The Handy Books Revision Aids for Mariners
Handy Books at Handy Prices
The Really Handy Publications bring navigation text books into the hands of those that need it, at the cost they can afford, with text books written and formatted for the Kindle.
The COLREG series
This Really Handy book on the collision regulations will enable you to learn the International Regulations for the Prevention of Collisions at Sea, wherever you are, and whatever you are doing. Really Handy books are designed to be used whenever you have a spare few minutes, on the train, waiting in queues, even walking the dog.
The book will lead you on a journey of questions, answers and comments through the regulations in a logical one order will enable you learn and remember the rules. It is not an in depth legal text book, that is left for other publications, nor is it full of colourful light pictures, that is best left for traditional books. However, this is book you require if you need to confidently know the words of the International Regulations for the Prevention of Collisions at Sea.
The second in the series of books written to accompany The Really Handy Book to Learn the Collision Regulations. This kindle publication is based on the three basic power driven traffic situations, using a series of questions and answers to revise the related regulations.
This book has been written to accompany the Really Handy Book to learn the collision regulations. It uses a series of questions and answers to revise the rules on shapes, and some of the other fundamental rules.
The third in the series of books written to accompany the Really Handy Book to Learn the Collision Regulations. This latest publication is based the restricted visibility rule, but expands its questions and answers to include many of the other collision regulation
The Ship Certification Series
Identifying and Defining
This is a revision guide for the Professional Mariner studying for their officer qualifications. It mixes facts about the certificates, revision questions, and then adds a bit more. In this first book of the series Certification covering the identification and definition of vessels is covered, including the Certificate of Registry, CSR, Tonnage Certificate and Load Line Certificate.
Managing the Vessel
The second book of the series covers the ISM code, Safe Manning and the Maritime Labour Convention certification.
Keeping vessels safe
The third book of the series on vessel certification covers the SOLAS and security certificates, including SAFCON, CSSC, PSSC, ISPS and a diversion into the subject of HSSC.
The fourth book of the series covers the certificates covering environmental protection, including IOPP, NLS, IAPPC, IEE, anti-fouling certification and Ballast water convention certification.
Assorted Handy Revision Guides
The popular “Really Handy Series” of Kindle books has now been extended to include a publication for those wishing to learn and revise the IALA buoyage system. The book uses a mixtures of facts, pictures, questions and “a bit more” to lead its reader through a logical and structured course of study….and at a Really Handy price.
This is the first of the Really Handy guides to cover a subject beyond the confines of the bridge. A Really Handy Guide to the ISM code combines a simple description of the International Safety Management code with revision questions in a format that will be perfect for those studying for Officer of the watch, Chief Mate, Master, Engineer Officer of the watch, Second Engineer, and Chief Engineer. It is not a in depth text book, or legal guide, but is focused on the requirements for revising for examinations.