Global Maritime Distress and Safety System

Description

The internationally agreed-upon set of safety procedures, types of equipment and communication protocols used to increase safety and make it easier to rescue distressed ships, boats and aircraft.

Scope notes

It performs searching and rescue activities and coordination, provides safety information and general radio communications.

Alternative label

  • coverage of Global Maritime Distress and Safety System

  • coverage of GMDSS

  • features of Global Maritime Distress and Safety System

  • protocols for GMDSS

  • protocols for Global Maritime Distress and Safety System

  • scope of Global Maritime Distress and Safety System

  • equipment used in GMDSS

  • scope of GMDSS

  • features of GMDSS

  • equipment used in Global Maritime Distress and Safety System

Skill type

  • knowledge

Skill reusability level

  • cross-sector skills and competences

Essential skill/competence of

Optional skill/competence of

Status

released

Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/skill/e93acbe5-535a-4927-9e7c-3b2e06ddfee8