Tug & Offshore Simulator training

  • Realistic modern ASD tug simulators
  • 360⁰ bright outside view
  • Simulator fully equipped like a real tug
  • Standard and tailor-made simulator training solutions
  • Efficient and safe training, saving time and costs
  • Comfortable training facilities

Training

  • BASIC ASD TRAINING
  • Advanced ASD training
  • Induction course
  • Tailor made training
  • On-the-job training

BASIC ASD TRAINING

This simulator training provides captains and mates an excellent opportunity to learn the basic skills to control and manoeuvre an ASD tug or tractor tug in a safe and efficient way. This course can be the basis in a training program for ASD/ATD tugboat master.

Training subjects:

  • Tug characteristics;
  • Manoeuvring with azimuthing thrusters;
  • Practical simulator exercises;
  • On-the-job training optional;

General learning objective:

The trainee is able to execute basic manoeuvres on a free sailing ASD/ATD tug in a safe and efficient way.

BASIC ASD TRAINING

Advanced ASD training

This simulator training has been developed for persons who are already capable of manoeuvring independently with an ASD/ATD tug and also want to enhance their manoeuvring skills.

Training subjects:

  • Manoeuvring with azimuthing thrusters;
  • Assisting and escorting methods;
  • Practical simulator exercises;
  • On the job training optional.

General learning objective:

The trainee is:

  • Capable of manoeuvring and assisting in a safe and efficient way;
  • Aware of the situation around him or her during tug operations;
  • Aware of the capacity, but also of the limitations of an ASD/ATD tug.
Advanced ASD training

Induction course

This course has been designed for people working in the maritime industry and will benefit from having more background knowledge in the field of towage.

    Course subjects:

  • Tug types;
  • Tug charateristics;
  • Port operations;
  • Tug simulator exercises;

As well as providing general information, the course will be tailored to meet the needs of participants to ensure they receive information relevant to their specific sector.

Induction course

Tailor made training

Depending on your specific needs of the customer, 360-Control provides tailor made tug and offshore training programs and specific scenarios such as:

  • Specific manoeuvring methods;
  • Ship to ship transfer;
  • Rig moves;
  • Company case studies;
  • Assessment;
  • Emergency procedures;
  • Tug management.
Tailor made training

On-the-job training

Complementary to the tug simulator training, practical training sessions on board a real tug can be implemented in the training schedule. See ‘on-the-job training’ for more information

On-the-job training

Assessment

SKILL ASSESSMENT

The simulator assessment program is a time and cost efficient tool to assess if an individual person possesses the basic skills to manoeuvre an ASD/ATD tug in a safe and efficient way.

PERSONAL ASSESSMENT

On request personal simulator assessments can be performed. It is possible to execute the assessments under guidance of a certified (NIP) psychologist.

Approach

To make sure the acquired knowledge and skills are implemented within your organization. 360-Control performs an analysis of the current situation of knowledge and skills and consequently offers a suitable standard or tailor-made training.

Simulator training

The use of a very realistic high-end tugs simulator combined with identical Damen ASD 2810/3212 bridge and navigation equipment creates a very strong learning environment.

Practical training

Complementary to the tug simulator training, practical training sessions on board a Damen ASD 2810 tug can be implemented in the training schedule. Also the daily operations, tug management and the way of life on board can be seen in practice.

SIMULATOR

Your required ASD simulator training can be performed by 360-control. Whether you choose one of our efficient standard ASD training courses or a training course tailored to your specific requirements, it is all possible due to our large range of available options:
  • 360° full mission ASD simulator
  • 120° full mission ASD simulator
  • Desktop simulator
  • Large number of available ship types
  • Large number of available training ports
  • Weather conditions such as wind, waves, current and visibility are adjustable
Your own training tailored for your company? On your request we will implement the required:
  • Ship types
  • Ports
  • Training scenarios
SIMULATOR
Field of view of 360°
dimensions as a real tug bridge
Ship models with realistic dynamic behaviour
Ship models with realistic interaction effects
Bright outside view
on LED screens
Equipped with Damen 2810/3212
bridge consoles

ON-THE-JOB TRAINING

Practical training session on board a real ASD tug can be implemented* into the training schedule, complementary to the simulator training.

ADVANTAGES OF ON-THE-JOB-TRAINING ARE

Apply the skills learned on the simulator in reality
Experience ASD tug behaviour in practice
EXPERIENCE THAT SERIOUS (SIMULATOR) TRAINING IS REQUIRED TO CONTROL AN ASD TUG IN A SAFE AND EFFICIENT WAY

The practical sessions will normally take place in the area of the port of Amsterdam.

*Depending on the availability of an ASD tug

Facilities

The training location is easy to reach from Schiphol Airport and situated near interesting sights such as the historical cities of Amsterdam and Haarlem. A wide choice of hotels is available in the area.

Also other maritime trainings required? A selection of options:

  • ECDIS
  • HUET
  • Radar courses
  • GMDSS
  • Nautical Education
  • And more…
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Contact

360-Control
Tug & Offshore Simulator Training
Adres: Monnickendamkade 19A
1976 EC IJmuiden
Telefoon: +31 (0) 255 820 250
Email: info@360-Control.nl

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INTERESTING SIGHTS NEAR 360 – CONTROL

Beach

Travelling time walking approximately 15 minutes, by car around 5 minutes. North Sea beach with restaurants and bars around.

360-Control

Tug & Offshore Training Centre

Haarlem

Travelling time approximately 20 minutes. Historical city with canals, shopping areas, great nightlife, hotels and restaurants.

Zaanse Schans

Travelling time approximately 30 minutes. Famous highlight. Wooden windmills, barns, houses and museums built in the historical Dutch wooden architectural style, relocated here piece by piece since 1961.

Amsterdam

Travelling time approximately 40 minutes. Famous historical city with beautiful shopping areas, canals, museums, great nightlife and the world famous red light district.

Schiphol Amsterdam Airport

Schiphol Amsterdam Airport
Travelling time approximately 25 minutes. International airport.