General Operator’s Certification for the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System Course (GMDSS : GOC)

General Operator’s Certification for the Global Maritime
Distress and Safety System Course
(GMDSS : GOC)

Standard of Course

.

.

Training Period

Number of Trainee

Training Fee

Training Place

Lunch and breaks

Qualification

: In compliance with IMO Model Course 1.25 which certified

by the National Broadcasting and Telecommunication

Commission – NBTC

: 14 days

: Not more than 24

: 8,000 Baht

: Siam Maritime School

: Free

– Not less than 18 years of age.

– General knowledge of electricity, radio communication,

English language, use of personal computer and marine

vocabulary.

– GMDSS Restricted Operator’s Certificate has not been withdrawned

or cancelled or has been accepted from withdrawn not less than 5 years.

Certificate Title

: General Operator’s Certificate (Certified by Siam Maritime School-validity 5 years

General Operator’s Certificate (Certified by NBTC- validity 5 years)

General Operator’s License (Certified by NBTC- validity 5 years)

Course Scope

– To obtain knowledge, understanding and skill as operator of radio communication in compliance with

the provisions and performing the duties in according to STCW 2010 Chapter IV Section A-IV/2 and

the notification of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunication Commission (NBTC).

– The training course and examination for the GMDSS Restricted Operator’s should be conducted and passed.

Course Structure

.

Practical

Main machinery and equipment

Auxiliary equipment

Principles of maintenance and problem solving practice.

.

Theory

Knowledge of the international rules, regulations and provisions concerning GMDSS system

Knowledge of the basic features of the Marine Mobile Service

Knowledge and ability to use equipment of a ship station

Ability to use English language for radio communication in the GMDSS Systems

Examination

Trainees should participate in theory and practical sessions not less than 80 percent of timetables.