In accordance with STCW Regulation V/4, Masters and Chief Mates must hold a Certificate in Advanced Training for ships operating in polar waters, as required by the IMO's Polar Code.
Advanced Training for Ships Operating in Polar Waters is designed for Masters and Chief Mates on ships operating in polar waters who already hold an AMSA-approved certificate in Basic Training for Ships Operating in Polar Waters.
The course will be delivered by classroom theory sessions and practical sessions in the Ship Simulator at the Australian Maritime College. A variety of assessment methods are used in the course, appropriate to the learning outcome and the requirements of the national competency standards, including: Written assessment Group discussions and presentation Practical Simulation exercises.
Please note the following prerequisite is for entry onto the course and evidence must be provided upon enrolment:
The following certificate will be issued by AMC to participants who successfully complete* the course:
*100% attendance, full participation and completion of all exercises is required.
AMSA approved, in accordance with Marine Order 70 (Seafarer Certification) 2014.
This course is available on demand, delivered at various locations. To express interest, please contact us.