2nd Mate Function

2nd Mate Function

This Programme covers part of the education and training required under Regulation II/1 and aims to meet the standards of competence specified in Section A-II/1 of the STCW 78 as amended

The objectives of this Programme are to prepare a candidate to appear for the examinations of Second Mate of the Certificate of Competency as Second Mate of a Foreign going Ship.

  • Duration: 4 Months
  • Reference: STCW 2010 Circular No 12 of 2012
  • Training towards: 2nd Mate Function certification
  • Approvals: Directorate General of Shipping
  • Teaching methods: Blended learning
  • Course Commencement: Every 4 Months once
  • Seafarer with Pre sea training (B.Sc Nautical Science) from DGS approved Institute with 12 months sea service.
  • Seafarer with Pre sea training (Diploma in Nautical Science) from DGS approved Institute with 18 months sea service.

  • Passport
  • Photograph 2 No’s
  • CDC (Front page & Stamp pages)
  • 18 months Sea service record
  • 2 Dose of Vaccination certificate / Result of RTPCR test

2nd Mate Function Available Dates