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Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: School exam
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
School exam 100/100 3 hours E

Course content

Bridge Resourse Management (BRM) Practical BRM exercises in the simulator Search and Rescue (SAR) service Planning and executing SAR operations Managing SAR operation (OSC) Practical SAR exercises in the simulator Respond to emergiencies Principally this course will make the student prepared to operate on the ship bridge in accordance with BRM principles and also be able to efficiently participate in Search And Rescue (SAR) operations and respond to emergencies.This course covers the theoretical requirements in table A-II/1-2 in the STCW convention.

Learning outcome

Demonstrate basic knowledge and understanding of operational human factor aspects such as interaction, communication and situational awareness on the bridge apply this knowledge efficiently in simulator exercises give account of how international- and Norwegian rescue service is organized demonstrate basic knowledge and be able to apply basic therory and procedures for planning and executing SAR operations, including the responsibility of the On Scene Coordinator (OSC)

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, simulator Mandatory: Attendance to all simulator exercises. Continuous evaluation of performance on simulator exercises.

Compulsory assignments

  • Mandatory assignments

Further on evaluation

3 hours written examination.

New and postponed exam: following semester.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Nautical Studies (353MN)
Nautical Studies (353YV)

Course materials

Lecture material will be distributed/presented during lectures

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Third-year courses, level III


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2023

Language of instruction: English, Norwegian

Location: Ålesund

Subject area(s)
  • Nautic
Contact information


Examination arrangement: School exam

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD School exam 100/100 E 2023-11-03 09:00 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
G132 Gnisten/Fagskolen 0
Spring UTS School exam 100/100 E INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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