440 MCA AEC 1 / Approved Engine Course 1 / Engineering 101 - $ 1,099.00




Course Description

Approved Engine Course I - Course #440

 

This is a 5 day (30 Hour) course designed to give candidates the general fundamentals and knowledge about the general care and maintenance to keep engines on smaller vessels in good operational condition This course is also an excellent addition to any deckhand, mate or captains resume! Students come from all over the world for this course. It is open to everyone.

The course is approved by the UK’s Maritime Coastguard Agency (MCA) is the first step into the engineering department of superyacht or small vessels.

The objective of this course is to provide the candidate with the knowledge to serve in an entry level capacity in the engineering department or for a crewmember primarily working in another department to assist with engineering functions. This course is not a diesel mechanics course however, it does include the tearing down/rebuilding of engines.

The AEC I course includes valuable classroom and laboratory training.

 Classroom Training/Theory Subjects Include:

 

The MPT AEC 1 Course will therefore enhance your ability to perform the typical tasks needed onboard as an entry level engineering department crew member or as a member of the deck department assisting in the engineroom.

 

Laboratory/Workshop Subjects Include:

The instructor will: Help students identify engine types, parts & systems

The instructor will: Use shop models to explain various engineering systems

Students will receive hands on training in our Laboratory and Workshop.

 

DAILY SCHEDULE:

 Day 1

COMPRESSION IGNITION ENGINE;

 

AIR SYSTEMS;

 FUEL SYSTEM;

 Day 2

LUBRICATION SYSTEM;

 

COOLING SYSTEMS; 

Day 3

STARTING SYSTEMS.

POWER TRANSMISSION;

 Day 4

 ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS;

 HULLFITTINGS;

 GENERAL;

 Day 5

What's Next:

Approved Engine Course 2 Course #441

ADDITION MATERIAL / MPT SHIPS STORE:

MPT recommends buying the MNTB Second Engineer Training Record Book at the Ship's Store.

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
016359 30 Mar 2020 03 Apr 2020
015611 04 May 2020 08 May 2020
015612 01 Jun 2020 05 Jun 2020
015613 06 Jul 2020 10 Jul 2020
015614 03 Aug 2020 07 Aug 2020
016316 21 Sep 2020 25 Sep 2020
016317 12 Oct 2020 16 Oct 2020
016318 30 Nov 2020 04 Dec 2020

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