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TCM 107 - Global Maritime Distress And Safety System (GMDSS)

Code Start Date Duration Venue Fees
TCM 107 19 December 2020 5 Days Istanbul $ 3950 Registration Form Link
TCM 107 02 January 2021 5 Days Istanbul $ 3950 Registration Form Link
TCM 107 27 February 2021 5 Days Istanbul $ 3950 Registration Form Link
TCM 107 27 March 2021 5 Days Istanbul $ 3950 Registration Form Link
TCM 107 24 April 2021 5 Days Istanbul $ 3950 Registration Form Link
TCM 107 22 May 2021 5 Days Istanbul $ 3950 Registration Form Link
TCM 107 19 June 2021 5 Days Istanbul $ 3950 Registration Form Link
TCM 107 14 August 2021 5 Days Istanbul $ 3950 Registration Form Link
TCM 107 11 September 2021 5 Days Istanbul $ 3950 Registration Form Link
TCM 107 09 October 2021 5 Days Istanbul $ 3950 Registration Form Link
TCM 107 06 November 2021 5 Days Istanbul $ 3950 Registration Form Link
TCM 107 04 December 2021 5 Days Istanbul $ 3950 Registration Form Link
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Course Description

In the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System course students will demonstrate knowledge and skill in the proper use of GMDSS communications systems and other GMDSS equipment, such as radio propagation, protection of distress frequencies, testing radio equipment, use of NAVTEX receiver and many other topics are being studied to develop the skills of participants.

Course Objectives

  • Being familiar with the distress signals and distress traffic
  • Understanding the urgency transmissions
  • Understanding the safety transmissions
  • Being familiar with the safety information under the GMDSS
  • Understanding the emergency radio beacons
  • Understanding the power supplier
  • Understanding the false alerts in the GMDSS

Who Should Attend?

  • Managers
  • Engineers
  • Technicians
  • Anyone who need to know about Global Maritime Distress and Safety System

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • MDSS overview
  • Radio propagation
  • Distress, urgency and safety communications
  • Protection of distress frequencies

Day 2

  • Digital Selective Calling
  • VHF Radio Communication
  • Standard Marine Communication Phrases

Day 3

  • MF/HF SSB communications
  • Maritime safety information
  • NAVTEX receiver
  • Inmarsat satellite communication
  • Inmarsat safety-NET service

Day 4

  • Search and rescue procedures
  • VHF and satellite EPIRB
  • Search and rescue radar transponder
  • GMDSS portable VHF

Day 5

  • Practical training for distress, urgency and safety communication procedures
  • Use of DSC equipment
  • Use of VHF/MF/HF equipment
  • Radiotelephony communication exercises
  • Testing radio equipment
  • Use of NAVTEX receiver