General Operator’s Certificate for Global Maritime Distress and Safety Systems (GMDSS)

G001 General operator GMDSS

COURSE FRAMEWORK CODE G001
COURSE TITLE General operator GMDSS
COURSE APPROVED BY American  Bureau of  Shipping, Maritime  Administrations of :  Liberia, Panama, Marshall Islands, Ukraine  
LANGUAGE Russian, English
SCOPE The  course  covers the  training recommendation  in Annex 3 to IMO Assembly Resolution A. 703 (17) regarding the General Operator’s Certificate (GOC) and requirements of STCW-78, as amended (Regulation IV/2) and STCW Code, as amended (A-IV/2, B-IV/2)
OBJECTIVES
  • Introduction
  • Maritime Radio Communication
  • GMDSS communication
  • Practical exercises
ENTRY STANDARDS Course  participants  should have basic  knowledge of maritime  radio communication practice,  a working knowledge of English  and elementary computer skills.
CERTIFICATION Certificate of successful completion of the training course to be issued.
STUDENT NUMBER LIMITATION The maximum number of course attendees is 8  
STAFF REQUIREMENTS The course is conducted by qualified instructors that hold a valid General Operator’s  Certificate and  have practical training  and experience in maritime radio communications, including GMDSS. Course instructors also have a good general knowledge of ships, maritime Distress, Urgency and Safety as well as Search and Rescue matters.
FACILITIES & EQUIPMENT GMDSS  simulator  TRANSAS “TGS  5000”, GMDSS VHF,  EPIRB, SART, NAVTEX, EGC Receiver Batteries
TEACHING AIDS Whiteboard  and DVD player,  overhead projector,  placards, audio and video aids, PowerPoints,
TEACHING METHOD Theory in a classroom, practical exercises at GMDSS simulator
BASED UPON IMO MODEL COURSES 1.25, 3.12, 6.09
COURSE DURATION 108 hours
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