SAF4OW2 - MOCC - Open Water Module - UDT

Course CodeSAF4OW2
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.

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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 MethodSee Course Description
Instructional Hours8
Credits/CEUs0.0
Course Content Contact 
Extracted from DOI LEARN on3/11/2014 4:01:58 AM

Schedule:  SAF4OW2 - MOCC - Open Water Module - UDT

StartEndSession InformationLocationSession ContactRegister
09/19/2014 09/19/2015

Gary Schetrompf: gary_schetrompf@fws.gov
(304) 876-7255
gary_schetrompf@fws.gov
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