Health and Safety at Work, Pollution control Regulations, 'M' Notices, International Conventions, Dry /Docking Procedures, Hull and Machinery Surveys, and Voyage Planning are included in the course syllabus for students. One of the five questions in the exam paper will cover voyage planning and fuel consumption calculation.
The study programme is as follows: VQ Level 3 Units: Communicate using equipment and visual means. Respond to emergencies on board ship. Take charge of survival crafts and rescue boats. Maintain a legal and safe working environment on board ship. Create, maintain and enhance productive working relationships on board ship. Control mooring, anchoring...
We are currently accepting applications for this course and the following dates are available: September 2010 Please note: course dates are subject to availability and will be confirmed on application. If the course you wish to study is fully booked we will offer you alternative dates.
Covers the GSK module of the Officer of the Watch training for Yachts up to 3000 tonnes specified under MGN 195 (as amended). The course covers basic construction, stability, safety and Meteorology for yachts and is assessed by a 2.5 hour exam on the final day.
You will study: Term 1. Electrical Engineering (theory). Applied Heat. Applied Mechanics. Naval Architecture. Mathematics. Term 2. Electrical Engineering (workshop). MNTB Workshop Skills. Welding. Engineering Knowledge. Engineering Drawing. Sea phase. Minimum of six months with the MNTB Training Record Book.
The course is based upon the units of the Edexcel HND programme in Nautical Science. The subjects studied are: 1. InstrumentsOral Practical assessment. 2. Observation of celestial bodies for obtaining compass errors, latitude and position linesPhase Test. 3. Fixing position by plotting linesPhase Test. UNIT 3. 1. Navigational TermsPhase Test. 2....
Please note: course dates are subject to availability and will be confirmed on application. If the course you wish to study is fully booked we will offer you alternative dates.