JRC JAN 9201/7201


The JRC type-specific training course provides officers with the system knowledge required to use this ECDIS for watchkeeping in accordance with the regulations of STCW and the ISM Code. Japan Radio Company is a world-leading marine electronics manufacturer specializing in commercial navigation and communications equipment.


The guided tutorial, with a duration of approx. 16 hours, covers the equipment familiarization requirements of IMO Model Course 1.27 and MCA MIN-503(M) for the functions and controls of the JAN-9201/7201 ECDIS.


A course booking provides you with a three-week time frame to complete the course, repeating Modules where necessary, and to use the “FreePlay” Mode, which allows you to practice freely on the manufacturer’s original, type-approved, software. The courseware includes a final test of no more than 1-hour duration, which can also be repeated, leading to an individual certificate.


Course Structure:

Module 1: User Interface

Module 2: ECDIS Basic Features

Module 3: Chart Work

Module 4: Sensors

Module 5: Route Planning

Module 6: Route Monitoring

Module 7: Chart Maintenance

Module 8: Backup Arrangements and Data Management

Module 9: Navigational Tools and other related Information


Equipment Covered:

JRC JAN 9201/7201 – Electronic Chart Display and Information System (Includes installation profiles S,C,N,D)


Technical Requirements:

We recommend the usage of wired internet connection. Please note that connection via mobile internet is also possible, however, it is considered highly unstable and might cause failure of your exam.

Supported Internet Browsers: Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari, Edge

Operating Systems:

Windows 8 or higher with latest updates installed
MacOS 10.12 Siera or higher with latest updates installed
Apple iOS 11 or higher with latest updates installed