LNTM 17 2017 BRNC Maritime Assess Leadership Exercises

BRNC – Maritime Assessed Leadership Exercises                                                                                       

Effective until 29 July 2017

All mariners are advised that on:

  • Monday 17th  – Thursday 20th July
  • Monday 24th – Friday 28th July

Britannia Royal Naval College will be conducting Maritime Assessed Leadership Exercises within various locations of the harbour.

The exercises will involve up to seventy five Royal Navy Cadets and the use of up to twenty RN small craft.  Safety boats will also be in attendance and some vessels may exceed 6 knots for short periods, to assist with training.

Firing of blank ammunition in various controlled areas of the harbour will take place, including the possible involvement of helicopters for training purposes and Devon and Cornwall Constabulary.

BRNC training staff will be in attendance at all times and for the purposes of the exercises various items of kit will be placed at random locations within the harbour and it facilities.  These items will be clearly identified as belonging to BRNC and should be left alone if found by harbour users.

All harbour users are advised to give participating vessels a wide berth and navigate with extra caution during these exercises.

Contact information for Duty Officers (BRNC) if necessary – 07717 816501.

 

Captain Mark Cooper

Harbour Master/CEO                                                          

Issue date 11 July 2017