General Seamanship, (FM1-0)

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Certificate Awarded




Course Description

This course is designed to prepare the candidate to successfully challenge the Transport Canada oral examination to complete certificate of competency requirements.

Course Outline

1.0 Validity of Certificate of Competency

2.0 International Distress Signals with Canadian Modifications?«

3.0 Ship Handling in Various Conditions

4.0 Weather Forecasts and Meteorology Warning Systems

5.0 Canada Shipping Act, 2001 and Related Regulation?«

6.0 Safe Working Practices?«

7.0 Maintain Seaworthiness in Heavy Weather?«

8.0 Maintain Stability in Heavy Weather;

9.0 Pollution Prevention and Reporting

10.0 Emergency Response

11.0 Responsibilities and Duties of Master, Officers and Crew

12.0 Maintaining a Safe Navigational Watch and Related Bridge Teamwork Procedures

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