This course will introduce you to the basic principles of hydrostatics, hull form, and static and initial stability.
You’ll also develop your understanding of the interpretation of curves or statical stability, ships’ stability data, and calculations involving loading and shifting weights, dry docking, longitudinal stability and basic calculation.
At the end of the module, you’ll take a 2.5-hour examination with a required pass mark of 60%.
This all-inclusive course can be delivered on a residential or non-residential basis. If you opt for the residential course, the cost includes your accommodation and all food. The non-residential option includes lunch each day.
Examination and assessment:
Assessment is by written 2.5-hour examination at the end of the module. The required pass mark is 60%.