ETO Cadetship

Nautical students in the control room.

If you are thinking about a career in the Merchant Navy as an Electro-technical Officer we have a full range of courses to get you started on your career path.  There are different starting points depending on your qualifications and even an Access course if you don't have the required qualifications.  Please note that in order to join the Merchant Navy you must be able to pass an ENG1 medical examination.

NC Shipping and Maritime Operations (Pre-Cadetship) (SCQF 6) - This course is designed for students who have achieved National 5's at school or who would like to pursue a career at sea as an Officer.  This course will provide you with the necessary academics and exposure to the industry in order to apply for the HND Cadet Programme through a sponsoring company or training provider. 

Company Sponsored Courses 

HND Marine Electro-technology Cadet Programme (SCQF 8) - This course forms part of the Education & Training requirements to complete the Electro-Technical Officer (ETO) training programme and is aimed at cadets who have achieved Highers at school or who have scored highly on an NC Shipping and Maritime Operations qualification.  Applications for this programme should be made through an appropriate sponsor.

Please contact us for more information on our courses.