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Engine Room Management Simulation Course

Course code
Course category
Simulator Courses
This course covers the training recommended in the IMO Model Course 2.07 ''Engine Room Simulator'', and meets guidelines for training using an engine room simulator specified as one method of demonstrating competence in Column 3 of the tables A-III/1, A-III/2, A- III/4, A-III/6 and A-III/7, except the Function ''Controlling the operation of the ship and care for the persons on board at the operational/management level. The exercises, supervised by an instructor, will initially allow the trainees to become familiar with the machinery and controls used in engine room. Furthermore, the trainees should become skilled in scanning of instrument displays when assesing the normal operations conditions of a propulsion plant. The course is essentially a practical one, consisting of a series of exercises structured around the operation of a ship’s machinery installation and carried out in conjuction with an engine room simulator. During the series of exercises each student will assume different roles in the engineering watchkeeping team, and shall have more than one opportunity to take on the part of the engineer in charge of the watch.
5 days
Next Course Date
Entry to the course is open to trainees with basic background and knowledge of engine room machinery and to marine engineers who wish to improve their knowledge and understanding of the operation of engine room machinery. Identification card or passport.
Training location
Trpimirova 2/10 Rijeka, Croatia


Course objective

To provide knowledge and skills related to operation, supervising and monitoring the safe operation and control of ship's machinery in accordance with tables A-III/1, A-III/2, A-III/4, A-III/6 and A-III/7 of the STCW Code. In particular, the trainees will be able to have:

  • Familiarization with the use of instrumentation and controls used in the engine
  • An awareness of the need for proper pre-planning and the use of checklists
    involved in starting up propulsion plant machinery
  • Experience in identifying operational problems and troubleshooting
  • The ability of logical decision making which promotes operational safety

Upon successful completion of the course, the trainee will receive a Engine Room Simulator course certificate. Engine Room Simulator Transas/Wartsila 5000 TechSim is used for this training.

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