3rd Party Onboard Navigational Audit


The aim of this external audit is to identify navigational safety gaps and to provide you with a detailed report including recommendations and best practices regarding ECDIS usage. The audit report complies with the requirements of the OCIMF’s Ship Inspection Report Programme (SIRE).

Relevant for:

Shipping companies interested in or required to have a 3rd party navigational audit onboard their vessels. Planned audits are executed by FURUNO’s skilled master mariners (CoC), auditors and assessors.


1 day.

Course content:

The audit is initiated and concluded by a meeting with the assigned bridge team representatives. The audit covers the following topics:

  • Navigational procedures.

  • Communication procedures.

  • Navigation equipment.

  • Communication equipment.

  • Company forms and documentation.

  • Company checklists.

  • ECDIS operation including the review of a route plan.

Audit report:

The audit is concluded by a detailed report, which includes non-conformances, observations, and recommendations. Compliant to OCIMF SIRE programme, chapter 4.


2000 EUR per person (excl. VAT taxes and travel expenses).


The audit is performed onboard vessel, when it is alongside in port or at anchor.

Terms and conditions apply:

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