Learning objectives

The participants will be able to safely and efficiently overhaul and carry out trouble shooting on the starting air system.

Target groups

This training is aimed at Superintendent Engineers and ship or powerplant engine.


The trainees should have basic knowledge of diesel engine. Theoretical knowledge of internal combustion engines is preferred.

Course Content

  • Main starting valve
  • Starting air distributor
  • Starting air valve
  • Manoeuvring System
  • Pin gauge timing
  • Slow-down and Shut down alarms


5 days


See "MAN PrimeServ Academies & Product Trainings Competences - Overview" page 62/63.

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