Navigation Auditor Course

Course Date:
15 - 16 Dec 2020

Registration Period:

16 hours

8.30am to 5.30pm

Mode of Training:
Practical & Theory

Singapore Polytechnic

Course Introduction

The Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF) is organised to represent its members in consult with the IMO (International Maritime Organisation) and other government bodies on matters relating to the shipment of crude oil & oil products, including marine pollution & safety. 
The OCIMF TMSA (Tanker management Self-Assessment) refers to Navigation Auditor Training as a KPI (Key Performance Indicator) for vessel operators. The OCIMF has also issued an information paper stressing on the need for Navigation Audits for identifying poor practices and to continuously improve navigational standards to ensure safe and effective voyages. Refer to OCIMF A Guide to Best Practice for Navigation Assessments and Audits. 

Course Objective

The course aims to provide the means to establish an audit mechanism for Navigational performance in the Maritime Industry. This will include the validation of a company’s navigation policies aligning to requirements, determining if the vessel’s bridge procedures are in compliance and the Bridge Team are assessed for Risk Management and Bridge Resource Management.

Course Outline


 Modes of Delivery No. of Hours
 Facilitated Learning* - Lecture 14
 On-the-Job Training (OJT) 
 Assessment + (Practical 1h, Online 1h) 2
 Others (Please specify) –  
 Total Hours 16



Suitable for

Ship Captain / Chief Mate; Marine Superintendent / Senior Marine Superintendent; Marine Manager

Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge

Class 2 COC* (Deck)
*Certificate of Competency

Award / Certification / Accreditation

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

• Certificate of Performance (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who pass the assessment and meet at least 75% attendance rate

Course Fees payable:

Singapore Citizens aged below 40 and Singapore PRsSingapore CitizensOthers
Non-SME sponsored1Sponsored by SME2Aged 40 and above 
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.
1 Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information, click here Please submit the attached “Declaration Form for Enhanced Training Support Scheme for SME” together with your online application.
2 Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here.

Funding Incentives

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Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit

Terms and Conditions

*Please note that once the maximum class size is reached, the online registration will be closed.

Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at
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.

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