Electronic Chart Display Information System (ECDIS)

Course also known as:ECDIS

The Electronic Chart Display Information System (ECDIS) course has been developed to provide the knowledge, skill and understanding of ECDIS and electronic charts to the thorough extent needed to safely navigate vessels whose primary means of navigation is ECDIS.

Course Entry Prerequisite

Please note the following prerequisite is for entry onto the course and evidence must be provided upon enrolment:

  • STCW Certificate of Competency for International Waters (Masters and Deck Officers)


The following certificates will be issued by AMC to participants who successfully complete* the course:

  • ECDIS General Operator (AMSA approved), meeting the requirements of STCW Reg II/1 & II/2 and Code Sections A-II/1 & A-II/2, Tables A-II/1 & A-II/2
  • ECDIS Training on Kongsberg

*100% attendance, full participation and completion of all exercises is required.

AMSA Information

The course is AMSA approved as meeting the requirements of STCW 78 as amended, Reg II/1 and Code Section A-II/1, Table A-II/1, Marine Order 70 and IMO Model Course 1.27.

Participants are entitled to apply to the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) for an endorsement on your Certificate.

  • Duration: 5 days
  • AMSA Approved Course
  • Course Options: (GST exempt)
    April 20-24, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $3,370
    June 29 - July 03, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $3,370
    July 13-17, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $3,370 Join Waitlist
    November 16-20, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $3,370
    November 23-27, 2020 | Launceston, TAS | $3,370
  • Course available on demand

    This course is available on demand, delivered at various locations. To express interest, please contact us.

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