RATINGS FORMING PART OF A NAVIGATIONAL WATCH
In this course you will learn the following: 1) Steering the ship and complying with helm orders. 2) Keeping a proper look-out by sight and by hearing. 3) Participating effectively in the execution of a safe watch. 4) Operating emergency equipment and applying emergency procedures. 5) Performing seamanship duties effectively and efficiently. 6) An awareness of pollution and its detrimental effects on the environment
The aim of this course is to provide the training required to form part of a navigational watch in accordance with the STCW 78 as amended Section A-II/4 Table A-II/4 of the STCW Code.
This course is recommended for persons who are certified as Seaman Class IV and have gathered at least twelve months seatime experience aboard a merchant vessel.
The duration of this course is two (2) weeks. Classes are from 8:00am to 4:00pm. A combination of lectures sessions and hands-on demonstrations are used to deliver this course.
The Certification of Competency as Seaman Class 2 is awarded by the director of Maritime Services Division, Ministry of Works and Transport to candidates who are certified as a Seaman Class 4 and have successfully completed the above training course to the satisfaction of the director.
This course is recommended for seafarers with Class IV certification and a minimum of twelve (12) months sea time on board a merchant vessel.
Possible Careers/Job Titles: Supervisory positions on the deck e.g. Bosun or Mate.
Entry requirements for course to be considered
1 - Gather Documents
Gather required documents and get scanned copies of each document.
Once your application is completed and approved, an officer will contact you regarding attending the class
Attend all the scheduled classes and pass exams
You can apply online, call or come in to our offices for information.
Caribbean Fisheries Training and Development Institute
Western Main Road, Chaguaramas,
Telephone: (868) 634-4276/1635
Courses are delivered via blended learning. Practical classes are taught physically on location at the institute and theory classes are provided online.
No. Once you meet the basic requirements for entry you will be able to qualify.
Yes and parking is free.
"Providing Training in the Maritime & Fishing Industry"
An Agency of the Ministry of Agriculture, Land and Fisheries.