ESLPMD is a two and a half (2.5) year special program addressing the competences required for Ratings Forming Part of a Navigational Watch (RFPNW) and Ratings as Able Seafarer Deck (ABD) as defined in the STCW Convention, Regulations and Codes.
ESLPMD graduate shall have acquired the knowledge to perform the following task
Steer the ship and also comply with helm orders in the English language;
Keep a proper look-out by sight and hearing;
Contribute to monitoring and controling a safe watch;
Contribute to a safe navigational watch;
Contribute to berthing, anchoring and other mooring operations;
Contribute to the handling of deck cargo and stores;
Contribute to the safe operation of deck equipment and machinery;
Contribute to deck shipboard maintenance and repair.