PIONEER SHIPPING SERVICES
(A UNIT OF PIONEER SAILING SERVICES PVT. LTD.)



SERVICES OFFERED

  • SHORE BASED TRAINING PROGRAMS

    1. ISPS CODE

    • General Security awareness, Principles of Security, Security Management Procedures.
    • Introduction to the ISPS Code and its advantages
    • Company specific procedures w.r.t security measures applicable to ship, Restricted Areas, Duties and responsibilities, Security Watches, Anti Piracy watches, stowaways and drugs
    • Practical Training-Control and Challenge at Access point
    • ISPS questionnaire

    2. ISM CODE

    • Introduction to Quality Management System/Standard Quality Management System
    • Why Quality Management System in shipping and its benefits
    • Introduction to the ISM Code – its 13 elements and basic terms
    • Introduction and Familiarization to Company ISM Manuals- Locating Company Objectives and Policy/Drug and Alcohol Policy/ Duties and Responsibilities/Familiarization with Procedures, Check Lists/Drills , Safety / Management Meetings as per company policy/NCN procedure
    • ISM Questionnaire

    3. PORT STATE CONTROL

    • Understanding the history of Port State Control. Birth of PSC and why it is required inspite of ship undergoing numerous inspections
    • Understanding implementations of PSC by various administrations. Current regional Agreements MOU’s applicable worldwide
    • IMO Requirements –Professional profile of PSC Inspector., qualifications and training requirements of psc inspector. Effectiveness of PSC
    • Guidelines/Instructions for Psc Inspection Preparedness for Bulk Carriers
    • Commonly noted deficiencies noted by PSC Inspectors resulting in vessel detention
    • Check List For PSC Inspection
    • Assessment and evaluation

    4. BULK CARRIER SAFETY

    • Introduction to Bulk Carrier – General trade practices
    • Statistics of Bulk Carrier Losses 1990 – 1999
    • Various causes of B/C Losses
    • Brief introduction to Code of Safe Practices of Bulk Carriers
    • Measures to overcome B/C Losses
    • Case Study
    • importance of Maintenance of Hatch Covers-Detailed Maintenance Procedures

    5. BULK CARRIER PROCEDURES

    • Enclosed space entry – detailed procedures including recent casualties
    • Cargo ventilation procedure and precautions
    • Safe practices for operating Deck Cranes and Hatch Covers
    • Stowaways- Implications and checking procedures
    • Bunkering Procedures and Oil Pollution liability
    • Garbage Management Procedures
    • Heavy Weather Precautions and securing vessel for sea
    • Case studies on Loosing Anchor/Crane Damage/Stowaways/ Bunker Overflow/Steel Cargo Lashings/Handling Fumigants/Hydraulic Oil Leaks/Piracy attack

    6. RISK ASSESSMENT

    • Risk management and ISM code
    • Managing job safety on board
    • Risk assessment and job hazard analysis
    • Hazard and Risk
    • Risk Matrix

    7. BRIDGE TEAM MANAGEMENT

    • The Bridge team
    • Ship handling
    • Pivot Point
    • Speed
    • Turning circle
    • Movements of ship
    • Effect of Wind
    • Effect of tide/current
    • Shallow water effect
    • Interaction
    • Anchors
    • Propulsion and maneuvering system
    • Thrusters
    • Passage planning

    8. VIQ Course

    • – where participants are made aware of latest requirements of VIQ and CDI and various observations received are discussed.

    9. INCIDENT INVESTIGATION AND AWARENESS COURSE

    • Where how to carry out incident investigation is discussed along with various incidents and lessons learnt. Additionally, senior officers attending learn the art and benefits of training their crew, who when well trained and aware would be a positive asset to the running of the vessel efficiently besides clearing their grey areas in many ship operation related matters.