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Enhance maritime situational awareness over your area with Copernicus Maritime Surveillance

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EMSA released an interactive and engaging eLearning course introducing the Copernicus Maritime Surveillance service (CMS).

In this course, designed for non-remote sensing experts, participants will learn how to access CMS; gain knowledge on how Earth Observation information may be used to enhance maritime situational awareness; and evaluate the application of CMS products in different operational scenarios.

The course is accessible, at the EMSA portal, for new and existing CMS users of the Member States, EFTA and EU bodies and institutions that are interested in the service.


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  • Access details using MaKCs are available in the attached document – “Access CMS eLearning”
  • Internet connection is required. For full experience use the recommended browsers Chrome or Firefox. Edge is not recommended.


Copernicus Programme - External Link

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The Copernicus Maritime Surveillance service implemented by EMSA is part of the Copernicus Security Service managed by the European Commission

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Maritime Support Services

About the MSS
The Maritime Support Services Operations Centre is at the heart of EMSA’s maritime monitoring and information activities.