Onboard ECDIS Trainer

This course contains advanced training in ECDIS functionalities and capabilities, and it includes lessons in how
to train others in the use of the FURUNO ECDIS, which will provide you with the level of competence necessary
to conduct qualified Onboard ECDIS one-on-one training on your company’s ships.

Relevant for:

Senior Officers based ashore or onboard.

Equipment used:



5 days.

Admission requirement:

The participants must have completed generic ECDIS training and have a Master Mariner education.

Admission recommendation:

It would be an advantage for the trainee to complete the FURUNO FMD CBT training before participating in the course.

Course content:

Theoretical lectures, discussions and series of demonstrations. Training covers advanced ECDIS training and trainer instruction. After completing this training course, you will have a thorough knowledge of:

  • Advanced operational FMD ECDIS functionalities, such as visual settings, route planning, chart management, alarm management etc.

  • FMD ECDIS capabilities and limitations.

  • Trainer instruction and exercises with you in the instructor role.

  • Basic knowledge on how to conduct one-on-one training.

Course certificate:

The training course is concluded with a multiple-choice test. If passed, then an Onboard ECDIS Trainer certificate is issued. The certificate must be renewed every two years by refresher training.


3000 EUR per person (excl. VAT taxes and travel expenses).


  • Hammerholmen 44-48
    2650 Hvidovre
    DK - Denmark


  • At your premises (special equipment requirements)

Terms and conditions apply:

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