London Courses

The Dynamic Positioning Centre is located in Central London near Tower Bridge. It is the leading DP Training Institute by student numbers in the UK and trains around 400 students a year since being founded in August 2000

 

How to get here:

The nearest train stations are London Bridge and Tower Hill and are a 10 minute walk from the DP Centre. London Bridge is a mainline station that also has London Underground lines (Jubilee & Northern) running through it and Tower Hill has 2 Underground lines available (District/Circle).

Accommodation:

We can supply a list of accommodation in London to suit a range of budgets in a range of locations, to obtain this please e-mail: ngarnier@thedpcentre.com


DP Basic Course (Induction)

Duration: 4 days (Monday to Thursday)

DP System:  Converteam and Kongsberg

Course Details: Introduction to DP, Principles of DP, Power Management System, Rules and Regulations, Position Reference Systems, DP Operations and Procedures/Checklists, Essentials for the DPO

Cost: £1,245 + VAT

Certificate: The Nautical Institute approved Certificate of Attendance

Dates and Booking: For further information email ngarnier@thedpcentre.com


DP Advanced Course (Simulator)

Duration: 4 days (Monday to Thursday)

DP System: Kongsberg

Course Details: Practical Exercises, Planning Exercises, Risk Analysis, Use of Field Charts, DP Checklists, Watch keeping, Identification and Responses to Various Failures, Use of Status Lights, Evaluate Alarms and Messages, Communication

Cost: £1,330 + VAT

Certificate: The Nautical Institute Certificate of Attendance

Dates and Booking: For further information email ngarnier@thedpcentre.com


DP Appreciation Course

Duration: Designed to clients requirements on length and content

DP System:  Converteam and Kongsberg

Course Details: This programme provides an introduction to dynamic positioning concepts, operations and equipment.

Cost:  £900 + VAT per delegate for 2.5 day course

Certificate: The Dynamic Positioning Centre Certificate of Attendance

Dates and Booking: For further information email ngarnier@thedpcentre.com


DP Refresher Course

Duration:  2.5 days

DP System: Kongsberg

Course Details: Update the participant’s knowledge of the principles of DP vessels, DP operations and DP emergencies taking into account recent developments and new IMCA guidelines. The participants will be required to prove through practical exercises that they are able to recognize and respond to the various alarms, warning and information messages and should also be able to react correctly in any circumstances which has or could lead to catastrophic failure.

Cost: £900 + VAT

Certificate: The Dynamic Positioning Centre Certificate of Attendance

Dates and Booking: For further information email ngarnier@thedpcentre.com 

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