441 MCA AEC 2 / Approved Engine Course 2 - $ 1,099.00

Course Description

The objective of the AEC 2 course is to provide students, with theoretical knowledge and practical hands on experience of additional areas, as laid down in the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) AEC 2 syllabus. The aim is to enable them to meet the CoC requirements of the new common “Small Vessel” (Yachts, Tugs, Fishing Vessels, Workboats, Standby, Seismic Survey, Oceanographic Research Vessels and Government Patrol Vessels, of less than 3000 GT and Power Less than 9,000 kW with Unlimited Area of operation.)

There are eleven outcomes to the training:

Outcome 1 - The learner understands the components and their arrangement in a compression type refrigerant plant and understand basic fault finding

Outcome 2 - Demonstrate a knowledge of the legislative and management requirements within engineering operations

Outcome 3 – Demonstrate knowledge of maintenance systems on-board

Outcome 4 - Demonstrate the knowledge of safe systems of work within an engineering environment

Outcome 5 - Demonstrate the knowledge of safe operations when undertaking lifting and/or slinging operations:

Outcome 6 - Demonstrate the knowledge of the electrical distribution system on-board

Outcome 7 - Demonstrate knowledge to maintain basic hydraulic systems

Outcome 8 - Demonstrate knowledge and the practical skills to undertake basic maintenance

Outcome 9 - Demonstrate knowledge and the practical skills to undertake basic maintenance

Outcome 10 - Demonstrate knowledge of the Fresh Water system onboard.

Outcome 11- Demonstrate knowledge of the Sewage system onboard.


MPT recommends buying the MNTB Second Engineer Training Record Book (TRB) at the Ship's Store after receiving the registration letter from MPT to the Small Vessel Engineering Program.  
To be eligible to register on a study program you must meet the following requirements:
  • Have completed 24 months’ seagoing service on vessels of at least 200 kW (minimum 6 months of actual sea service)
  • Hold an Approved Engine Course I & II (AEC I & II);
  • Hold basic STCW safety training certificates; and
  • Please see a SSO counselor if you have any questions
Required Materials

PASSPORT for Photo ID, Paper, Pencil, Highlighter, Workshop Clothes, and Closed Toe Shoes daily.

Upcoming Scheduled Classes

Class Number Start Date Finish Date
017195 22 Mar 2021 26 Mar 2021
017196 26 Apr 2021 30 Apr 2021
017197 01 Jun 2021 05 Jun 2021
017198 28 Jun 2021 02 Jul 2021
017534 02 Aug 2021 06 Aug 2021
017538 07 Sep 2021 11 Sep 2021
017535 08 Nov 2021 12 Nov 2021
017861 20 Dec 2021 24 Dec 2021

Contact Information

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Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
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Toll Free 1-888-839-5025
E-mail info@mptusa.com