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444SV MCA Marine Diesel Engineering Small Vessel


$ 1,799.00

Course Duration

5 Days


Course Description

Small Vessel - Marine Diesel Engineering

This course forms part of the new second engineer officer qualification for small vessels less than 9000kW and less than 3,000GT (unlimited area). It is designed for those engineering candidates applying for their engineering certification through the MCA, and preparing for the SQA Exam Marine Diesel Engineering for SV. This course may also be beneficial to those ambitious mariners who would like to learn more about the subject matter or will be applying for this certificate in the future.

 The course is 5 days with a written exam on the last day. The syllabus for this course is defined by the MCA Exam Syllabus and includes instructor led lectures on the below listed subjects as well as practice exams and general guidance. 

  •  Working principles of diesel
  • Engines and petrol engines
  • Constructional details
  • Operation and maintenance
  • Heat exchangers and cooling systems
  • Fuel oils and preparation
  • Lubrication system
  • Turbochargers
  • Starting systems
  • Gear Box & Clutches

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Upcoming Fort Lauderdale Classes
Class Number Start Date Finish Date
015556 13 Jan 2020 17 Jan 2020
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015558 20 Apr 2020 24 Apr 2020
015559 11 May 2020 15 May 2020