SAF4OW2-UDT - MOCC - Open Water Module - UDT

Course CodeSAF4OW2-UDT
Course TitleMOCC - Open Water Module - UDT
DescriptionNOTE:The US Fish and Wildlife Service’s MOCC- Open Water Module is scheduled through the Regional Watercraft Safety Coordinators. Please follow the link to view the class dates/locations and the contact person for your region.

DO NOT SUBMIT AN APPLICATION THROUGH DOI LEARN FOR THIS COURSE.

The Open-Water Module is an optional module for employees who may encounter ocean, or ocean-like conditions while boating. The course continues the progression of information and practical experience gained from the MOCC, and on the job, into an open water environment where additional knowledge and skills are required to safely operate motorboats in adverse weather and seas, where sight of land may be obscured or lost, and where assistance, if required, may be significantly delayed.

Objectives:
- Develop basic nautical navigation principles
- Read ocean conditions
- Operate a boat in open water
- Demonstrate a Pivot Turn
- Deploy a Sea Painter
- Navigate using a GPS unit
- Navigate using a nautical chart
- Deploy a Sea anchor/Drogue
- Tow a vessel in-line and alongside

Target Audience:
Any person operating Service watercraft in open water environment

Delivery MethodOnline Self Study
Non-FWS Fee$0.00
Instructional Hours8
Credits/CEUs0.0
Course Content ContactGary Schetrompf: gary_schetrompf@fws.gov; (304) 876-7255; gary_schetrompf@fws.gov
Curriculum CategoryWatercraft Safety
Registration CategoryWatercraft Safety Coordinators
Registration Linkhttp://nctc.fws.gov/mocc
DOI LEARN Course TypeUDT
Extracted from DOI LEARN on12/18/2014 4:00:30 AM

Schedule:  SAF4OW2-UDT - MOCC - Open Water Module - UDT

StartEndLocationSession Contact
Self Study Online Gary Schetrompf: gary_schetrompf@fws.gov
(304) 876-7255
gary_schetrompf@fws.gov