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The deck of a tug is not the easiest place to work. Waves, winds and strong tides, weather conditions and heavy equipment combine to make it a difficult and sometimes dangerous place. But the work done is invaluable. In today's shipping market, the size of vesselss is increasing faster than the ports can accommodate. Harbor operations are becoming more complex. Time pressures and increasing traffic are making ever greating demands on tugs. To meet the challenge, tug crews depend on the professionalism of the vessel's crews. Good teamwork between everyone involved is essential... This training film supplements the training booklet on working on tugs.