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GMDSS Restricted Operators Certificate (ROC)

3 Vanguard Way, Campbeltown Road, Birkenhead, Wirral, United Kingdom CH41 9HX, Email: maritime@ljmu.ac.uk, Tel: +44 (0)151 647 0494

  • Price: GBP (£)620 (Inc VAT if applicable)

Course Details

  • School LJMU Maritime Centre
  • Location 3 Vanguard Way, Campbeltown Road, Birkenhead, Wirral, United Kingdom CH41 9HX, Email: maritime@ljmu.ac.uk, Tel: +44 (0)151 647 0494
  • All Dates Please contact us for dates and availability
  • Duration 3 day(s)
  • Accommodation Included No

This intense 4 day course is intended for Seafarers who require a Global Maritime, Distress and Safety System

(GMDSS) Restricted Operators certificate in accordance with Section A-IV/2 of the STCW Code who intend to

operate within GMDSS Sea Area A1 (VHF range).

The Course has both Theoretical and Practical Examinable modules. Practical exercises form a significant part

of the course.

Upon successful completion of the Course and success in the examinations, the candidate will have knowledge

of the GMDSS System and be able to take Charge of communications with the relevant rescue authority in

emergency situations. They will be able to:

• Communicate using terrestrial systems operating in very high frequency bands.

• Use Digital selective calling devices

• Operate and Test SART’s & EPIRB’s

• Use ITU and ALRS Publications

• Carry out maintenance procedures for batteries and Aerials.

Useful Information

The course fee includes AMERC examination fee.

LJMU Maritime Centre

3 Vanguard Way, Campbeltown Road, Birkenhead, Wirral, United Kingdom CH41 9HX, Email: maritime@ljmu.ac.uk, Tel: +44 (0)151 647 0494

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