Anchoring is one of the more frequent major shipboard operations but still results in a significant number of incidents, many of which are avoidable. This course covers anchor watches, maintenance routines and how to anchor efficiently and safely in order to prevent anchor loss. Effective inspection is explored in detail, as this is key to the early identification of anchoring problems.

  • Deck Officers
  • All vessels
  • 2 hours
  • COSWP ch.26