High Speed Navigation


Participants must have documentary evidence which indicates that they are in possession of a valid Certificate of Competency as Master Class 4, as a minimum, orhave marine qualifications as deemed appropriate by the Administration for service on board the type of craft and route.

Available dates

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4 days


This course is designed to introduce participants to the high-speed environment.  The course highlights the need for a professional approach to watchkeeping at high-speed and the ability to operate within a team environment.

Course Approval

AMSA approved


Upon successful completion, participants will be issued:

AMC Certificate meeting the requirements of the High Speed Craft Code, chapter 18.

Depending on the objectives agreed, certificates maybe issued at the end of the course endorsed within one of three speed bands:

High Speed                            Up to 40 kts

Very High Speed                  Up to 70 kts

Ultra High Speed                  70 kts plus


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