ECDIS Passage Planning and Watchkeeping
CAD $437.95 – CAD $499.95
The book provides best practice techniques and guidance on the use of ECDIS. It includes clear explanations of the configuration of ECDIS settings and the four stages of route planning using the APEM method set out in IMO Resolution A.893(21) (appraisal, planning, execution and monitoring). The text is divided into user-friendly sections, with attention drawn to operator guidance and safety-critical information. The book is illustrated throughout with colour diagrams and screenshots.
Fully revised and updated this book provides clearly structured guidelines for safely carrying out voyage planning on electronic charts (ECDIS). Incorporating the fundamental components of passage planning while meeting the new challenges of using ECDIS as a planning tool. Provides practical guidance to assist the OOW in keeping the navigational watch.