Bridge Team Management (To IMO Model Course 1.22)

Study Level

Course Code



Lowestoft Campus


5 Days


This five day course will help you to gain experience in handling ships under various conditions and to make an effective contribution to the bridge team during ship manoeuvring in normal and emergency situations.

The course develops a broad range of skills and units covered include:

  • Familiarisation with the use of engines and helm for ship manoeuvring
  • The effects on the behaviour of the ship of wind, current, shallow water, banks and narrow channels and condition of loading
  • The importance of planning a passage or manoeuvre and the need for an alternative plan
  • Efficient bridge procedures and bridge teamwork during watch-keeping and ship handling, in normal and in emergency situations

The course takes place throughout the year with the next course due to run from:

Course dates:

Contact for course dates. For company bookings convenient dates can be arranged to suit your operational requirements.

How much will it cost?


To book:

Call +44(0)1502 525025, email
or download a booking form and return to the email address above

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Course Booking Form (Company)


Six months watchkeeping experience as officer in charge of a navigational watch.

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