Officer of the Watch (Deck) STCW REG II/1 (Unlimited) Certificate of Competency
This course leads to the Certificate of Competency for Officer of the Watch (Unlimited), which is a statutory requirement for a Junior Bridge Watchkeeping Officer.
You will be studying:
- SQA HNC in Nautical Science, including Ship Stability, Ship Construction, Cargo Work, Navigation, Meteorology
- MCA Orals/Signals
- GMDSS GOC
- HELM Operational
- NAEST Operational
- Efficient Deck Hand
Course duration - The Officer of the Watch course will involve approximately twenty weeks at college studying an HNC in Nautical Science, plus six weeks for Navigation Aids and Equipment Simulator Training (NAEST), two weeks on a GMDSS GOC radio course and one week on an Efficient Deck Hand (EDH) course.
Included in the period of study for an Officer of the Watch certificate are First Aid Onboard Ship and Fire-fighting courses, if required, at additional cost.
It is not necessary to study both the main block and short courses consecutively - they may be taken at intervals.
There are three intakes per year in September, January and May.
Call Judy Spall on +44(0)1502 525033 or email firstname.lastname@example.org