This is a 2 years long pre-sea training course for Diploma holders. On completion of the course, candidates are awarded Class 4 Marine Engineer Certificate of Competency. Ministry of Shipping, India, provides this certificate.

After 6 months of Sea service, candidates may become Marine Engineer on Merchant Navy ships in any part of the World.

AGE LIMIT: Candidates’ age must be within 28 years of age when the course starts.

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS: This program is meant for Diploma holders. Diploma holders in Mechanical/Electrical/Naval Architecture/Electrical and Electronics Engineering branches may apply for this course. Candidates must have scored minimum 50% marks in the final year of Diploma course.