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com) Download MCA Oral Question and Oral Theory Notes at www.shipdays.com Capt. Anam Frequently asked OOW Oral Questions 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. 41. 42. 43. 44. 45. 46. 47. 48. 49. 50. 51. 52. 53. 54. 55. 56. to What is Port State Control & Flag State Control? State the content of SOLAS Training Manual and its use? Marking on Life Boat and Life Raft? Change over procedure from auto to hand steering? Handling / taking over bridge watch at night or daytime? Handling /Taking over Cargo watch? Content of Cargo Securing Manual? Content of chain register? Entries made in Oil record book Part 1 and Part 2? L.S.A and F.F.A of your last ship? Requirement for TPA, L/buoy, Immersion Suit, EEBD, Extra Life raft- you should know the requirement for all LSA and FFA, Consult SOLAS or other relevant publication, don’t just rely on Verbal information, read it yourself. What action would you take when you have fire in ship while she is in port? What action would you take if you have fire in Engine room, Galley, Cargo Hold? Entry into Enclosed space? Working Aloft / Overboard? What are the Mandatory Publications? Maintenance on LSA and FFA? What is Variation and Deviation? Care and maintenance on wires and ropes, breaking stress, and how would you know when renew the same? Safe working load and load density? Action taken during man overboard? What is MARPOL and its annexes? What are the contents of S.O.P.E.P Manual? What are the different I.M.O conventions? What precautions would you take when heavy weather is predicted? When would you call a master? What are the daily, weekly, monthly test of GMDSS Signs and Symbols on Chart like Reporting point, General direction of buoy age, Green shaded area Blue shaded area, ITZ (Consult Chart 5011)? How do you correct a chart and what is the use of Chart Correction LOG? What entries are made in the Garbage Record Book? How do you refer to the IMDG code and when is it necessary to do so? Who is DPA and when would you contact him? What is Squat / Interaction and what are the factors affecting it? What are Limitations of Radar? What are the principles and objectives of ISM? What are spring and Neap tide? What is IG and why is it necessary to inert tanks? What are the alarms on an IG panel? Equipments for taking sounding of Tank? Equipment for taking sounding in Chain Locker? How to stop Water going in Chain Locker? EPIRB and SART test? Stiff and Tender Vessel? Anchoring Procedure? Passage Planning all stages, Specially appraisal stage including all publications? Routine Chart? SOPEP Equipment? M/E failure, Steering Gear failure? Fire Control Plan –Information you get and its Location? Embarkation ladder and pilot ladder use and specifications? How will you get Medical assistance on board? MSN 1803 (do it thoroughly) – Davit, Winch, Release Gear, and Annual L/B Checks? MSN 1816- about EPIRB Registration What will you check annually in Open Life Boat? Content and information in Weekly Notice to Mariner, Cumulative Notice to Mariner and Annual Notice to Mariner? Operation of Emergency fire pump, requirement and location?
while you are doing cargo operation in port. and when and how? How you do Emergency steering gear drill? How you use to manage Garbage on your last ship? What you get in Fire wallet. Fire control plan. 101. 103. 96. 80. 71. annually? Difference between Pilot Ladder and Embarkation Ladder? Marine Instruments . Side Ropes and all? Manual launching of an Inflatable Life raft? Master tells you to prepare lifeboat for launching (Precaution and Preparation)? What is the documentation required for loading dangerous cargo? How would you know that you are approaching TRS? What information you get in Mariners Handbook –NP100? Emergency drill under ISM? Auto Pilot Controls and Setting? Making way and Underway difference? You are approaching a fogbank what you will do? Hold Preparation? Where you get weather information? What checks you do on steering gear. 93. 84. MGN what is it. 69. How would you train your crew according to ISM? How will the crew know. 117. 104. 74. 91. 102. 116. 64. 97. 108. 95.57. 114. 62. 61. 98. 88. 63. 68. 115. 106. and what information they convey? What type of lifting gear you have in your last vessel and where you find about the SWL? What fixed fire fighting you have on your last ship? Pump room entry. 76. 94. 72. 81. how often you test it? According to STCW-95 convention what are rest period? How to test fixed foam fire fighting appliances? What you check annually in open lifeboat? What is the easy means of finding compass error along side jetty? What information do you give to apply ones he is on board? What information is provided on Pilot Card? Duties of OOW at anchor Where do you find your ships FWA Smoke coming from galley. Fire Man Outfit? What is Chain Register and what you get in it? Rigging Plan? When would you not use Auto Pilot? Cargo record Book? Entry in to Enclosed Space? Content and use of IAMSAR Manual volume. 66. 107. 92. 109. 60. 67. 75. and Fire fighting system in it. 73. if it is CO2 from where you release it? Pump room bilges alarm. 59. 100. 82. 118. 112. USE of International Shore Connection? What information you get from IMO ships routeing guide? What is the Purpose and objective of COSWP and its Sections? Duties of Safety Officer as per COSWP? Maintenance of Lifeboat Falls? Pilot ladder –Dimensions of Spreader. 85. 86. 99. 79. 77. 119. 78. 113. 58. 70. 105. 90. 83. MIN. 110. which drills are pending. when you do it and how? How would you familiarize yourself as a newly joined OOW? ISM Purpose and objective? How will the crew know which drills are pending? How will you give training to crew about safety and other things? IMDG Code? Grain regulations? How often do you take compass error and why? How you do risk assessment? Content of muster list? How you maintain security on your ship (ISPS)? What you get in weather chart? Bunkering procedure? Action on distress message received or you see a red flare? What information you get from Admiralty Sailing direction? Equipments on bridge? MSN. 87. 65. Manropes. 111. 89.3? What are the different Search Patterns? Precautions when receiving pilot? Prior Sailing Checks/ Preparation for SEA? Short Round/ Snubbing round.
