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  • ADVANCED DIPLOMA - AD

    HND NAUTICAL SCIENCES

HND NAUTICAL SCIENCES (ADVANCED DIPLOMA - AD)

Introduction

To develop the competency required to enable the cadets to carry out his duties as Officer of the Watch on board Merchant ships.

To provide the cadets with HND qualification which is accepted by MCA for obtaining exemption from some of academic papers of class 2 (Deck) & Class 1 (Deck) and to comply with MCA’s standard’s certification requirements.

To satisfy all the requirements laid down by the MCA, the Merchant Navy Training Board and the I.M.O Convention on standards of training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW 95), the Institute is offering a Higher National Diploma in Nautical Science. The HND holder will require a training period of 15 months Sea Service to be eligible for entry to the MCA Officer of the Watch Certificate of Competency (U.K.). Scheme of training is approved by the Merchant Navy Training Board - U.K and the MCA U.K.

Phase 1

12 Months skill-based academic studies at MARITIME TRAINING INSTITUTE, Karachi, which is an outreach campus. Maritime Training Institute, Karachi will facilitate for Student’s Visa to all successful cadets upon completion of Phase 1)

Phase 2

Deck Cadets are required to complete 15 months of sea service prior to appearing for the Officer Of the Watch Certificate examination, conducted by MCA (Maritime Coastguard Agency) UK.(Maritime Training Institute, Karachi will endeavor to arrange for Sea berth to all successful cadets upon completion of Phase 2)

Phase 2

Engine Cadets are required to complete 09 months sea service prior to appearing for EOOW Certificate examination, conducted by MCA (Maritime Coastguard Agency) UK.
Maritime Training Institute, Karachi will endeavor to arrange for Sea berth to all successful cadets upon completion of Phase 2)

After successful completion of HND – Higher National Diploma (Advanced Diploma -AD) makes you are eligible for exemptions from all subjects of class 2 (Deck Officer) Certificate of Competency Examination, except Ship Stability, Navigation, Engineering, and Control Systems.

HND Nautical Sciences COURSE STRUCTURE YEAR 1 Subjects

  • Navigational Mathematics and Science
    (FOMO34)
  • Celestial Navigation
    (FOLS35)
  • Chart Work and Tides
    (FOLV34)
  • Ship Stability (An Introduction)
    (FOLD34)
  • Naval Architecture (Ship Construction)
    (FOLF34)
  • Graded Unit (01)
    (F13B34)
  • Marine Cargo Operations
    (FOLM34)
  • Marine Law & Management (An Introduction)
    (FOLJ34)
  • Bridge Watchkeeping
    (FOLR34)
  • Marine Emergency Response and Communication
    (FOLK34)
  • Marine Meteorology (An Introduction)
    (FOLHJ34)
  • Information Technology (IT)
    (D75X34)

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