IYT Dhow Cruise Master Inland course
WHAT IS THE IYT DHOW CRUISE MASTER INLAND COURSE?
• The IYT Dhow Cruise Master Inland course is aimed at the individual that has minimum 1 year experience as a Dhow captain.
• The IYT Dhow Cruise Master Inland course is recognised by the DMCA if you need the DMCA Marine Driving license for Dhows in Dubai inland waterways
WHAT DOES THE PROGRAMME CONSIST OF?
To receive your IYT Dhow Cruise Master Inland qualification, you will need to complete the following:
1. A two days (12 hours) intensive theory course, covering elements of safety, rules of the road at sea, signs and signals for inland waters, meteorology, buoys, knots, crowd and crisis management, intro to VHF radio and more. The second day finishes with a theory exam.
2. A one day (6 hours) practical course and exam. This is conducted on your company dhow. Learning and assessment of essential techniques such as vessel check-out, docking, rope work, manoeuvring in confined areas, MOB, communication with the crew, action in emergencies and more.
WHAT ARE THE MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS?
One year previous experience as captain of a Dhow (proof required) or employed as a captain of a Dhow. Valid STCW BST certificate.
IN WHICH LANGUAGE IS THE COURSE CONDUCTED?
The course will be taught in Hindi and we can accept and examin students who are not able to read and write.
WILL I BE ABLE TO RECEIVE THE DUBAI MARINE DRIVING LICENSE WITH THIS CERTIFICATE?
Yes, you will be able to obtain the Dubai Marine Driving License for Dhows in Dubai Inland Waterways. Find more information about the application here.
WHAT DOES THE COURSE COST?
Please enquire. The course fees include the theory and practical training, the exam, CC style IYT certificate and 5% VAT.