This is an exam only course and student should come prepared to pass the exam. No course curriculum will be delivered. AVTEC recommends that before taking the exam, the applicant should become familiar with the International Code of Signals, Publication 102.
From the US Code of Federal Regulations (CFR): Any applicant completing this course satisfies the practical signaling examination requirements of 46 (FLASHING LIGHT) 46 CFR 11.401(h) if presented within one year of the completion of training; AND will be considered to have successfully demonstrated the equivalent of assessment OICNW-4-1A from the National Assessment Guidelines for Table A-II/1 of the STCW Code. Applicants who have successfully completed this course need not present a completed “Control Sheet” for this assessment in application for STCW certification.