DP Advanced/Simulator Course

The DP Advanced/Simulator Course addresses to Deck Officers that graduated the DP Basic/Induction Course and performed the familiarization period required by the Nautical Institute Standard. To have a full presentation of the DP Advanced/Simulator Course, download the Courses’ Leaflet HERE or visit the sections below:

When is the next DP Advanced course?

In order to come to your help, the DP&Offshore Centre has established the DP Advanced course schedule.
Please find below the list of courses. We hope that one of the dates will suite your agenda:


What will I study?

To have a full presentation of the DP Advanced Simulator Course, download the Courses’ Leaflet HERE.

What materials will I receive?

The Centre will provide trainees with a memory stick with further information about the course and the DP&Offshore field.

On what equipment shall I train?

The DP&Offshore Centre of the Romanian Nautical College is equipped with a Full Mission DP Bridge Class A Simulator.

Who recognizes my DP Advanced Certificate?

The DP Advanced Course Certificate is recognized by the Nautical Institute and IMCA.
The Centre is registered in the latest Nautical Institute list of accredited DP Centres and has been an IMCA member since 2013. You can check HERE

How can I apply online for the course?

If you would like to participate at one of our DP Advanced courses, please click HERE

How much is the course?

The price for the DP Advanced course is of 900 euros.
Payment can be made by bank transfer. As soon as you apply online for this course, you will receive a proforma invoice with all details necessary for the transfer/payment.

How long is the course?

The DP Advanced/Simulator course lasts 4 days. On Monday, the course begins at 1300LT, while in the rest of the days, at 0800LT.

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The DP Advanced/Simulator course is held by the Romanian Nautical College – DP&Offshore Centre, located at 1 Lebedei Street, Tomis Marina, Constanta.

Where will I stay?

Our partner hotel is Ibis Hotel, located at Str. Mircea cel Batran nr 39B-41, 900658, Constanta. To view Ibis Hotel web page, click HERE

The hotel has 2 special offers for our trainees:

  • 35 euros per night, single room-breakfast included;

How will I get to the DP & Offshore Centre?

Depending on the country of residence, our trainees can arrive by car, train or plane to our Centre. The nearest airport to the Centre is the Constanta Airport – Kogalniceanu. However, trainees can arrive as well at the Henri Coanda – Otopeni Airport in Bucharest, located at 220 km from Constanta. The trip from Bucharest airport to Constanta takes around 3h30min, and there are buses and trains that provide transportation. If you travel by car, follow the address of the Romanian Nautical College – DP&Offshore Centre: Str. Lebedei nr.1, 900746 Constanta (see the aerial view of the College in Marina Tomis, Constanta):

Do I need a Visa to come to Romania?

In order to discover whether you need a Visa to come to our courses, please visit the website of the Romanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs http://www.mae.ro/en/node/2040If it is the case, the Centre will be able to provide trainees with an Invitation Letter for the duration of the course, in order to obtain the Visa as soon as possible.

Contact Details

For more information about the course, please contact us using this FORM or by mobile 0040769234560

To complete information, download the DP Courses’ Leaflet HERE