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Welcome to SSTG Maritime Training - STCW Approved

STCW Approved Training

Vessel Commander or Ship’s Master

  • Master<500GT
  • Master Near Coastal <500GT
  • Master<200GT
  • Master Near Coastal <200GT

Course Description: These courses are designed to teach you the competence to be in overall command of the vessel, having full responsibility for the crew, ship handling, the cargo, passengers and the safety of the vessel. The Master manages the ship and all onboard administration and normally keeps the ships records. The Master is responsible for dealings with the shore authorities and ports on matters such as health and safety.

Duration: 90-100 Days

Entry Requirements: Consist of, but are not limited to, SAMSA medical certificate, eyesight test, seaman’s book and sea service. Proof of ancillary courses to be provided, or alternatively attended at SSTG. English proficiency is a must, with Mathematics and Science at Grade 12 (between 50 and 60%) as beneficial.

SAMSA Classifications: Master< 500GT STCW A–II/3 (Coming Soon), Master < 500GT Near Coastal STCW A–II/3, Master < 200GT STCW A –II/3, Master < 200GT Near Coastal STCW A –II/3, Master Unlimited

Learning Objectives: The SAMSA matrix prescribes that the learner should have the following knowledge and practical skills at the end of the course:

  • Navigate vessel at the management level
  • Handle and stow cargo and / or catch (fish) at the management level
  • Manage shipboard operations and care for persons on board
  • Conduct ship’s master’s business
  • Manage ship’s handling and manoeuvring
  • Manage shipboard security procedures and contingency plans
  • Develop and manage personnel

Additional Requirements: We include a light lunch with this course.

Accreditation: Accreditation through SAMSA. STCW 78 as amended in 2010 with the Manila amendments.

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