Marine Casualty Investigation Awareness Course

Marine Casualty Investigation Awareness Course

Southampton, UK – 12 July 2018 – Azimuth Nautical Solutions has today launched a new Marine Casualty Investigation Awareness course, which provides company managers and senior officers with an appropriate level of familiarisation with the investigatory process as well as enhanced knowledge of the framework for maritime casualty investigation.

Specific expertise will be gained on issues such as legal considerations, the human element, collection of evidence, analysis of data and compilation of investigation reports. The course is also intended to provide for the exchange of experience and thoughts between colleagues.

The 3-day version of the course is generally designed for maritime casualty investigators who are new to the field, while the 1-day or 2-day course options are for those wanting to gain an appreciation and general understanding of the marine casualty investigation process. The course can be delivered at company premises or at any other suitable location worldwide.

The course covers the following key topic areas:

  • Accident Investigation – Purpose and Key Principles
  • Operational Readiness and Response
  • Human Factors
  • Accident Site
  • Witness Interviewing
  • Evidence Collection
  • Analysis
  • Developing Recommendations
  • Events & Contributing Factors
  • Investigation Reports

A 1-page course summary is available for reference at: Marine Casualty Investigation Awareness

For further information or to make a course booking, please contact Azimuth Nautical Solutions at:


Tel:      +44 (0) 2380 173838