Aboa Mare provides ECDIS training (Electronic Chart Display
Information System) with several ECDIS systems. Every ECDIS system has
its own ECDIS classroom as well as installations on simulator bridges.
Generic ECDIS courses are intended both for candidates for certification
as officers in charge of a navigational watch and for experienced
nautical officers and other persons with responsible duties in
navigation work, such as pilots.
A trainee successfully completing a generic ECDIS course will be able
to use ECDIS for his navigational watch. He/she will be able to operate
ECDIS equipment, use the navigational functions of the ECDIS, select
and assess all relevant information and take proper action.
Aboa Mare is able to offer type-specific ECDIS training on Consilium,
Furuno, SAM electronincs, Sperry and Transas ECDIS systems. The
requirement is that the trainees have familiarisation training with the
particular ECDIS systems onboard. For owners with a number of ECDIS
systems across their fleet Aboa Mare is a one stop shop in providing the