Our GMDSS training in Africa

Tel: +234 (0) 8033034202 | 07066823373
Email: hufyelkins@yahoo.co.uk | info@elkinsmarine.com

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Price:

Full price includes accommodation and feed.

1995 dollars (Companies)

425k Naira (Companies)

Current Promo

(Individuals): (Start from 1. $700

2. $1100

3. $1900

4. $2900

Most popular: $1295 with Accommodation/Feed (discount on other courses) ***Accommodation/Feed offer is for Owerri only.


Duration:

1. GOC & FCC 10 days 

2. ROC 3-5 Days


Requirements
Identification card and passport
2 passport photographs
Minimum age: 18 years old

Assessment:

100% attendance
Theory and Practical examinations and assessment.
Simulator from \Wartsila (TRANSAS).

Approval: US Coastguard (International)

NIMASA

IMO
Simulator: Wartsila (Transas) TGS 5000 - DNV Approved.


Prerequisites:

Basic computer Knowledge. Basic knowledge of phonetic alphabet. 

Booking:

Only book training directly with Elkins Marine via 08033034202 or 07066823373

hufyelkins@yahoo.co.uk | bookelkins@gmail.com or info@elkinsmarine.com
Report if anyone that is not working with Elkins attempts to book or take payment from you.

Global Maritime Distress & Safety System


1. General Operator’s Certificate (GOC) inc FCC Element 1 & 7 certificate and Radio Operator’s Certificate.


2. Restricted Operators Certificate (ROC)


1. General Operator’s Certificate (GOC) for STCW GMDSS 2010

includes Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Element 1& 7 certificate and Radio Operator’s Certificate.

Elkins Marine Training International Nigeria (Africa)  

This course is designed to provide delegates with the level of knowledge needed to be competent in the use of VHF/HF/MF radiotelephony, telex, satellite procedures and equipment used commercially in the GMDSS. All GMDSS equipment's are available at Elkins Marine. Including Live functional real hardware like VHF, EPRIB, SARTS, GPS, Electric charts and many more.


Our Sim center simulates Search and Rescue Operations (SAR Training), distress and many others situations.

                                             
This course covers the mandatory training requirements for the General Operator’s Certificate for GMDSS Radio Personnel. It is based on the provisions of section A-IV/2 of the STCW Code and derived from IMO Model Course 1.25 The course is approved by the US Coast Guard. Successful completion leads to the award of a US Coastguard (International certification) and also NIMASA Certificate of Completion (Proof of Passing Certificate).


2. Restricted Operator’s Certificate (ROC) for GMDSS  


This course is designed to provide delegates with the level of knowledge needed to be competent in the use of VHF radiotelephony procedures and equipment used commercially in the GMDSS

                                           
This course covers the mandatory training requirements for the Restricted Operator’s Certificate for GMDSS Radio Personnel. It is especially recommended for personnel operating fishing vessels in inshore waters and voluntary fit vessels such as recreational craft, who may not be subject to the requirements of the STCW Convention. It is based on the provisions of section A-IV/2 of the STCW Code and derived from IMO Model Course 1.25


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Join Elkins Marine Int'l (NIG) Training's GMDSS course in USA, Nigeria, Middle East and Africa.

Or request for training in your country.


This is an intensive course which includes theoretical and practical training using the latest simulator technology in our GMDSS classroom.

Our GMDSS covers three main areas:

1. Regulations and procedures

2. Demonstration and maintenance of equipment

3. Safety of Life at Sea' and practical operations

The certificate qualifies the holder to operate a suitably licensed marine radiotelephony, radio telex or satellite mobile earth station.

Our certificates are international certificates that can be used around the world.

Students will acquire detailed practical knowledge of the equipment of a ships station, Digital Selective Calling (DSC), the principles of Narrow Band Direct Printing, Telex over Radio Systems and to INMARSAT systems.

Operational procedures and practices and the satisfactory exchange of communications relevant to the safety of life at sea are also covered in the syllabus.


The Simulator and equipment used at Elkins Marine are from Transas marine and DNV Approved.


GMDSS at Elkins Marine Nigeria is booked to full capacity every month so book your space quickly to avoid missing out. At times we do have a waiting list to join classes.


Apply via email to hufyelkins@yahoo.co.uk or bookelkins@gmail.com

Corporate: info@elkinsmarine.com

Or call 08033034202 & 07066823373 ( text if the call is not answered)

Send email application for the quick booking process.


Send your full name and the training you are interested in and our team will get back to you with information and instructions to join. Joining instructions will inform you which site you will attend.