SAF4A02 - MOCC - Airboat Operator Module - UDT

Course CodeSAF4A02
Course TitleMOCC - Airboat Operator Module - UDT
DescriptionNOTE: The US Fish and Wildlife Service’s MOCC-Airboat Operator Module is scheduled through the Regional Watercraft Safety Coordinators.

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The Airboat Module (ABM) is an entry-level course on airboat operation. Completion of the MOCC is a prerequisite for the ABM. In addition, ABM instructors can add a prerequisite of at least 20 hours of airboat operation time under the on-board supervision of an airboat operator who has at least 40 hours of airboat operation time and a thorough knowledge of the airboat(s) being operated and area(s) of operation. At least 40 hours of on-board-supervised airboat operating time (supervisor specifications same as above) is required before DOI personnel are allowed to operate an airboat independently.

Objectives:

  • Understand the operating principles of an airboat
  • Understand the control panel and purpose of each gauge
  • Identify and describe each part of an airboat
  • Perform a pre-trip safety inspection
  • Demonstrate how to start, stop, and turn and airboat in both shallow and deep water
  • Operate an airboat at minimum and optimal cruising speeds
  • Demonstrate docking, beaching, and loading/unloading an airboat
Delivery MethodSee Course Description
Instructional Hours8
Credits/CEUs0.0
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Extracted from DOI LEARN on3/11/2014 4:01:58 AM

Schedule:  SAF4A02 - MOCC - Airboat Operator Module - UDT

StartEndSession InformationLocationNotesRegister
04/18/2014 04/18/2015

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