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Welcome to SSTG Maritime Training - STCW Approved

STCW Approved Training

Skipper Port Operations & Master Port Operations Certification

Start your career with a Skipper Port Operations certificate. No previous experience needed!

Course Description: Port Operations certificates are open to anyone who wishes to get a qualification to be in charge of vessels within Port Operations limits. This means that a deck hand with no formal qualification or anyone who wants to could register for this program without any pre-requisites. There are 2 certificates:

  • Skipper Port Operations Certificate: This allows you to qualify as skipper of a ship of up to 200 tons within port limits
  • Master Port Operations Certificate: Allows you to qualify as master of a ship of unlimited tonnage within port operations limits

Duration: Skipper Port Operations +-30 Days | Master Port Operations +- 90 Days

Entry Requirements: English Proficiency and SAMSA Requirements

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: None

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

Price: Please request our Price List (light lunch included)

This Course is Only Available at the Following Training Centres:

St. Helena Bay | Cape Town | Port Elizabeth

Due to available facilities and infrastructure at our various training centres, courses and course prices may vary.


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