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
017187 15 Mar 2021 19 Mar 2021
017188 19 Apr 2021 23 Apr 2021
017189 24 May 2021 28 May 2021
017190 21 Jun 2021 25 Jun 2021
017191 26 Jul 2021 30 Jul 2021
017532 30 Aug 2021 03 Sep 2021
017533 01 Nov 2021 05 Nov 2021
017860 13 Dec 2021 17 Dec 2021

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