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Electronic Navigation Training Program

Acronym: 
ENTP
Length: 
3 Training Days
Locations Offered: 
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Description

The Electronic Navigation Training Program (ENTP) introduces the student to the principles of electronic navigation.  It describes the fundamentals used by vessel commanders or marine enforcement officers to utilize marine electronics to safely navigate during reduced visibility and in unfamiliar maritime areas of responsibilities.  Students will become proficient with their agency specific electronics while determining position, direction and solving time, speed and distance problems.

Prerequisites

  1. Applicant must be a law enforcement officer/agent with arrest authority in the prevention, detection, apprehension, detention and/or investigation of felony and/or misdemeanor violations of federal, state, local, tribal, or military criminal laws or public safety personnel and first responder  with marine law enforcement duties.
  2. Must be in good physical condition, capable of meeting established FLETC Practical Performance Requirements (PPRs) while enduring long periods of strenuous underway boat operations.

Required Training Materials

None.

Program Syllabus/Curriculum

  • Piloting and Dead Reckoning
  • Electronic Navigation

Program Registration

Federal organization personnel should contact their agency training officer to register for training, email questions to FLETCAdmissions@fletc.dhs.gov or telephone 912-267-3344. 

State, local and tribal officers requesting training should register online. If organizational support is required or you have additional needs, please email stateandlocaltraining@dhs.gov or call us at 1-800-743-5382.

International (non-US) personnel should email FLETC-intlrqst@fletc.dhs.gov or telephone 912-261-4023.

Program Contact Info

Glynco: (912) 267-3235