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Dynamic Positioning Maintenance Rolls Royce Icon


Provide participants with knowledge of how to identify and exchange faulty units with spares from stock on board to bring the Rolls Royce Icon system back into operation. Participants will also gain sufficient knowledge of the system
Documentation so that they can perform correct periodic maintenance and ease communication with Rolls Royce Maritime service personnel when assistance is needed.

This course complies with the requirements of IMCA document M117 sections 6.7, 6.8 and 6.9

“They should hold formal, appropriate, current qualification to an approved STCW convention standard and should have attended a manufacturer’s/supplier’s training course on any integrated Dynamic Positioning (DP)/power
management control System.”


The course is designed for marine engineers and ETO’S who are responsible for the on-board maintenance of Rolls Royce Icon dynamic position equipment.

Course Content

Training is delivered in partnership, using experienced instructors from Perth Simulation Centre (PSC) and Rolls Royce Maritime. The course provides operational understanding of all Icon system components to enable effective
onboard maintenance.

Theory and Practical

  • Introduction to DP technology and principles
  • System arrangement and DP class requirements.
  • Cable layout on own vessel.
  • General information, sensors, position reference systems, thrusters, power.
  • Main functions and practical use.
  • Operator station, function, backup/restore, alarm system.
  • Process station, function, system interface, network, practical exercise.
  • Preventive and corrective maintenance.

Course Pre-requisites

Participants must have a general knowledge of electronics and computer-based control systems.

Language, Literacy and Numeracy Requirements

This unit requires the ability to read and interpret typical product specifications, job sheets, procedures, and safety information as provided to operators. Writing is required to the level of completing workplace forms. The course is delivered in English.

Assessment & Competency Achievement

There is no formal assessment carried out at the completion of the course. 100% attendance and participation in the course is required. Participants will be awarded a Certificate of Training on
completion of the course.

Course Duration

5 Days:
Day 1 8:30am to 4:30pm
Day 2 8:30am to 4:30pm
Day 3 8:30am to 4:30pm
Day 4 8:30am to 4:30pm
Day 5 8:30am to 3:00pm

Number of Participants

Minimum 2 participants
Maximum 6 participants

Course Fee and Additional Service Costs

$10,340.00 ($9,400.00 + GST)

This course fee includes lunch, and morning and afternoon tea at the center.

Terms and Conditions of Enrolment

Course participants are required to agree with the Term and Conditions of enrolment. These terms and conditions are available on request from Perth Simulation Centre staff.