This is a three year training programme aimed at providing the necessary training and qualifications for employment as an Engineering Officer of the Watch. There are a number of elements to the programme and also a compulsory sea time requirement.
4 subjects at National 5 including English, Maths and a physical science subject, or NC Shipping and Maritime Operations (SCQF level 6) without optional Engineering Units. Interview.
You must have a sponsoring company in order to fulfil the sea time requirement of this programme.
This course prepares you for a career at sea in the Merchant Navy and in a number of different sectors such as offshore, cruise ships, oil tankers, LNG and chemical tankers.
Nautical Studies and Marine Engineering