: Witherby Seamanship International Ltd
Studying for any Certificate of Competency can be a daunting task, not made easier by the need to plough through weighty text books and legislative publications. The Seamanship Notes book provides a comprehensive and usable alternative.
The book is split into three sections that cover the following items:
- Watchkeeping Procedures
- Ship handling
- Electronic Navigation Systems
Response to Emergencies
- Action in the event of emergencies onboard ship
- Responding to a distress
- LSA and FFA equipment carried onboard ships
- Key Legislation, MARPOL, STCW95
- ISPS code
Written by Angus Ferguson while working as a lecturer at Glasgow College of Nautical Studies. Angus is now working as Training Manager with Clyde Marine Training.