Survey Familiarization Course 2024

Istanbul, Turkey


OCTOBER 2nd - 3rd

About the course

Indicative Schedule

Tuesday, 1st October

Arrival of participants in Istanbul

Wednesday, 2nd October

09:00 Presentation on local ship repair facilities & practices
12:00 Hotel pick-up and transfer to Tuzla
13:15 – 14:15 Lunch
14:30 – 16:00 Shipyards visit
16:30 Transfer to hotel
19:00 Dinner

Thursday, 3rd October

09:00 Hotel pick-up and transfer to Tuzla
09:30 – 12:00 Shipyard visit
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch
14:00 – 16:00 Shipyard visit
16:30 Transfer to hotel
19:00 Dinner

Friday, 4th October

Departure of participants from Istanbul
Guided cultural tour (optional)


We have pre-booked a sufficient number of rooms in Kalamis Hotel ( at the special rate of EUR 160 per night, inclusive of VAT and breakfast.

In case you prefer, for any reason, to proceed in booking your accommodation individually, feel free to ask us about names of alternative hotels and we will make relevant suggestions.

Accommodation cost shall be covered by your goodselves at departure via credit card directly to the hotel.

Indicative Flight Schedule

For a list of indicative flights between London and Istanbul airports, please click here.

Other matters

Airport transfers as well as transfers to and from the yards shall be covered by us.
Boiler suits and helmets will be provided by us, whilst we kindly ask for the participants to bring their own safety shoes for Yards visit.

This way, all you have to do, once you decide to participate, is inform us on your date and time of arrival and departure and we will make relevant accommodation and airport transfer arrangements.

As a final note, kindly be informed that in order to secure safety while visiting shipyards and to maximize the benefits of your experience, there will be a limit of 12 attendees in our course.

I would like to participate

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