H884 - Azipod® Vessel Operational Onboard Coaching

Onboard workshop for management and operational level (STCW) deck and engine personnel on twin-Azipod cruise vessel operation in normal and special operational conditions.

Learning objectives

Upon completion of this course the participants will be able to:

  • Know about the operational principles of diesel-electric Azipod vessels taking into account vessel safety, passenger comfort, environmental and economical requirements and operation efficiency including maintenance needs. 


NOTE: The actual content is finalized according to the needs and requests of the owner and the participants. Potential main topics include the following areas of Azipod vessel operation:

Potential main topics include the following areas of Azipod vessel operation:

  • Diesel-electric propulsion system behavior in various situations.
  • System functionalities, power plant and potential malfuncions.
  • Vessel resource management and communication.


  • Practical presentations and discussions in a training room.
  • Hands-on exercises utilizing ship’s bridge equipment.

Course outline

General Information

Duration: 1 or 2 days
Venue: Onboard.

Not applicable. This training may be used as a refresher for persons who have participated in Azipod Vessel Operation, Operational or Management Level training in bridge simulator.

Additional information: None
Student profile:

Azipod® vessel deck personnel and marine engineers at management level.

Download: Course description as a pdf

Related courses

Select region / language