Advanced Polar Course

Advanced Course for officers serving on oiltankers and chemical tankers

Duration: 3 days (1 day online, 2 days at SIMAC)

  • Advanced Polar Course, is aimed at masters, chief mates and other navigation officers working on ships operating in polar waters covered by the provisions of the Polar Code.

    The course is conducted in accordance with the requirements of the IMO's Polar Water Manual, and after completing a satisfactory course, a certificate is issued for "Advanced Training for Ships Operating in Polar Waters". The course is approved by the Danish Maritime Authority, and covers training requirements as defined in STCW code A-V/4 and Model Course 7.12.

    It is a requirement that the participants in this course have completed a recognized Basic Polar Course, and have a minimum of 2 months approved sailing time on the bridge, at either a watch-going operational level or at management level in the polar area.

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Accommodation near Svendborg International Maritime Academy:

Accommodation is arranged and paid by the client/course participant. SIMAC has attractive pricing arrangements with several good hotels in Svendborg and the surrounding area. 

Hotel Svendborg: Phone: +45 6221 1700,
Hotel Ærø: Phone: + 45 6221 0760

Danhostel Ferievandrerhjem: Phone: + 45 6221 6699
Hotel Troense: Phone: + 45 6222 5412

When booking a room, please state that you will be attending a course at SIMAC.

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