The course is designed to give personnel knowledge, understanding and skills within various subsea crane operations. This will be achieved through a concentrated period of exercises on a full scale crane simulator, supported by a programme of lectures and instruction. The theory will cover various types of load charts, external forces on loads and crane, various operation modes, procedures and basic understanding of subsea crane operations. Operation scenarios at berth and in open sea during various weather conditions. Courses can be personalised to suit company specific needs/procedures.
The course will give knowledge, understanding and practical skills within:
Operations and Planning
Forces due to the whole lifting operation.
Weight indicator system
Crane tugger winches
Operate a subsea crane
Introduction of forces affecting lifts through the whole lifting operation
Use of crane tugger winches
Use of active / passive heave compensation
Planning of lifting operations
Introduction of anti-heeling system
Senior and junior ship officers on board a multipurpose vessel
Key personnel involved in subsea lift operations (on/offshore)