Marine Operations

The training and education of crew is a vital aspect in the manning policy for any shipping company; simulator training and practical working knowledge in the field of Marine Operations play an important part in enhancing skills and meeting the needs of companies. We have a full range of courses from mandatory training for Deck Officers to a range of short courses such as MCA, RYA, Personal Safety and Social Responsibility (PSSR) and Personal Survival Techniques (PST) for the professional development of Merchant Navy Officers and crew.

We provide theory-based yachting courses for the local community and leisure industry.

We specialise in offering the full range of Bridge Simulator based Navigation courses providing training in ship handling and ship simulation. In addition, we also offer courses in safety, Bridge Team Management (BTMT), technical operations, and short STCW courses.

prof courses

This course is for candidates who already hold an RYA Dayskipper certificate and is designed to prepare candidates for undertaking coastal passages on board a yacht. The course is delivered over a 26 week block at 2 hours per...
This course is an entry levelcourse for yatchsmen and women and is delivered over 26 weeks by attendance at the college for one evening a week for 2 hours
Specialist course designed for those interested in yatching coveing the maintenance of diesel and outboard engines.
This course is for canddiates who already hold an RYA coastal Offshore certificate and is designed to prepare candidates for undertaking ocean passages on board a yacht. The course is delivered over a 26 week block at 2 hours...
This course is for anyone who will carry out the duties of a Safety Officer on board a Merchant ship. Entry Requirements Candidates must be at least 18 years of age, have proof of 12 months Sea Time and a knowledge of...
This course is for anyone who will carry out the duties of a Shipboard Security Officer on board a Merchant Navy ship.  It conforms with the requirements of the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) code....
Specialist course designed to cover the regulations and procedures necessary for obtaining a radio license for the use of radio equipment aboard a yacht.
This is a mandatory course for anyone who wants to gain employment on vessels carrying liquid cargoes in bulk.
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