Accession Number:

ADA159765

Title:

Guidelines for Simulator-Based Marine Pilot Training Programs

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL MARITIME RESEARCH CENTER KINGSPOINT NY COMPUTER AIDED OPERATIONS RESEARCH FACILITY

Report Date:

1985-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

99.0

Abstract:

This report contains information relating to the proper use of a shiphandlingship bridge simulator by marine pilots for training purposes. It identifies a number of pilot skills that should be considered for acquisition or enhancement via simulator-based training. It provides information regarding the three major elements of the training system the simulator design, the training program structure, and the instructor qualifications. This information is presented in a format to assist the potential user of simulator training at the marine pilot level in the identification and evaluation of the benefits to be derived from a given training system. The U.S. Coast Guard has indicated that it plans to use these guidelines for approving ship simulator training courses for partlial licensing credit. Keywords Marine Pilot Simulator-based Training Systems Marine Pilot Simulator Training Objectives Shiphandling Simulator Design Guidelines Shiphandling Training Guidelines Shiphandling.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE