Living with ECDIS requires a ship manager and the ship’s officers to be constantly aware of changes in legal requirements and maintenance issues. ADMIRALTY ‘Living with ECDIS’ Seminars have been developed by the UKHO to help you understand these issues to ensure your fleet remains compliant whilst getting the most from their ECDIS.
Led by Tom Mellor, Chairman of the IHO Electronic Navigational Chart Working Group (ENC WG), this seminar highlights and discusses a shipping company’s responsibilities in relation to the key topics outlined below.
› Legal requirements – Training, Port State Control Inspections
› ECDIS maintenance – The importance of software maintenance, IHO changes to ECDIS and ENC standards
› Chart data considerations – ENC ordering and updating
› ECDIS management – Need for practical procedures and policies, cyber security