Transas Hellas supplied a Navigational Simulator Complex to Costamare Maritime Training Services S.A in Athens.
The simulator complex consists of a Transas Full Mission Bridge Simulator NTPRO 5000 latest version with 240 degrees of visualization, ECDIS Class and Debriefing Area. The full mission bridge will be used for training and certification of watch officers and chief officers in ship handling. ECDIS class will enable Costamare Maritime Training Services to carry out conventional ECDIS training and issue certificates of competency in full compliance with STCW 2010.
NTPRO 5000 meets the following requirements which are mandatory for STCW 2010 compliant ECDIS training: ECDIS backup station; use of official S57 charts; fictitious area; and instruments for route planning, work with licenses and chart update.
Transas, October 30, 2012