Operational use of INS / IBS

IMO Model Course 1.32

Approved by DNV-GL


This training course will provide you with the training required to safely operate an
Integrated Bridge System (IBS) / Integrated Navigation System (INS).

Relevant for:

Navigators operating onboard vessels equipped with IBS/INS today or are planning to do so it in the future.

Equipment used:

FURUNO IBS, full mission simulator.


5 days.

Admission recommendation:

IMO Model Course 1.27 or similar generic ECDIS training. FURUNO ECDIS type specific training.

Course content:

Theoretical lectures, series of demonstrations, active discussions based on your practical experiences, and multiple practical exercises in
our full mission simulator. After completing this training course, you will know and understand:

  • Legal and technical aspects of IBS/INS.

  • How to work with IBS/INS in normal, abnormal, and emergency situations.

  • Potential failures and risks when operating an IBS/INS.

  • The importance of human machine interface (HMI) when operating IBS/INS.

Course certificate:

When the training course is concluded a certificate is íssued. The course complies with the IMO Model Course 1.32.


1450 EUR per person (excl. VAT taxes and travel expenses).


Hammerholmen 44 - 48
2650 Hvidovre
DK - Denmark.

Terms and conditions apply:

Read more HERE.