Radar Navigation (Operational Level)

Radar Navigation (Operational Level)


Regulation II/1 of STCW Convention, Section A-II/1 of STCW Code


A trainee successfully completing the course and passing the examination will be able to make efficient and effective use of radar as a navigational aid.  

Target group  

The course is aimed at officers of the navigational watch.  


Persons, who complete solely the radar simulator course and not the subsequent ARPA course, will be issued certificate valid for ships without ARPA only.

Entry standards 

The candidates should be holders of certificates satisfying the requirements of Regulation II/1 of the STCW Convention or appropriate diploma. 


IMO Model Course 1.07 “Radar Navigation, Radar Plotting and use of ARPA” (part 1).  


32 hours / 4 days


On request.