Duration

5 days

Starts

Options Available

Fees

£500

Interests

  • Maritime

Campus

  • Scottish Maritime Academy

Why take this course?

This course is suitable for those with at least 6 months sea service in vessels of more than 15m who wish to progress from basic deckhand to able bodied seafarer qualifications.

What you will experience

The course includes theoretical and practical training in all elements of seamanship including:

  • Rope and wire handling
  • Anchors and mooring techniques
  • Opening and closing cargo hatches
  • Cargo gear and rigging
  • Gangway and pilot ladders,
  • Watchkeeping and other duties