Deckhand Course 2 Weeks
- Course Type:
- Navigational Watch Rating
- Training School:
- Maritime Safety Academy
- Orlando, FL, United States of America
- 10 days
STCW Deck Course & STCW Rating forming part of a navigation watch USCG Approved.
Stand out form the crowd and obtain your STCW deck rating certificate.
This 2 week - (option to combine with blended basic training) is a great way to acquire or strengthen the base knowledge and understanding of the work on Deck, and therefore is the perfect course to start a professional deckhand/seafarer ‘s career on Superyachts or merchant marine.
Theory is always followed by practice, making this class very practical and efficient, and giving the student the necessary tools to deal with real life situations at sea.
Each week brings new topics and emphasizes on the critical parts of the job, such as Safety and Navigation.
At the end of it, successful students become USCG certified holders of an Ordinary Seaman Merchant Mariner Credential (OS MMC), receive all the classroom knowledge (including simulator practice) and obtain the official testing to automatically acquire the USCG Rating Forming Part of a Navigational Watch (RFPNW) qualification.
Certificate holders will have the advantage of standing out to recruiters and owners in the industry. The course is taught by instructors with decades of deep sea navigation experience on with unlimited STCW deck licenses.
This course is available on the following days:
(please check the availability with the training school)
- 20th May 2019 (8 places)
- 22nd June 2019 (9 places)
- 22nd July 2019 (9 places)