The training program is designed for the candidates who are desirous of perusing career in Engine category in merchant shipping and ought to become Marine Engineer or Engine officers.
12th pass (PCM) from recognized board
English must have been one of the subjects
Medically fit (eye vision + or – 2.5 allowed) with no colour blindness
Age 17.5- 25 years
Introduction to shipping industry, Familiarization with Engine department of the ship, Types of Engine, Types of pumps, Fuel system, Maintenance & operation of Machinery, Rebuilding an engine, Life saving appliances, Survival at Sea, Swimming, Personality development, English & Computer etc.
Student after successfully accomplishing the training program will be awarded with the course certificate, by the academy approved by Director General of Shipping, Ministry of Surface and Transport Govt. of India. In inclusion to the above candidate will also receive INDOS and Indian CDC (Continuous Discharge Certificate).
Candidate after successfully finishing the pre sea training course has to sail for minimum period of 12 months in order to appertain for Engineer COC assessments/ exams.