In Series 1 Episode 3 we meet Colin MacRonald, the highly experienced seaman who trains the new pilots. A harbour pilot has to be calm under pressure and be his own man when making decisions, Aberdeen can be a very tricky harbour to get in and out of so Colin has to be sure the new pilots can cope with any eventuality. He’s a wily fox so when it comes to training he has a few difficult scenarios up his sleeve to make life difficult for a new recruit.