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Coastal Skipper content A boat in a harbour

Coastal Skipper

An advanced course in navigation and meteorology for candidates for the Coastal Skipper Certificate.  The syllabus makes some provision for revision of subjects in the elementary course but those who have not acquired the knowledge set out in the elementary course are unlikely to be able to assimilate all the subjects covered in the advanced course in the time available.

  • Start Date:  Jan 2021
  • Full time or Part time: Part time 
  • Study Method: in college
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Day Skipper content A fishing boat in a harbour

Day Skipper

This is an elementary course in seamanship, navigation and meteorology. It is intended as an integral part of the overall training for the Day Skipper/Watch Leader and as an introductory course to the more advanced Coastal Skipper course.

  • Start Date:  Jan 2021
  • Full time or Part time: Part time 
  • Study Method: in college
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Basic Fire Fighting at Sea

This is a pre requisite course for persons seeking employment in the Fishing and Aquaculture Industries or shore based occupations. A SEAFISH Certificate is issued on the successful completion of this course for persons seeking employment in the Fishing and Aquaculture Industries.

  • Start Date:  Jan 2021
  • Full time or Part time: Part time 
  • Study Method: in college
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Efficient Deck Hand

The UK shipping industry relies on recruiting motivated young people to operate a range of ships that trade on a world wide basis. The purpose of this new marine training programme is to prepare young people for a career at sea, at rating level, by providing them with the necessary basic skills and qualifications required by ship operators in the UK.

  • Start Date:  Jan 2021
  • Full time or Part time: Part time 
  • Study Method: in college
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Emergency First Aid at Work

This course is an introduction to First Aid techniques. The course is delivered by an approved certificated instructor and complies with the Merchant Navy Training Board (MNTB) and Sea Fish Industry Authority (SEAFISH) requirements for the issue of their certificates.

  • Start Date:  Jan 2021
  • Full time or Part time: One day course
  • Study Method: in college
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VHF Radio content A person at the helm of a ship

VHF Radio

This is a RYA VHF course online for anyone who owns a fixed or hand-held marine VHF radio.

  • Start Date:  Jan 2021
  • Full time or Part time: 11 hours
  • Study Method: in college
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Personal Safety & Responsibilities

This course is a pre requisite for entry to the Merchant Navy. A certificate is issued by the college on the successful completion of the course on behalf of the Maritime Coastal Agency. Certificate issued on behalf of Maritime Coastal Agency

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Personal Safety & Responsibilities

This course is a pre requisite for entry to the Merchant Navy. A certificate is issued by the college on the successful completion of the course on behalf of the Maritime Coastal Agency. The course is designed to give all personnel going to sea the essential basic knowledge of survival equipment, survival principles and techniques that can be applied to maximise their chances of survival in the event of a marine casualty.