Operations in Cold Temperatures

After completing this course the student will have knowledge on what precautions to take before your vessel enters cold weather. This course will NOT give any knowledge on ICE navigation. At the end of course the student will get a number of control questions.

Learning objectives and learner outcomes:
  • Crew protection in cold climates
  • Frostbite
  • Wind chill factor
  • Hypothermia
  • Precautions for deck equipment in cold weather
Scope:

Operations in cold temperatures.

Course prerequisites:

The course is open to all working onboard, but is aimed at ratings.

References:

OCIMF VIQ 13.21.

Course developer:

Eddie Janson – MariTrain AB

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