Ship Handling Courses – Ukraine

Lerus offers a range of ship handling training courses, which cover a broad range of navigation and specific offshore operations. Each course is designed to train and test the competence and knowledge of different groups of applicants, beginning with novices up to skilled mariners.

Bureau Veritas

This course is certified
by Bureau Veritas.


The safe handling of ships depends on many factors - on ship's maneuvering characteristics, human factor (operator experience and skill, his behavior in stressed situation, etc.), actual environmental conditions, and degree of water area restriction.
Results of analysis of casualties and accidents show that in one third of all, human error is involved and the same amount of damages are attributed to poor controllability of ships. Training on ship handling is one of the most effective methods for improving the safety at sea. The goal of the above training is to gain theoretical and practical knowledge on ship handling in a variety of different situations met in practice at sea.
Kongsberg Offshore Vessel Simulator is very efficient in hands-on training due to its modeling, which is as close to the seafarers' real environment and context as possible.

Frequently asked questions - Ship Handling Courses – Ukraine

After completing the courses with Lerus, will participants receive an official certification?

Yes, upon successful completion of the courses, participants will be granted an official certification, verifying their proficiency and expertise in ship handling.

What is the main focus of the "Ship Handling" courses offered by Lerus in Ukraine?

The "Ship Handling" courses are designed to equip participants with the essential skills and knowledge required for safe and efficient ship handling. The courses cover various aspects of ship behavior, berthing, unberthing, and maneuvering in different conditions, ensuring participants are well-prepared for real-world challenges.

Who is the intended audience for these courses?

The courses are beneficial for maritime professionals, especially those involved in navigating and handling ships. Whether you're a seasoned mariner or a newcomer to the industry, the courses provide valuable insights and hands-on training to enhance ship handling skills.
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