3D Fleet Learn
1 hour and 29 minutes
Avg. rating 4.5


3D Fleet Learn
1 hour and 29 minutes
Avg. rating 4.5

The GMDSS network is a vital piece of equipment on board vessels for all seafarers whether it is professional or recreational. The system put in place allows us to connect with emergency services and rescue centres all around the world, preventing thousands of deaths since its inception.

In this course you will gain an understanding of the following sections:
• GMDSS: Functions, Equipment, Sea Areas.
• Technology: Wave Propagation, Equipment.
• Operation of the GMDSS equipment.
• Procedures for Distress alerting, Search and Rescue operations, and False alert handling.
• Applications: Abandoning ship, Man overboard, A potential problem, Fire onboard.

Topics in this Course

Communications Deck Operations Emergency Procedures Information Technology

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3D Fleet Learn

3D Fleet Learn is an innovative training company providing high quality education material designed to be engaging and meet the needs of modern seafarers. We use a mix of live action and 3D graphics to engage learners with real-world shipping scenarios and expert knowledge to ensure maximum impact and enjoyment of the lessons.

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  1. Rating:
    Avg. rating 4.5
  2. Price:
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  3. Language: English
  4. Length: 1 hour and 29 minutes
  5. Intended for: All seafarers who wish to gain an understanding of the GMDSS network.
  6. Reference: Based on parts of IMO, SOLAS, and ALRS Volume 5.
  7. Last Updated: October 09, 2023

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