VTS SUPERVISOR V-103/3
IALA Model Course V-103/3 on Vessel Traffic Services On Job Training, Edition 2
The course covers the minimum requirements of the IALA Recommendation V-103.The purpose of the model course is to provide a consistent approach to the training of VTS Personnel in a specific operational VTS environment. This course complements the training delivered in model courses V-103/1 and V-103/2 to provide VTS Personnel with the specific knowledge of local VTS operational, geographical and equipment related procedures.
The broad modules that are to be covered in V-103/3 training should consist of the following:
• traffic management;
• local knowledge;
• communication co-ordination/language;
• personal attributes;
• emergency situations;
• local publications / regulations (e.g. Notices to Mariners).
Full details can be found in the IALA model course
Course Duration: Duration will depend on the candidate's own ability and the complexities of the VTS area involved.
Assessment: Written, Oral, and practical demonstration of job related skills
Attendance: 100% attendance is required
Entry Requirements: Candidates should be in possession of V-103/1 and/or V-103/2 certification