SCQF Level 7


  • Maritime
  • Maritime

Why take this course?

Successful completion will lead to the award of an Officer of the Watch (OOW) (Unlimited) Certificate of Competency when taken in conjunction with the required STCW short courses, SQA written and oral exams.

What you will experience

This programme consists of the following units:

  • Celestial Navigation
  • Marine Meteorology
  • Bridge Watchkeeping
  • Navigation Mathematics and Science
  • Ship Construction
  • Chart work and Tides
  • Ship Stability
  • Marine Cargo Ops
  • Emergency Response and Communications
  • Marine Law and Management and Nautical Science Graded Unit 1