Newlyn Fish Market - boats due to land.

Saturday, 10 July 2021

Small Vessel Engineering- Conversion for Certificates of Competency


For those with a Fishing Class 2 Certificate of Competency who wish to convert to:

Small Vessel Second Engineer less than 9000kW 
or 
Small Vessel Chief Engineer less than 3000kW.

Small Vessel Engineering - Conversion for Certificates of Competency in 4 modules. 


Why take this course?

Comprising of 4 modules this forms part of the conversion route towards the Engineer Officer Small Vessel Certificate of Competency less than 9000kW, less than 3000 GT, unlimited area CoC or an SV Chief Engineer less than 3000 kW, less than 500 GT.

Please see MIN 524 – Conversion routes J1 and J2

The MCA units are delivered over the course of 9 months in sequence via 6 weeks of distance learning and 4 days exam revision per module.

Duration Aug -April

Starts 13 Aug 2021

Fees £3580  

Total cost is £895 x 4 = £3,580.

Funding for all 4 units is available through the Flexible Workforce Development Fund (FWDF) for eligible fishermen.