Introduction to Draught Surveys (Online)


This course is designed to introduce the concept of the draught survey. Stepping through the process of undertaking a draught survey, participants will be able to identify the required inputs of a draught survey and how the amount of cargo on board is calculated.

Delivery Method:100% online training and assessment
Designed for:Senior Deck Officers, Junior Deck Officers, Deck Ratings, Junior Engineer Officers, Dry Bulk Cargo Loading Terminal, Dry Bulk Cargo Unloading/Discharge Terminal, Ro/Ro Terminal
Content Types:Written material, images, videos, animations, 3D scenarios
Learning Outcomes:Upon successful completion of this training, participants will:
1. Understand the concept of displacement of a vessel
2. Know how draft marks are read and corrected 
3. Be able to identify the weights on a ship required for a draft survey
4. Be able to summarise the steps required to measure the amount of cargo on board;
Assessment:An assessment will be provided at the end of the course (fully online), you will have unlimited attempts to achieve the 100% pass mark.
Certification:Australian Maritime College Completion Statement.
Duration:Approximately 30 minutes
Compatibility: Google Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Edge, Safari, Android Phone, iPhone, iPad
Product Code:003-037  |  Version 2, 06 June 2023
Enrolment:Click the 'Apply' button to register for the course. Access to the online course will be provided on the next business day.
Course Preview:Click here to preview the online course