Browser does not support script.
Warsash Maritime Academy
Search the site
Explore Solent University
The underlying connection was closed: Could not establish trust relationship for the SSL/TLS secure channel.
Under the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW), all new entrants to the maritime industries are required to complete an STCW Basic Safety Training Week before joining a vessel.
For those wishing to progress their career from initial entry level to become an engineering or electro-technical officer, a substantial amount of training and sea experience is required.
To help you understand the progression from initial entry level all the way up to Chief Engineer, please view our engineer and electro-technical officer progression charts.
STCW Basic Safety Training Week (required by all new entrants)
New engineering entrants wanting to work on yachts, workboats, fishing vessels, tugs, standby, seismic survey, oceanographic research vessels and government patrol vessels will also complete the following course at an early stage of their career:
Approved Engine Course 1
Approved Engine Course 2
Accessibility on this website
Main switchboard: 023 8201 3000