MARITIME SEARCH AND RESCUE MISSION CO-ORDINATOR
COURSE CATEGORY: Operational Deck, Management
DURATION: 5 Days
COURSE OBJECTIVES AND BENEFITS
This course intends to provide an introduction to the objectives, functions and operations of a maritime search and rescue (SAR) service.
It covers the administrative and operational functions of a SAR service; the governing framework of conventions, manuals, resolutions, circulars and other relevant documents; communication functions and facilities; risk analysis and risk management; the design, equipment and operation of maritime rescue co-ordination centres; SAR facilities; harmonization with aeronautical SAR services; public relations and SAR training.