Automatic Radar Plotting Aids (ARPA)

Duration- 32 Hours

Commonwealth Of Dominica Approved

This course is a four day course which provides training in the basic theory and use of automatic radar plotting aids for those who will be in charge of a navigational watch on vessels equipped with ARPA. It covers the minimum training requirements recommended in Annex 2 of IMO Assembly resolution A.482 (XII). The course combines lecture with extensive hands-on practice using a TRANSAS Navi-Sailor 4000 Shiphandling / Radar / ARPA / ECDIS simulator.

Monday – Thursday or Tuesday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Radar Observer

Plotting Tools


Commonwealth Of Dominica Approved

  • Passport
  • CDC
  • Copy of VISA (If Applicable)
  • Must Have Valid Medical Certificate