Electronic Chart Display Information System (ECDIS)

Course also known as: ECDIS

Australia’s best value Electronic Chart Display Information System (ECDIS) course, delivered by highly rated instructors using a state-of-the-art ECDIS laboratory integrated with bridge control, RADAR, AIS and ARPA.

AMSA-approved ECDIS training that also provides the certification required to work on vessels fitted with Kongsberg equipment.

Who should participate? 

Pilots and officers who wish to gain certification to take charge of a navigational watch on an Electronic Chart Display Information System (ECDIS) compliant vessel, along with experienced nautical officers and other people with navigational responsibilities on an ECDIS compliant vessel.

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)
    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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