5 days (30hrs)




  • Maritime


  • Scottish Maritime Academy

Why take this course?

This course will improve your knowledge and understanding of diesel engines It will enable you to carry out regular servicing of marine diesel engines, and to carry out fault detection and prevention.

What you will experience

  • Compression Ignition Engine
  • Cycle of Operation and Constructional Details
  • The Fuel System
  • The Role of Air in the Combustion Process
  • The Cooling System
  • The Lubrication System
  • Engine Electrical Systems
  • Power Transmission
  • Hull Fittings