Classroom Training Courses
Classroom based courses are delivered in Bangkok, Thailand.
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Virtual Online Training - Flag-State approved
for OIM, BS, BCO
Comprehensive Stability - course is delivered as per the regulations of 46 CFR 11.470 and meets all requirements listed under the International Maritime Organization (IMO). Resolution A.1079(28), and STCW Convention Regulations I/10 & I/02 - MODU Stability - for the training of OIM, Barge Supervisor, Ballast Control Operator (OIM / BS / BCO). / 5 day course
Upon successful completion the candidate will receive 2 certificates:
(1) Barge Supervisor (BS)
(2) Comprehensive Stability (OIM, BS, BCO)
Barge Supervisor - meets all requirements listed under the International Maritime Organization (IMO). Resolution A.1079(28), and STCW Convention Regulations I/10 & I/02 - for the training of Barge Supervisor (BS). / 8 day course
Ballast Control Operator
Ballast Control Operator (BCO) - meets all requirements listed under the International Maritime Organization (IMO). Resolution A.1079(28), and STCW Convention Regulations I/10 & I/02 - MODU Stability - for the training of Ballast Control Operator (BCO). / 4 day course
Offshore Installation Manager
Offshore Installation Manager (OIM) - course is delivered as per the regulations of 46 CFR 11.470 and meets all requirements listed under the International Maritime Organization (IMO). Resolution A.1079(28), and STCW Convention Regulations I/10 & I/02 - for the training of Offshore Installation Manager (OIM). / 4 day course
Marine Operations of Self Elevating Platforms
Course includes 2 days on a Simulator
Marine Operations of Self-Elevating Platforms - This is a Basic to Intermediate Level course and will introduce participants to the theoretical and practical operations for safely moving a Jack-Up unit from one location to another.
5-day course - 3 days of Theory followed by a 2-day Simulator component enabling the student to experience and practice in real time, issues that can occur during Jacking operations. The simulator software is state of the art and is operated from a Master Computer, connected to 3 computers / projectors, enabling large screen viewing in HD. Several exercises will be simulated during 2 days, demonstrating Rig Move and Jacking Operations in real time.(Projected views include: Jacking Control Panel / Anchor Winch Panel / Ballast - Pre-Load Panel / Bow Leg / Stern Legs / Subsea and Helicopter view).
This training program introduces the Management Principles as the first stage of development for Emergency Managers and provides a controlled, stressful, simulated emergency environment that candidates can develop and build Teamwork and Confidence under Appraisal rather than Assessment conditions. This program is ‘non-fail’.
This is a Practical Assessment Program for current OIM's, Deputy or Potential Duty Holders requiring Official Assessment & Certification in Managing / Controlling Emergencies. The Practical Assessments expose the OIM to a controlled, stressful, simulated emergency environment where they are required to meet various performance criteria.
EMT/ Onshore Support Team
This course is designed to refresh existing EMT & CMT Members in the principles of Incident Command System Strategy & Tactics, enabling them to be both proactive & effective members within the company’s ICS structure. The course is used to reintroduce the underpinning knowledge required by members performing their roles within the EMT & CMT groups.
EMT / OST
Major Emergency Management training is delivered to OPITO standards and is available at our Training Center in Bangkok, Thailand. Training is also available as Customized Group Training for Companies at your location. "Our Simulator is portable". Contact us for information regarding Group Training.
Are your certificates compliant with IMO Resolution A. 1079 (28)? Click on the PDF file to view the most recent updates.
If you haven't updated your certification since December 22, 2013, you are not compliant.
Bangkok Training Center
Seaway Maritime Services Co. Ltd (Seaway Academy) provides training for the Offshore Oil and Gas Industry at our training center in Bangkok, Thailand. The following Maritime Oil Rig courses are provided:
Comprehensive Stability (OIM, BS, BCO) / 5 day course
Offshore Installation Manager (OIM) / 4 day course
Ballast Control Operator (BCO) / 4 day course
Barge Supervisor (BS) / 8 day course
Marine Operations of Self-Elevating Platforms / 5 day course
OIMCE / 2-3 days depending on participants (4-10 participants)
MEMIR / 2-3 days depending on participants (4-10 participants)
EMT/Shore Support Team / 2 days (8-20 participants) // scheduled upon request and usually provided at clients location.
Office / Training Center Address:
10 The Trendy Office Building 10/42
1st Fl. A, Sukhumvit 13, Klongtoey-Nua
Watthana, Bangkok, Thailand 10110
Training Center and Accommodations
Meet your Instructor
Captain David Wright
Canadian Master Mariner and an STCW Certified Instructor and Examiner with Transport Canada (TC), Maritime and Coastguard Agency - UK (MCA), United States Coast Guard (USCG), Liberia, Marshall Islands, Vanuatu and the International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC). Additionally, a College graduate of both Business and Education.
Lectured for six years at the Nova Scotia Nautical Institute, Canada, delivering Ship Stability and several other courses related to Marine Officer Certification; also taught MODU Comprehensive Stability globally over a four year period as the Marine Training Supervisor with Transocean Offshore Drilling in their training centers throughout the world. Author and publisher of "MODU Stability & Management" (ISBN 978-6164135260).
Worked as Master on several offshore supply vessels (AHTS & PSV) throughout the world and as Master on Drill Ships and Jack-up Oil Rigs. MODU experience also included working as a C/O on a Semi-submersible oil rig.
17+ years’ experience as Master on various types of vessels.