What corrections apply to it? Barograph 1. Who is the Certifying authority? 8. What instrument is this and what you get from it? 2. Weekly maintenance of Hygrometer and where you log it? 5. Do you make a logbook entry for it? Precision Aneroid Barometer? 1. what do you think? 6. What you get from it? 3. What instrument is this and what you get from it? 2. What precautions you will take before using it? 5. What is Dock Water Allowance? 3. What instrument is this? 2. Why is the Symbol of wheel mark on it? 7. Does any correction apply to it? 4. Maintenance of PAB? 5. What is barometric tendency? Hygrometer 1. What instrument is this and what you get from it? 2. What instrument is this. Maintenance and precautions for it? 5. Why you tap it before checking pressure? 5. Precaution before using it? 4. Where you will find it? 3. How will you take reading in frost area? Sextant 1. Check dummy needle for last pressure. What is the use of damping cap on it? 3. How will you rig it? 4. What type of errors does it have? (Remember even to know about how Non-Adjustable errors are caused) 4. How will you remove its error? Situations in Rules of the Road . and where you will keep the dummy needle later? 7. Precautions before taking reading? 6. What is the present pressure? 4. What is its principle? 3.Hydrostatic Release Unit: 1. Can you apply compass bearing directly on chart? 4. Calculate DWA using FWA of your Last vessel? Aneroid Barometer 1. What is the Liquid inside? Hydrometer 1. Which objects you will use for VSA and HSA? 4. What correction applies to it? 6. What instrument is this? 2. What is use of dummy needle? 3. What instrument is this and what is the use of it? 2. How does it operate? 5. and what you get from it? 2. If the dry bulb reading and wet bulb reading are same. Check all its parts and their usage? 3. if it has increased or decreased. What instrument is this and what you get from it? 2. Can you use it (Check Expiry)? 6. The pressure at which it operates and the breaking stress of weak link? Magnetic Compass: 1. and what you will expect from it. What is dew point? 3. How will you take the reading? 4. What is Fresh Water Allowance? 4.
com or firstname.lastname@example.org Have faith and confidence in yourself. your action. 16. bearing changing appreciably. to prompt. Vessel on port bow. 12. how you will pass it? 3. at my website www. WA. Day signal and Fog Signal for all) 1. Smarty Board (Identify vessel. RAM engaged in dredging with obstruction seen from right stern 10. until when? Pilot vessel on port side – at 6’ then 3’ –action? Which vessel can use ITZ How will you cross TSS How will you join back TSS TSS. You should be able to positively identify all Buoys with the colour of light and rhythm? 2. which is very important. Special Mark. RV-Which vessel is give way vessel? Quote rule 6.three blip on Starboard bow.Safe Speed RV. tell someone to ask you the question and then you reply. please do send them to me at my email address admin@shipdays. when in bound and outbound? Situations 1. Towing vessel without RAM 6. What is your action and likewise all other situations? 4.not taking action. action? You are overtaking vessel. which are not covered in this FAQ. How will you pass Preferred channel Buoy. Note: Friends. what you get from OA.Starboard Quarter. How will you find out a vessel is Making way 13. part d (1) and d (2) and E part.one blip on port bow RV.shipdays. also action.co. 2. 4. Single White light. or prepare with those who are also giving oral exam or ask someone who has given his exam to take your mock oral. Vessel aground 50 m or more seen from port side.prepare well OAW triangle. that way you will get confidence. Capt.who is give away vessel. starboard bow. You are doing 090 and you see east cardinal Buoy. NUC on port side 14.in so I can update the questions.3 blip –port bow. 9. Anam or probably any surveyor will not like. seen right a head Personal advice: Prepare well. Cone shape and Cylinder Shape. Your feedback and suggestion is quite valuable to everyone who is preparing for Orals. 5. 14. 8. distance 12 miles RV. Towing vessel with RAM. all the questions.Buoyage 1. if you know oral questions. 11. Air cushion vessel less then 50 m. 13. 7. Head on Situation –Action CBD Vessel on port bow. Gear Extending more then 150 m.Ferry Crossing from port side RV. so you should be able to speak unless the examiner asks you to stop or changes question. Fishing Vessel. 17. 12. The answers to all the Question will be available for download soon. 8. when you are in relative motion. Mine Clearance vessel. 10. distance 2 miles? 3. seen from port side? 7. port quarter Quote Rule 19. Single red light? 5.Overtaking RV.Best of Luck Sachin Juyal (OOW September-2006: Lowestoft College) . making way seen from astern. Single white light? 2. and find someone with whom you can discuss. CBD from port side 11. 3. 15. 15. Single green light? 4. Pilot vessel probably 50 m or more at anchor 9. 6. seen end on.
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