Maritime, Offshore & Energy

East Coast College (formerly Lowestoft College) is a leading provider of training and competence services to the maritime, offshore and energy industries. We are committed to the delivery of first class training to seafarers, offshore and energy personnel worldwide.

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95% of students that applied to university from East Coast College gained a place

Diploma in Occupational Work Supervision (Construction)

  • 3

The Diploma is aimed at learners who are interested in pursuing a career in any occupation related to the above ...

Electrical Installation L3

  • One year
  • 3
  • Full time

This course is for candidates who want to work as electricians in the building services engineering sector.

Electrical Installation L2

  • One year
  • 2
  • Full time

This course is for anyone who wants to work as an electrician in the building services engineering sector.

Electrical Installation

  • One year
  • 1
  • Full time

This course is for candidates who want to enter the Electrical Industry.

17th Edition of BS:7671 IEE Wiring Regulations (Amendment 3)

  • 3 Days

The IEE Wiring Regulations (BS 7671) are the definitive standards for the electrical industry in respect of safe use and ...

CompEx Full Ex01-04

  • 5 Days

Dangerous substances can put people's safety at risk from fire and explosion. Under DSEAR (Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations ...

CompEx Refresher EX01-04

  • 3 Days

The Certificate of Core Competence is valid for five years and will need to be renewed prior to the expiry ...

In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment (PAT Testing)

  • 3 days

This course provides a City and Guilds 2377 qualification upon passing (i) the 1 hour on-line open book exam and ...

Certificate in the Initial Verification and Periodic Inspection of Electrical Installations

  • 5 days plus practical

2394-01 (Initial Verification) and 2395-01 (Periodic Inspection). Provides City and Guilds 2394 and 2395 qualifications upon passing: (i) Two 40 ...

More than a qualification

Ships bridge simulator

The centre’s Bridge Simulation Suite consists of a realistic mock-up of a ship's bridge with all conventional controls and instruments found on a modern ship...

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Survival training pool

East Coast College’s purpose built Environmental Survival Tank can simulate sea conditions in controlled safety; wind, waves, rain, varying visibility...

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The National Wind Farm Training Centres and Lowestoft College offer a fully accredited “one stop shop” training for the wind energy industry.

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East Coast College (formerly Lowestoft College) is well equipped to provide extensive and realistic simulation of Dynamic Positioning capable vessels and operations...

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Open Evening - Lowestoft Campus
06 December 2017

Open Evening - Lowestoft Campus

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