Engineer Officer Cadet Foundation Training Course

The Engineering Officer Cadet training program at CINEC is a 06 months program and is approved by the Ministry of Ports and Shipping. Prospective candidates who have satisfied the educational requirements at GCE (O/L) examination but not obtained the minimum requirements for the Engineer Officer Cadet Training Course at GCE (A/L) examination could follow the foundation course of 6 months duration. This has been tailored to bridge the gap but it is mandatory for the candidate to have sat for the GCE (A/L) examination in Maths stream or Biology stream.

Course Type

Full Time

Course Commencement Dates

July 2017

Duration

06 Months

Course Modules

Engineer Officer Cadets Foundation Course

01

Engineering Drawing

02

Electronics

03

Mathematics

04

Applied Mechanical Science

05

Physics

06

Introduction to Shipping

07

Industrial Chemistry

08

English

Entry Requirements

    • 6 Credit Passes at the GCE (O/L) Examination (Sri Lanka/London) including Credits for Maths, Science and English + Sat for the GCE (A/L) Examination (Sri Lanka/London) in Maths Stream or Biology Stream

and

  • Age should be below 21 years and above 18 years

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

Job Opportunities

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

  • Marine Chief Engineers
  • Marine Third Engineers
  • Shipping Managers
  • Harbor Masters
  • Maintenance Engineers
  • Marine Superintendents
  • Working as Engineers in Diesel Power Plants
  • Working as Engineers in Large Factories
  • Working as Engineers in Ship Repair Yards
  • Working as Engineers in 5-Star hotels
  • Lecturers, Demonstrators as Maritime Colleges and Universities.
  • Marine Second Engineers
  • Marine Fourth Engineers
  • Maritime Educators
  • Port State Controllers
  • Ship Surveyors
  • Shipping Administrators