In these courses, you will learn fundamental aspects of how to monitor, operate, and perform at sea maintenance of a Spacetrak 4000 marine VSAT terminal. Topics covered include hardware components of the Spacetrak VSAT terminal, principles of operation of the terminal, start-up and shutdown procedures, operating controls using the front panel or built-in web pages, satellite modem operation, operator-level troubleshooting, and preventive maintenance.
Who should take this course? This course is ideal for all radio operators, IT technicians, or other crew members who are responsible for operating a Spacetrak 4000 series VSAT terminal while underway.
Certification: Students who successfully complete this course and its prerequisites are awarded the GVF Marine Satellite Communications Operator Spacetrak Specialist certification. Prerequisites: GVF561 Fundamentals for Marine VSAT Operators.