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SCQF Level 7

Deck Officer Cadet programme

This sponsored MNTB Deck Cadet training scheme is for those who would like to serve as a Deck Officer on seagoing ships of the Merchant Navy.


Qualification Type

SCQF Level 7

Duration

3 years

Starts

30 Aug 2021

Interests

  • Maritime
  • Maritime

Campus

  • Scottish Maritime Academy

Deck Officer Class 1 (Fishing)

This MCA approved course allows you to sit the SQA examinations required for Class 1 Deck Officer (Fishing).


Duration

12 wks

Starts

18 Apr 2022

Interests

  • Maritime
  • Maritime

Campus

  • Scottish Maritime Academy

Deck Officer Class 2 (Fishing)

This MCA approved course allows you to sit the SQA examinations required for Class 2 Deck Officer (Fishing)


Duration

12 wks

Starts

18 Apr 2022

Interests

  • Maritime
  • Maritime

Campus

  • Scottish Maritime Academy
E

Efficient Deckhand

The course covers aspects of practical Seamanship as required by the EDH syllabus.


Duration

5 days

Starts

15 Nov 2021

Interests

  • Maritime
  • Maritime

Campus

  • Scottish Maritime Academy
G
AMERC General Operators Certificate

GMDSS General Operators Certificate (Radio)

This MCA approved course provides you with the training to operate a GMDSS radio installation including satellite communications equipment.


Qualification Type

AMERC General Operators Certificate

Duration

2 weeks

Starts

23 May 2022

Interests

  • Maritime
  • Maritime

Campus

  • Scottish Maritime Academy
H
M
Skills for Work National 5 (SCQF Level 5)

Maritime Skills

Develop key skills essential for progressing to employment in the wide-ranging maritime sector.


Qualification Type

Skills for Work National 5 (SCQF Level 5)

Starts

23 Aug 2021
27 Aug 2021

Mode of Study

  • School Links

Interests

  • Maritime

Campus

  • Scottish Maritime Academy
NPA (SCQF Level 5)

Maritime Studies-Trainee Deckhand

This 12 week course is designed for those looking to enter the maritime sector in a deckhand capacity.    


Qualification Type

NPA (SCQF Level 5)

Duration

12 weeks

Starts

18 Apr 2022

Interests

  • Maritime
  • Maritime

Campus

  • Scottish Maritime Academy

MCA Navigation Command Course (NCC)

The simulator course provides comprehensive training in the competent use of navigation and electronic systems for fishermen undertaking Class 1.


Duration

2 weeks

Starts

23 Aug 2021

Interests

  • Maritime
  • Maritime

Campus

  • Scottish Maritime Academy
R

RYA Short Range Certificate (Radio)

This course is for anyone who owns or operates a fixed or handheld marine VHF radio using international channels.


Duration

1 day

Starts

23 Aug 2021

Interests

  • Maritime
  • Maritime

Campus

  • Scottish Maritime Academy