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Incident Investigation Course

The Nautical Institute´s Marine Incident Investigation and Analysis Course

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Join as a member and get a discount on all course fees, plus all the member benefits.
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Date: 13-14 September 2018
Location: Swire Marine Training Centre, Singapore
Fees (+VAT): NI member: S$1475 Non-member: S$1750
MCF Training Grant is available for eligible participants. Find out more:

Date: 10-11 October 2018 (Fully booked by Ports of Pakistan)
Karachi Port Trust, Pakistan

Date: 15-16 October 2018
Fees (+VAT): NI member: £750 Non-member: £900

Date: 13-14 November 2018
Hilton Antwerp Old Town, Groenplaats 32, 2000 Antwerpen, Belgium
Fees (+VAT): NI member: £750 Non-member: £900

Learning Lessons from Accidents and Incidents

The course complements the Nautical Institute´s specialist publications:

• Guidelines for Collecting Maritime Evidence

• The Mariner´s Role in Collecting Evidence – Handbook

This course introduces the student to the philosophy, processes and procedures required to support a marine casualty investigation in accordance with IMO Assembly Resolution A.1075(28) and the Code for the Investigation of Marine Casualties and Incidents.

• Understanding the reasons behind carrying out an investigation

• How to carry out an investigation

• How to collect physical and human evidence

• Essential interview techniques

• Causes of Incidents and Accidents

• Identify the relationship between cause and effect

• Human Failure and Human Error

• Initiation of an Accident/Incident Investigation

• Health and safety in marine investigations.

• Marine accident site risk assessment and hazard identification.

• Evidence preservation and collection issues in common marine accident scenarios.

• Recognise the role of shipboard personnel in external accident investigations.

• International aspects of marine accident/incident investigation.

• Analyses, Root Cause, Tools and Techniques

• Evaluation

The course may be useful to all personnel responsible for marine accident prevention and investigation that have gained the necessary basic investigation skills such as ship safety officers, company safety officers, designated persons ashore (DPA), captains and senior ship officers, operational ship managers, technical and marine superintendents.

Students will receive a certificate upon course completion issued by The Nautical Institute.

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 MIIA Books 1

Each course attendee will receive a complimentary copy of the highly acclaimed book Guidelines for Collecting Maritime Evidence + Handbook (worth £80) on the day of the course!