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Course Title: ENGINEERING WATCH RATINGS COURSE FOR ENGINE RATINGS

Duration: 5 Days (30 hours)


ACCREDITED BY: DEPARTMENT OF SHIPPING, BANGLADESH

This course has been designed to meet the requirements of STCW regulation III/4 under chapter III of the STCW Convention, Section A-III/4 to perform duties as an engine rating forming part of a watch in a manned engine-room of the STCW-78 Convention as amended in 2010.

COURSE AIMS & OBJECTIVES:

The course aims to enhance knowledge, understanding and practical skills of seafarers to enable them to demonstrate the required competence to perform the functions at the support level. The course has been designed to provide the learner with the knowledge and skills in seamanship required to perform duties as an engine rating forming part of a watch in a manned engine-room.

COVERAGE / PROGRAM FOCUS:

1. Carry out a watch routine appropriate to the duties of a rating forming part of an engine-room watch
2. For keeping a boiler watch: Maintain the correct water levels and steam pressures
3. Operate emergency equipment and apply emergency procedures

FACILITIES:

1. Facilities for theoretical part
Ordinary classroom of minimum 25 places, equipped whit:
• Whiteboard
• PC computer
• Multimedia Projector with screen
• Demonstration table
Separate rooms, equipped with a table and chairs, will also be available to accommodate three or four groups of trainees during case studies and other group assignments
2. Facilities for practical part For the practical part of the course, all necessary equipments are available.

ENTRY REQUIREMENT / TARGET GROUP:

This course is principally intended for trainee who has:
- Be not less than 17 years old
- 12 Months approved sea service including at least 6 months experience and training in the engine department or 3 months sea service with approved engine rating pre-sea training.
- Engineering watch rating certificate as per rule 21. (Govt. of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, Ministry of Shipping Notification – Dated 8th February 2011)
- Medical fitness as per rule 25. (Govt. of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, Ministry of Shipping Notification – Dated 8th February 2011).

COURSE CERTIFICATE:

The trainee who completes the course will be issued a Certificate of attendance certifying that the holder meets or exceeds the level of knowledge specified in STCW section III/4 to perform duties as an engine rating forming part of a watch in a manned engine-room and proficiency certificate will be issued by Department of Shipping (DoS).