Bridge Procedures Guide (5th, 2016)

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The ICS Bridge Procedures Guide is widely
acknowledged as the principal industry guidance
on safe bridge procedures, and is used by
Masters, watchkeeping officers, companies and
training institutions worldwide. The Guide is
referenced in the footnotes of several
International Maritime Organization (IMO)
The new edition continues to embrace
internationally agreed standards and
recommendations adopted by the IMO, and now
addresses the 2010 amendments to the STCW
Convention introducing enhanced Bridge
Resource Management training for all officers in
charge of the navigational watch. The new
edition also includes helpful bridge and
emergency checklists, including comprehensive
ECDIS familiarisation checklists.
Particular attention has also been given to the
importance of the passage planning process,
including the safe and effective use of technology.
It is strongly recommended that a copy of the
Fifth Edition is carried on board every ship, and
that copies are held within shipping company
technical departments.