Marine safety issues and actions
Safety Advisory Notice issued to: Ship operators, ship masters and maritime training institutions
|Date issued:||27 July 2011|
|Safety action status:||Released|
Why this Safety Advisory Notice was developed
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau advises that ship operators, ship masters and maritime training institutions should consider the safety implications of this safety issue and take action where considered appropriate.
Training institutions delivering approved STCW courses are not keeping up to date with the introduction of wave compensation units to ensure their courses provide students with the knowledge required to safely operate these units.