This course guides participants on the use of International Code of Signals for coding and decoding messages and procedures to be applied for communication by visual signaling; on the use of Radio Aids to Marine Navigation for ascertaining facilities and services; and on extracting necessary information from the Annual Notices to Mariners.
Required Equipment: Flash cards on International code flags. Note: For the issuance of Transport Canada Training certificates by the school, a Transport Canada, Candidate Document Number (CDN#) will be required. Contact Transport Canada, Marine Safety for further information.
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
Recognize international code flags.
Describe procedures for flag signals as a communication means.
Use International Code of Signals for coding and decoding messages.
State the International code signals for distress.
Use Radio Aids to Marine Navigation.
Extract information from the Annual Notices to Mariners.
Effective as of Fall 2016
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