This training course is designated for every seafarer who has done full GMDSS General Operator’s course (the certificate has expired) and is going to be in charge of or perform radio duties on a ship required to participate in the GMDSS.
Objectives of the Course
After successful completing this course the participant will be able to efficiently operate the GMDSS equipment and to have primary responsibility to radio communications during Distress incidents.
The course complies with all requirements of the STCW Convention, as amended, Chapter IV, Section A-IV/2 of the SCTW Code, as well as covers all subject areas recommended by IMO Model course 1.25 “General Operator’s Certificate for the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System”.
Duration ofthe training course
The duration of the General Operator’s Refresher training course is 4 working days.
The course is certified by Georgian Maritime Administration