Courses

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Scheduled Course Dates - Dates of forthcoming courses.


Application Forms, Terms & Conditions of Study, and other information.


Merchant Navy

Training Grants for Seafarers

 

Merchant Navy Officer Cadet Programme

 

Deck

Engineer

Deck Officer Cadet

HND in Nautical Science (Chief Mate)

Modern Apprenticeship: Deck Rating

 

Navigation Aids & Equipment Simulator Training (NAEST):

  • NAEST Operational
  • NAEST Management

 

Human Element, Leadership & Management (HELM):

  • HELM Operational
  • HELM Management - coming soon

 

Electronic Chart Display & Information System (ECDIS)

RYA Radar Course

 

Engineer Officer Cadet (EOOW)

 

Modern Apprenticeship: Engine Room Rating

MCA Approved Engine Course (AEC) - Part I (<24 m OAL)
- formerly MCA 30-hour Diesel Engine Course

 

Chief Engineer (limited power / area)
Second Engineer (limited power / area)

Chief Engineer (Small Vessel) (<9,000kw, <3,000GT)
Second Engineer (Small Vessel)
(<9,000kw, <3,000GT)

Engineer Officer of the Watch (EOOW)
- from experienced seafarer

Marine Engine Operator's Licence (MEOL)
(<750kw, near coastal area)

 

 

STCW Basic Safety Courses

 

  • Updated Proficiency in Advanced Firefighting - Manila Refresher
  • Updated Proficiency in Personal Survival Techniques- Manila Refresher

 

STCW First Aid Courses

 

Other STCW Courses

 

Radio Operators' Courses

 

Other Merchant Navy Courses

  • Efficient Deck Hand (EDH)
  • Entry into Enclosed Spaces

 

High Voltage Training (operational level)

 

 

 

 

Fishing

Training Grants for Fishermen

 

Guide to Fishing Courses

 

Certificates of Competency

 

Other Fishing Courses

  • Electronic navigation Systems (Fishing Vessel)

 

Engineering

Basic Safety Courses

  • Personal Survival Techniques
  • Elementary First Aid
  • Basic Health & Safety
  • Fire Fighting
  • Safety Awareness (after 2 years sea time)

Radio Operators Courses

First Aid Courses

 

 

Aquaculture

 

Aquaculture Apprenticeships

Download out Aquaculture Apprenticeships Leaflet

 

Aquaculture Short Courses

(courses indicated are available by distance learning, or as taught courses)

 

  • Personal Survival Techniques

 

 

Workboats

Skipper's Tickets

  • Under 16.5 m Skipper
  • Workboat Skipper Part 1 (RYA Dayskipper)
  • Workboat Skipper Part 2 (RYA Powerboat - Advanced)

 

Other Workboat Qualifications

  • Personal Survival Techniques

 

Engineering

 

Engineering (Shore)

Shore-Based Engineering Courses

National Certificate (NC) in Engineering

 

Modern Apprenticeships in Engineering:

  • Electrical Maintenance
  • Fabrication & Welding
  • Mechanical Maintenance

 

Abrasive Wheels

 

 

Recreational

RYA Courses

  • Coastal Skipper / Yachtmaster Offshore
  • Day Skipper
  • Advanced Powerboat
  • Powerboat level 2
  • RYA Radar Course

 

  • Personal Survival Techniques

 

Engineering Courses

  • MCA Approved Diesel Engine Course (5 day)

 

Schools

 

Vocational Pathways

college-based vocational training for S3 and S4 school pupils:

 

 



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