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The purpose of this qualification is to prepare a learner to operate as a Maritime Search and Rescue Mission Co-ordinator. A Maritime Search and Rescue Mission Co-ordinator directs, organises and manages Search, and Rescue (SAR) operations within the South African Search and Rescue Region (SRR). SAQA ID - 102579, NQF 6 with 250 credits.

A qualified learner will be able to:

  • Receive, acknowledge and relay notification of distress.
  • Organise and co-ordinate all SAR responses.
  • Conduct SAR operations.
  • Manage and evaluate all Maritime Safety Information Systems.
  • Engage and involve internal and external stakeholders.

    Search, and Rescue (SAR) comprises the search for and provision of aid to persons who are or are believed to be, in imminent danger of loss of life. The two operations search and rescue may take many forms, depending on whether they are both required or not, on the size and complexity of the operation and the available staff and facilities. Search, and rescue does not include salvage or the saving of property except where the action is indivisible from that of safeguarding life. The regulatory body, appointed by the Department of Transport in line with International Maritime Convention requirements, overseeing the complex landscape of search and rescue is the South African Search and Rescue Organisation (SASAR) Secretariat.

    This qualification is essential for providing learners with the required knowledge, skills, and competencies to progress in the Maritime Search and Rescue Co-ordination domain. The Maritime sector has already indicated a critical need for these advanced level occupational qualifications.

    South Africa's geographic location relative to its main trading partners makes it imperative that maritime transport is safe, efficient, innovative and reliable. Transportation makes up a significant element in the pricing of South African traded goods. Efficient SAR co-ordination services contribute to the safe passage of seafarers and vessels passing through the South African Search and Rescue Region (SRR). Trade is the economic life-blood of nations, with maritime transport carrying over 90% of all international trade. 


    Programme Purpose:

    The purpose of this qualification is to prepare a learner to operate as an Adult Literacy Teacher.An Adult Literacy Teacher plans, organises and implements a well-structured programme or a series of learning events; facilitates a learning programme;  designs, produces and/or adapts learning materials and additional learning resources (LTSM); produces, implements and evaluates assessment instruments, and profiles learners. The ALT performs all these activities for adult learners at Level 1. The Adult Literacy Teacher may work as an assistant to the Adult Education  Teacher. A qualified learner will be able to:Profile adult learners. Plan,  structure, implement and evaluate a learning programme for adult learners.Plan, implement and evaluate assessment for adult learners.

    Minimum Admission Requirements : An NQF Level 4 Qualification with Communication.

    Duration :  18 months full-time / 24 months part-time



    Horizontal Articulation:

    • Certificate: Education, Level 5, SAQA ID 61972.

    Vertical Articulation:

    • Advanced Certificate: Education, Level 6, SAQA ID 20473. 


    This qualification has been internationally benchmarked by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) against international countries such as Canada, United Kingdom, New Zealand and Botswana.


    Registration at GEU complies of the following:

    1. GEU Application Form
    2. Certified Copy of ID
    3. Certified Copy of Highest Qualification
    4. Proof of Payment

    CASH PRICE = R36,000         TERMS PRICE = R 39,000, Deposit R 9,000 and 24 x R1,250 monthly instalments



    Global Education Universe

    Bank : First National Bank - Cheque Account

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    Level 4 with Mathematics and English Communication. 

R39 000,00 Regular Price
R36 000,00Sale Price
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