Electro – Technical Officer Cadet Training Course – Phase 1

The Electro – Technical Officer Cadet Training Course is a thirty five month programme and is approved by the Sri Lankan Administration. It is also designed in line with the latest amendments of STCW requirements. This course includes twelve months of college training, safety training, six months on the Job training and twelve months of onboard training (Phase 2).
Those who had followed this program should sit for the Electro technical officer Certificate of Company Examination.

Course Type

Full Time

Course Commencement Dates

January 2017

Duration

18 months

Course Modules

Phase 1

01

Mathematics (96 Hr)

02

Engineering Science (60 Hr)

03

Mechanical Science (60 Hr)

04

Thermodynamics (99 Hr)

05

Industrial Chemistry (45 Hr)

06

Measurement& Instrumentation (60 Hr)

07

Measurement& Instrumentation (60 Hr)

08

Electrical Drawing (33 Hr)

09

Electrical Power And Machines (45 Hr)

10

Electronics & Power Electronics 1 (99 Hr)

11

Work Shop Theory (21 Hr)

12

Welding Work Shop (27 Hr)

13

Fitting And Machine Work Shop (Gen Fitting) (51 Hr)

14

Marine Electrical Practice 1 (Lv) (141 Hr)

15

Marine Engineering Knowledge (120 Hr)

16

Marine Electrical System (90 Hr)

17

Basic & Electro Pneumatic System (36 Hr)

18

Hydraulic System (21 Hr)

19

Computer And Networking (90 Hr)

20

Automation, Control & Instrumentation (51 Hr)

21

Engine Simulator-1 (30 Hr)

22

Marine Legislation & Safety Management System (36 Hr)

23

Bridge & Navigational Equipments (54 Hr)

*Mandatory STCW Short Courses (PSSR, FA, FF, PST, ISPS) / Six Months On the job training will be provided at the Colombo Dockyard PLC.

Entry Requirements

  • Age should be below 25 years and above 18 years
  • and

  • 6 Credit Passes at the GCE (O/L) Sri Lanka/ London including Credits for Maths, Science and English + and 2 Simple passes at GCE (A/L) Sri Lanka/ London in Maths Stream

*The recruitment of cadet is done after a series of interviews, psychometric test, medical examination and a physical endurance test

Job Opportunities

The Marine Electro Technical subject area provides career opportunities in a broad spectrum of industrial activities; such as,

  • Marine Junior Electrical Officer
  • Marine Senior Electrical Officer
  • Marine Electro Technical Officer
  • Maintenance Electrical Engineers
  • Working as Electrical Engineers in Diesel Power Plants
  • Working as Electrical Engineers in Large Factories
  • Working as Electrical Engineers in Ship Repair Yards
  • Working as Electrical Engineers in 5-Star Hotels