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EGMDSS.COM (E-Global Maritime Distress and Safety System) 

EGMDSS.COM online platform provides quickest and easiest route to obtain knowledge about marine GMDSS (Global Maritime Distress and Safety System).

The platform includes the following courses in more than 10 languages:  

  • SRC (Short Range Certificate) course
  • LRC (Long Range Certificate) course

The platform includes also the following GMDSS equipment simulators:

  • Simrad's GMDSS VHF RD68 radio simulator,
  • McMurdo's NAVTEX receiver NAV 6 Plus simulator,
  • Thrane&Thrane's SAILOR 5100 MF/HF radio simulator,
  • Thrane&Thrane's SAILOR TT-3606E Message Terminal simulator,
  • Thrane&Thrane's SAILOR TT-3020 Inmarsat transceiver simulator,
  • and more.

All rank of seafarers are able to practice the above equipment at anytime and from anywhere. 

MET providers are able to create their own courses with:

  • Text material, images, graphs, tables, maps and quizzes they can change at their own,

  • Simulators and Simulations of operations on available simulators,

  • Other simulations (VHF range, MF/HF range, simplex/duplex channels, INTERCO etc.).

 Learning materials are available at www.egmdss.com

Product Details

EGMDSS.COM course has two separate courses as follows:

  • SRC (Short Range Certificate) course: The course is designed for sailors sailing near coastal areas in A1 sea areas. The course includes VHF Radio, NAVTEX receiver, SART and EPIRB equipment simulation.
  • LRC (Long Range certificate) course:  The course is designed for sailing in A1,A2 and A3 sea areas. The course includes MF/HF radio and Inmarsat C equipment simulations in addition to what includes SRC course.

Both courses are available in more than 10 languages.

MET providers are able to create their own courses with:

  • Text material, images, graphs, tables, maps and quizzes they can change at their own,

  • Simulators and Simulations of operations on available simulators,

  • Other simulations (VHF range, MF/HF range, simplex/duplex channels, INTERCO etc.).

Additional information for MET providers is available at www.egmdss.com/gmdss-vet-providers/.

Key Words

E-learning

GMDSS

GMDSS equipment simulators

LRC

Long Range Certificate

SRC

Short Range Certificate

VHF

MF

HF

Inmarsat

NAVTEX

 

Key Activities

EGMDSS.COM platform is available from 2005.

EGMDSS.COM has been chosen as one of 9 best from 443 e-learning resources in the "My favorite e-learning resources" contest (16.6.2006 - an European Commission initiative elearningeuropa.info).

SRC (Short Range Certificate) Course is available from 2008.

EGMDSS.COM reached 23.000+ registered users in 2009.

LRC (Long Range Certificate) Course is available from 2010.

MET providers are able to create their own courses from 2010.

EGMDSS.COM took part at the Leonardo da Vinci 15th anniversary as one of the selected best projects in the 15 years history of Leonardo da Vinci Lifelong Learning Programme.

 

EGMDSS.COM was accepted by maritimetraining.pro as a good practice.

 

EGMDSS.COM reached 36.000+ registered users in 2012.

Target Group


Seafarers at all ranks 

Students/Cadets in Vocational schools/colleges and universities 

Maritime Education and Training Centres

Product Partner

EGMDSS.COM platform including courses was developed within 2 EU funded projects with the following partnership

Project name: EGMDSS E-learning system

  • SPINAKER D.O.O.
  • IDEC
  • SE.MA2
  • University Polytechnic de Catalunya
  • Maritime Institute Willem Barentsz
  • Maritime University of Szczecin
  • University of Cadiz
  • Satakunta University of Applied Sciences
  • ADAPTA
  • TUDEV Institute of Maritime Studies
  • Centre for Factories of the Future (C4FF)

Project name: E-Learning system for GMDSS VET

  • SPINAKER D.O.O.
  • Offshore BVBA
  • University of Cadiz
  • Satakunta University of Applied Sciences
  • IDEC
  • SE.MA2
  • Maritime Institute Willem Barentsz
  • Maritime University of Szczecin
  • ADAPTA
  • University of Ljubljana
  • TUDEV Institute of Maritime Studies
  • Centre for Factories of the Future (C4FF)

Product Score

EGMDSS.COM Product Score:

The product was evaluated using the good practice criteria. This evaluation process was undertaken by number of experts in the MET field. This project achieved a good score.

Evaluators Comments:

EGMDSS.COM is due to its quality widely used by individuals and MET providers as well.

Website

The product can be found at its website www.egmdss.com

and at its facebook page www.facebook.com/egmdss.

 

 

Comments

 
# Tomaz - Admin 2012-11-19 11:59
to access course, go to www.egmdss.com, it is free of charge to use and if you register you can use the gmdss simulators as well
 
 
# Cuan Kenneally 2012-11-16 12:21
I feel the summary gave a very good overview of the course. The course has earned many awards which gives me an indication in the quality of instruction I will be given. I got most of my information from this scetion with the product summary and product details and i didnt get much information from the other websites provided (www.egmdss.com,www.facebook.com/egmdss)
 
 
# boubou 2012-09-18 14:39
thanks for all, seafarers need this lessons for a good practice
 
 
# Rafael Cimbo Sambo 2012-09-12 21:29
for sure that i seek to have this course how can i do this course?
 

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