Yes, when you sit for Orals, you have to calmly work your way through it step by step. That's tough to do when you are sweating your way through your shirt. (I'm very happy to have mine done
) I'll bet you know more about it then you think.
(I'm packing between typing here, BTW)
Regulatory \ Class requirements
Diver surveys of hull, rudder, propeller if the opportunity arises.
Work planned for engine or other equipment while on dock.
Steel work\damage repqirs
New equipment install
Hopefully this has been done at least 2 months ahead of time to allow ordering:
Parts required for shaft seals, propeller parts have been catologued and ordered to be delivered prior to vessel docking.
Parts required for any engine work or other equipment being surveyed, on hand.
New Equipment ordered
Tanks to be opened, fuel to be moved into tanks not being surveyed or allowed to run down to minimum amounts.
All tanks sounded for docking and logged.