Dynamic Positioning (DP) Simulator/Advance

Course Details

Date of course:
11 - 14 Mar 2019
Registration Period:
10 Jan - 25 Feb 2019

Date of course:
08 - 11 Apr 2019
Registration Period:
10 Feb - 25 Mar 2019

Date of course:
17 - 20 Jun 2019
Registration Period:
10 Mar - 03 Jun 2019

4 days

8:00am to 5:00pm

Singapore Polytechnic, Integrated Simulation Centre (ISC)

What is this Course about?

This course is the advanced simulator program as required by the Nautical Institute as part of the certification before the issue of the Dynamic Positioning Operator’s License by Nautical Institute.

Suitable for

Candidates must in possession of the NI logbook and have completed 30 days Dynamic Positioning Familiarization on-board DP vessels.

Assumed Skills and Knowledge

The candidates will have theoretical understanding and simulated scenarios based on offshore industry. The candidates will also be guided on how to react on situations in an event of an emergency. They will also be train in procedure and teamwork.

Course Outline

Candidates will be trained with the DP simulator on various scenarios based on offshore industry. They will also be tested on the situations that may be faced in an event of a failure in the system.

Mode of Assessment

The candidates will be assessed individually and in a group on the simulator base training on their knowledge with the system.


• Certificate of Attendance (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Attendance will be awarded to participants who meet at least 75% attendance rate

Course Fee
Fees Payable:
$3000 (excluding GST)

$3210 (including GST)

Funding Incentives

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Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit

Terms and Conditions

Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at www.pace.sp.edu.sg
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:

a) Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy

c) Cheques
Please make cheques payable to “Singapore Polytechnic”. Do cross the cheque and write the Registration Reference ID, Applicant Name and NRIC/FIN number at the back of the cheque. When you have completed required details, you may mail the cheque here.

Please note that an administrative charge of $15 will be imposed for any returned cheques from the bank or financial institution.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.


For course specific details:
Mr Khalid Ahyar, Course Coordinator,
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