SV Auxiliary Equipment Part module for yacht crew who are working towards becoming a Small Vessel Engineering Officer.

Find an SV Auxiliary Equipment Training Centre


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Topics Covered:

  • Valves
  • Pumps
  • Compressed Air Systems
  • Hydraulic and Pneumatic Control Principles
  • Refrigeration and Air Conditioning
  • Steering Gears
  • Propulsion
  • Transmission and Shafting
  • Electrical Plant.
  • Additional topics


A 2-hour written exam will be completed, usually on the final day of the 5-day course.

Additional Information:

A full set of study notes is provided on application and six weeks’ preparatory study must be undertaken before starting the course. It is recommended to undertake 6 weeks of pre-study (using study packs provided upon application).

 SV Auxiliary Equipment Training School Locations: