PRACTICAL ACTIVITY

                                    RADAR  OPERATION       See Radar Practical 1

                                                 PLOTTING 2.

 

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ACTIVITY

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Location, Partial Sign off, etc

A real or simulated radar plot was constructed on a radar plotting sheet using systematic observations. It was interpreted and analysed to anticipate potential collisions and make informed command decisions on avoidance action.

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Practical

Radar bearings were corrected for vessel’s heading and compass error as appropriate.

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Radar data was used to obtain a position fix for the vessel using electronic bearing lines and variable range markers.

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Data produced by the radar and GPS/DGPS was interpreted and used to assist navigational command decisions, taking into account known limitations and errors associated with the equipment.

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Practical

Described how plotting sheets and records of navigational data produced by radar and GPS/DGPS used to analyse navigational situations and to inform command decisions are stored electronically or in hard copy as required by company procedures and regulatory requirements.

Question & answer

 

Workplace observation

 

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Competent     Not yet Competent    Required, additional evidence of unit elements: