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EXPERIENCED SEAFARER TO DECK OOW UNLIMITED

(SCQF level 7)

, Nautical and STEM

Applications closed

Mode of Study

Full-time

Start Date

7th Sep 2020, 1 year

Location

Riverside Campus

Applications from International Students Welcome

Overview

You will develop your competency to the level required for you to carry out duties as a Deck Officer in the Merchant Navy.

This course is designed for experienced seafarers like Bosun and Able seafarer to join a ship as an Officer of the Watch.

The experienced seafarers' programme leads to STCW II/1 Officer of the Watch (OOW) Unlimited Certification.

Entry requirements

Minimum entry requirements

  • 36 months sea time acceptable seagoing services.
  • 6 months engaged in bridge watchkeeping duties (‘experienced seafarer route’).

ESOL entry requirements

Applicants whose first language is not English should have minimum ESOL Intermediate level 2 or equivalent for NC/NQ courses and ESOL Higher for HNC/D courses.

What you study

You'll study:

  • HNC Nautical Science.
  • MCA/SQA Preparation/Examination and MCA Oral Preparation.
  • Navigation Aids & Equipment Simulator Training (Operational Level) – NAEST (O).
  • Human Element, Leadership & Management (Operational Level) – HELM (O).
  • Efficient Deck Hand – EDH.
  • Proficiency in Survival Craft (CPSC).

After the course

Careers

After the course, you can sail as a Deck Officer on Merchant Navy Ships.

Additional Information

Materials

You require the following material:-

  • Parallel Ruler.
  • Divider.
  • Pencil (2B).
  • Eraser.
  • Stationery.
  • Charts.
  • Mode of Study:
    Full-time
  • Start Date:
    7th Sep 2020, 1 year
  • Location:
    Riverside Campus
  • Applications from International Students Welcome