Dry Dock Training: 9. – 12. April 2024, Hobart TAS

ADEC Kedge is hosting a Dry Dock Training in collaboration with training provider DM Consulting, recognised worldwide as a leading authority on the dry-docking of ships and vessels.

The Dry Dock Training Course provides in-depth technical guidance on the process of drydocking ships and vessels. The course begins with the basic principles and safety concerns, then progresses through all phases of drydocking; preparation and planning, drydocking, lay period, and undocking. The course ends with a discussion of past accidents.

DM Consulting’s Dry Dock Training Course has accreditation with both The Society of Naval Architects & Marine Engineers (SNAME) and The Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA). Both experienced and inexperienced dry dock personnel have benefited from attending the training.

Course Benefits

  • Understand the Art and Science of drydocking ships and vessels.
  • Understanding different dry dock advantages and disadvantages.
  • Introduction to drydocking basics and safety concerns.
  • Comprehend universal drydocking and undocking calculations.
  • Hands-on course with student participation in projects and practical application exercises.
  • Learn from past dry dock accidents and incidents.

Who is this training for?

  • Consultants
  • Dock Masters/Docking Officers
  • Dry Dock crews-Engineers
  • Insurance personnel
  • Launch/Load Masters
  • Marine Surveyors
  • Naval Architects
  • On-site Representatives
  • Owners Representatives
  • Port Engineers
  • Program/Project Managers
  • Shipyard Management
  • Others involved/interested in dry docks, drydocking vessels, launching ships, heavy lift operations, and vessel transfers. 

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