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Global Maritime Distress and Safety Systems

Course Section: MR-GMDSS-0920

This Industry Canada approved course is designed to indoctrinate shipboard personnel in the operation of the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) equipment through lectures and hands-on laboratory sessions. Course content is based upon IMO and FCC directives governing the implementation of GMDSS to improve safety at sea. This course is offered in a condensed format, and participants will be required to complete identified coursework in the evenings. Upon successful completion of this course, GMDSS operator and General Operator Certificates will be issued.

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Course Cost

65 hour(s)

Course Details
Start Date End Date Location
Sep 20, 2021 Sep 29, 2021 Marine Training Centre
Day(s) From To Room
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday 9:00:00 AM 4:00:00 PM 320

Please note: Students are only able to register for a course after they have completed any of the pre-requisites listed above.

Please note: If English is not your first language, you are required to meet Holland College’s English proficiency requirements prior to commencing studies. Recognized English proficiency tests can be found at the following link: Language Skills