Anchor Handling

Training course giving an overview about the operational aspects of Anchor Handling Tugs (AHTS).

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To be familiarized with the work of an Anchor Handling Tug (AHTS) in general.

Duration: 0,5 days

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Who should attend:
Shipping Companies: Superintendent, Fleet Manager, Quality Manager, Internal Auditor, Designated Person
Crewing Agency: Crewing Manager, Assistance
On Board Personnel: Nautical Officers, Rating
Yard: Design Manager, Engineers (Naval Architects), Production Manager, Engineers, Quality Manager
Supplier (M&C): Engineers, Quality Manager

This module gives an overview about the operational aspects of Anchor Handling Tugs (AHTS).
Various anchor systems for offshore units and the requirements for AHTS and their crews will be discussed. Safety and risk aspects are also dealt with.
The course is designed for people who would like to gain a basic understanding of this topic.

The course focuses on:

  • Operational Aspects of AHTS
  • Anchor Types
  • Anchor Handling Operation
  • Risk assessment
  • Safety of AHTS
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