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SCQF Level 7

HNC Nautical Science (condensed full time)

This full time condensed course is suitable for deck ratings who wish to work towards the Officer of the Watch (Unlimited) Certificate of Competency.


Qualification Type

SCQF Level 7

Duration

25 weeks

Starts

29 Aug 2022

Interests

  • Maritime
  • Maritime

Campus

  • Scottish Maritime Academy
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HN Unit (SCQF Level 7)

Marine Cargo Operations

This SQA HN unit provides the knowledge on how to safely and efficiently carry out duties onboard a merchant vessel during cargo operations.


Qualification Type

HN Unit (SCQF Level 7)

Interests

  • Maritime
  • Maritime
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)

Duration

1 year

Starts

08 Jun 2022
10 Jun 2022

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 wks

Starts

05 Sep 2022
09 Jan 2023

Interests

  • Maritime
  • Maritime

Campus

  • Scottish Maritime Academy

MCA 35 HR Approved Engine Course – Part 1

This MCA approved course will help you develop better knowledge of mechanical issues and maintenance procedures of diesel engines.


Duration

1 wk

Starts

20 Jun 2022

Interests

  • Maritime
  • Maritime

Campus

  • Fraserburgh Campus

MCA 35 HR Approved Engine Course – Part 2

The course is designed to give basic training to engineer officers who want to pursue a career on “small vessels”.


Duration

1 wk

Starts

27 Jun 2022

Interests

  • Maritime
  • Maritime

Campus

  • Fraserburgh Campus

MCA Oral Exam Preparation

This is an intensive short course providing you with MCA oral examination preparation for various ranks.


Duration

5 days

Starts

06 Jun 2022

Interests

  • Maritime
  • Maritime

Campus

  • Scottish Maritime Academy
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Navigation Aids and Equipment Simulator Training (NAEST) – Management Level

This MCA approved course offers training in the competent use of navigation and electronic systems found onboard merchant vessels.   This course is aimed at officers following a course of study leading to their second or higher certificate of competency


Duration

2 weeks

Starts

29 Aug 2022

Interests

  • Maritime
  • Maritime

Campus

  • Scottish Maritime Academy