STCW Courses

GMDSS General Operator Certificate


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Mode of Study: Part time(day)
Duration: 11.5 days
Time: Monday to Friday : 08:30-17:30 (including one hour lunch break)
What will you get?
Venue: Maritime Services Training Institute
Entrance Requirement:

Applicants must be Hong Kong officers designated to carry out their radio duties on board Ocean Going vessels and possess basic knowledge of maritime radio communications and English language. Ocean Going Seaferers who are eligible for sitting the Marine Department's Ocean Going Class 3 Deck Officer Examination.

Tuition Fee: HK$23,100 (for non-HK registered seafarer)
HK$6,930 (for HK registered seafarer)
Medium of Instruction: Cantonese
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Course Overview

This course aims to enable Hong Kong registered seamen (Ocean Going Officers) to fulfill the STCW (2010) requirement. The course covers the theory and simulator training on using GMDSS equipments as required by the STCW (2010) VI / 2 amendment. This is an approved course under the MATF. Successful applicants will be refunded 80% of the fees for completing pre-approved courses / examinations. For more information, please refer to MATF's website

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