10th pass or above from recognised board
ITI (Welder/ Fitter/ Mechanical)
Medically Fit (Eye vision + or – 2.5 allowed)
No colour blindness
Age 17.5-25 years

Course Outline

Introduction to shipping industry, Deck & Engine department of the ship, Maintenance & Operation of ship machineries, Welding Techniques, Introduction to Welding & Gas cutting, Shielded Metal Arc Welding, Navigation, Life saving appliances, Survival at Sea, Swimming, Personality development, English & Computer etc.

Certificates Provided

Student after successfully accomplishing the training program will be awarded with the course certificate, by the academy approved by Director General of Shipping, Ministry of Surface and Transport Govt. of India. In inclusion to the above candidate will also receive INDOS and foreign CDC (Continuous Discharge Certificate)

Career Prospects

Candidate after successfully finishing the pre sea training course has to undergo On-Board training or sail for minimum period of 18 months. The eligible candidate can target to become Master mariner on board after fulfilling required sea time and clearing various exams.

Career Graph

After further sea experience & passing exam, Chief Engineer or Officer

[Sal: 3000$ - 5000$]

Further sea experience & passing exam, 2nd Engineer or Officer

[Sal: 2500$ - 3000$]

After 36 months sea experience & passing exam, 3rd Engineer or Officer

[Sal: 1500$ - 2500$]

12 month sea experience, Promoted in either Deck or Engine side as Oiler or Welder

[SAL: 800$ - 1200$]

After training join as Technician

[Sal: 200$ - 500$]