GMDSS General Operators Certificate (GOC)
The GMDSS General Operators Certificate (GOC) is the highest level in radio communication. It is required for any personnel who have radio communication duties onboard vessels fitted with GMDSS equipment.
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The General Operators Certificate (GOC) course provides a mixture of theory and practical application as part of the GMDSS examinations.
The course covers three main areas:
General knowledge of Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) and practical radio operations
Regulations and procedures for situations such as emergencies and distress
Practice and understanding of radio-telephone communications and equipment
Master (Code Vessels less than 200gt) Officer of the Watch (Yachts less then 500gt)
Officer of the Watch (Yachts less than 3000gt)
Fluent in English and knowledge of the phonetic alphabet
Duration: 8 Days
Examination and assessment:
There are written tests and a final individual practical examination with an independent examiner.