Pre-Sea Training
for engine rating

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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

Course Outline

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.

Certificates Provided

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).

Career Prospects

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.