Training overview

We are pleased to offer the following type of trainings:


We offer ECDIS training courses that are required for full certification of a watch officer placed on board a ship with a fully implemented ECDIS system. We are flexible to provide training at our department in Rotterdam, aboard your ship worldwide (several groups per day) or another location of choice. If there are large numbers of participants, we can set up a separate schedule, which will be able to take place outside of our regular training schedule. Type of ECDIS trainings:

  • IMO Model course 1.27 with adopted Manila amendments for STCW
  • Type Specific Course (TST) for Transas, JRC, Maris and Consilium
  • Refresher course (new training according to IMO and flag state regulations)
  • Familiarization training
  • Customer's request

Product operational training

Operational product training courses are provided for the team members of our clients, and are taught by our specially-selected certified mentors. During the training lessons, new bridges are made with the latest equipment, alongside an explanation of the operational functioning of the parts. This can be both on board or at our training department at Schaardijk. We offer a variety of demonstration equipment to explain how it works, and provide our team members with realms of useful information.

Technical training - Engineer level

Technical training courses are taught by our certified engineers and mentors, for our area distributors to share insights regarding the latest developments within the industry. Normally, these practical training sessions are given at our training department in Rotterdam.

Product training - Engineer level

Our insightful and informative product training courses are taught by our certified engineers and mentors, with classes being offered to our very own service engineers to keep them up-to-date with the latest industry developments.

Marcom-A training

Alphatron Marine have been approved by the Radiotelecommunications Agency to give Dutch officers Marcom-A courses and issue operator’s certificate. Now, not only can we provide GMDSS (communication) equipment such as MF/HF, Inmarsat C and EPIRB, but we can also offer Marcom-A courses to shipping companies, crewing agencies and other maritime related companies. Read further

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Schaardijk 23
Harbor 115
3063 NH Rotterdam
The Netherlands

T: +31 10 453 40 00