Navigation Auditor Course

Course Date:

Registration Period:

16 hours

8.30am to 5.30pm

Mode of Training:
Facilitated Learning (F2F) and Practical Training

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.

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

Full Fees (before GST): $1,800.00
GST payable for all funding-eligible applicants*: $37.80
GST payable for others: $126.00 

Applicants/EligibilitySkillsFuture FundingSubsidised Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above1$1,620.00$217.80
Singapore Citizens aged below 40$1,260.00 $577.80 
Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders$1,260.00 $577.80 
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders2$1,620.00$217.80
Others (Full fees payable)$0.00$1,926.00

*As per SSG’s policy, the GST payable is calculated based on 7% of the baseline funding subsidy of 70%

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.

1Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here
2 Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information of the scheme, click here. To view SP’s list of similar funded courses, click here. Please submit the attached “Declaration Form for Enhanced Training Support Scheme for SME” together with your online application.

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.
You may register your interest, and would be notified if there is new run.

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) For payment via PayNow, please enter the UEN No. T08GB0056ACET and indicate the invoice/registration number. 

*With effect from 1 August 2021, cheque payment will not be available.

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