department

DP Induction course

Course enrollment for next week normally stops on Friday at 17:00 and available every working day from 10:00 to 17:00.

Course starts each Monday from 09:00 and finished 17:00 on Friday COB.

All enrolled participants have online access to teaching materials starting from Friday 17:00, including weekend days.

For all additional cases, please, contact us in written by email.


Nautical Institute approved.

Course level:


Here is the example of course delivery when instructor has a face to face with trainee a part of in a class practical explanations.

Teaching language:


This is an example of our theory supportive presentations available for our trainees during and after the course.

Course objective:

Acquiring theoretical knowledge and practical skills while operating dynamic positioning system, including the use and adjustment of DP system, auxiliary equipment and positioning reference systems;  recognition and response on emergency, warning and information messages; knowledge of DP related ship’s systems; knowledge of existing environmental conditions of wind, sea state, current and vessel movement.

Course content:  

  • Principles of DP.
  • Elements of the DP system.
  • The practical operation of the DP system.
  • Position reference systems.
  • Environment sensors and ancillary equipment.
  • Power generation and supply and propulsion.
  • DP operations.
  • Entry requirements: Every participant must qualify according to STCW Regulations II/1 – II/2 – II/3 for deck officers or Regulations III/1 – III/2 – III/3 – III/6 for engine officers.

Course participants:


Simulator details:

DP tutors K-POS ver. 7.0.

Course duration:

5 working days.

Course booking

Registration for this course is carried out:

109 office

Pastera 16, Str.




Tel: 00380 67 487 0605

Course price:

for details contact us.

Required Course Documents:

Download and fill in personal info file. Completed form must be sent to Course Admin.

Our in-class schedule

Remote Learning Legal Framework

Course Lesson plan and teaching materials