SafePilot Workshop

SafePilot workshop

Join Trelleborg and the Maritime Pilots Institute (MPI) for an informative and interactive SafePilot Workshop. The two-day workshop is designed to enhance your skills and knowledge in marine piloting, with a particular focus on Trelleborg's SafePilot Navigation Software. Whether you have years of experience as a pilot or are new to the industry, attending this workshop will provide valuable insights, and networking opportunities. Topics covered in the sessions will include:


1. Review and training on SafePilot Navigation Software and Hardware 

2. An in-depth look at tips and tricks for using various modules and contexts

3. Discussion on upcoming new versions of SafePilot and ShoreViewer

4. Updating your iPad and hardware with the latest software and firmware

5. Integration of NOAA S100's ENC

6. Round table discussions advancing SafePilot for the future

7. Latest Trelleborg PPUs and Future Developments

8. Immersive MPI Simulator: As an added highlight, attendees will have the exclusive opportunity to use the MPI's immersive, state-of-the-art simulator. This simulator provides unparalleled access to immersive ship-handling scenarios, allowing participants to gain practical experience and improve their decision-making skills in a realistic virtual environment.


Keynote Presentation: We are excited to announce that George Burkley, a renowned expert in marine navigation, will deliver a keynote presentation on using technology in precision navigation. George Burkley has extensive experience leveraging cutting-edge technology for safe and efficient ship navigation. His presentation will explore innovative solutions and best practices for utilizing technology to enhance precision and accuracy in navigation. This is an excellent opportunity to stay updated on the latest advancements in marine piloting technology, network with industry experts, and experience the cutting-edge simulator.


Welcome reception on 12 June.

Registration: To register for the workshop or for more information, please email

We look forward to welcoming you to the Trelleborg SafePilot Workshop in Covington, LA!