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Marine Operations (Scottish Professional Diploma)

City of Glasgow College

Venues

Riverside Campus

Content

With Superyachts becoming larger and more sophisticated the officers working onboard have to ensure they have the best skills and training to be successful in this highly competitive market.

On successful completion of a Superyacht Cadetship, you will have gained an MCA Officer of the Watch (Unlimited) Certificate of Competency alongside an academic qualification that develops your management skills and additional superyacht courses designed to give you an edge in the industry.

Entry Requirements

Higher Maths and/or a physical science subject plus 4 subjects at National 5 including English, Maths and a physical science subject; or NC Shipping and Maritime Operations; or other relevant national qualifications. Interview.

You must have a sponsoring company in order to fulfil the sea time requirement of this programme.

Progression Routes

Master Mariner Unlimited Certificate of Competency; career as Merchant Navy Deck Officer or shore based employment in the shipping industry

Start Date

January

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

6 months

Department

Nautical Studies and Marine Engineering

SCQF Level

8

Career Sectors

Air Transport

Distribution

Rail Transport

Road Transport

Sea Transport