Radar/Arpa for All


Course dates

Provided we have enough registrations


The RADAR-ARPA for All course has been designed to meet the requirements of the STCW Convention 1978, as amended, Table A-II/2. Taking the IMO Model Course 1.08 as a guideline.


Those who succesfully complete this course will have fulfilled the mandatory minimum requirements of training in the use of radar and ARPA to maintain safety of navigation. The training is provided at management level.

Course Content

Radar operating principles: picture orientations bearing, display set up,..;

  • Radar plotting;
  • Safety precautions with radar equipment;
  • Vectors, target selection;
  • Arpa display warnings, alarms and errors;
  • IMO regulations;
  • Errors in radar information;


4 days (minimum 6 - maximum 12 persons)


€ 1.250,00 (including course material, certificate, lunch, coffee and water)


Christel Peeters

Antwerp Maritime Academy

A: Noordkasteel Oost 6, 2030 Antwerpen

T: 0032 3 205 64 60

E: training@hzs.be

W: www.hzs.be