This course is a requirement to obtain a Y4 Certificate of Competency (CoC) and the new Small Vessel Second engineer <9000kW/ <3000gt CoC. It is recommended that students pre-study at least 6 weeks in advance due to the high volumes of material that is covered in the course. Training and learning material will be provided once the candidate has booked the course.
- Engine Working Principles
- Turbochargers and Superchargers
- Engine Construction
- Hydraulic & Electronic Governors
- Engine Safety & Protection Devices
- Fuel Oil Supply System
- Fuel Oil Characteristics
- Fuel Hygiene & Treatment
- Cooling Water Systems
- Heat Exchangers
- Engine Starting Systems
- Engine Operation & Maintenance
On the final day of the course, a written examination is taken. On successful completion of this course, the candidate will be awarded a pass certificate that is valid for only 3 years.