This is a five day course with a recommended attendee number of no more than 10. This course is designed for all those in any provision of technical and operational services in the aids to navigation section. This course can be delivered in Houston or in Singapore

Day 1

Introduction to aids to navigation

Lights, types, sizes, power, range, colours

Day 2

Introduction to buoys and equipment

Worker safety

Installation of light structure and lighting systems

Day 3

Optics

Power Supplies

Lights

Day four

Rotating Beacons

Equipment service criteria

Routine inspection

Solar Panels

Lead Acid Batteries

Day 5

Wiring (in the shop)

Voltage Regulators (in the shop)

Test Equipment (in the shop)

Control of Nav-Aid equipment (in the shop)