PRACTICAL USE OF GMDSS
This is a simulator-based course aimed at anyone needing to gain knowledge and skills in the practical operation of Sailor 6000 GMDSS equipment: VHF and MF/HF DSC radios, Inmarsat-C, Radiotelex, Navtex, AIS, EPIRB, SART and SSAS, including testing and correct emergency communication procedures.
On successful completion of this course, delegates will be able to:
Deck Officers holding a current COC and a GMDSS GOC
Classroom, GMDSS Simulator
Classroom lectures, videos and case studies, review of investigation reports.
STCW A-IV/2, radio regulations, IMO Model Course 1.25.
Attendance certificate upon successful completion of tests and exercises.
This course is regularly offered by our MTCs, and may be available online, please contact your regional Maritime Training Centre (MTC) or for BSM employees kindly contact your local Crew Service Centre (CSC) for the next available course.