Harbour Towage training

Are you already capable of manoeuvring independently with an ASD/ATD tug, would you like to enhance your manoeuvering skills and would you like to learn everything about towing and assistance jobs? Our more advanced module; Harbour Towage training is the best choice for you!

This simulator training has been developed for persons who are already capable of manoeuvring independently with an ASD/ATD tug.

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.

Duration of the training

  • 5 days simulator training

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