Course Duration : Immidiate

Faculty Name: DECK RATING

Pre-sea training (Deck-Rating):

The training program is designed for the candidates who are desirous of perusing a career in the Deck category in merchant shipping and ought to become Deck officers or Navigation officers.



10th,12th pass (Art/ Commerce/ Science) from recognized board.

English should have been one of the subjects Medically fit (+ or – 2.5 eye vision is acceptable) without color blindness.

Age:17.5 to 28 years


Course Outline

Introduction to the shipping industry, Familiarization with deck department of the ship, Deck safety, Navigation, Metrology, Watchkeeping duties, Search & Rescue operations, Flag Signals & codes, Life-saving appliances, Survival at Sea, Swimming, Personality development, English & Computer etc.


Certificates Provided

Student after successfully accomplishing the training the program will be awarded the course certificate, by the academy approved by Director-General of Shipping, Ministry of Surface, and Transport Govt. of India. In inclusion to the above candidate will also receive INDOS and INDIAN CDC (Continuous Discharge Certificate)


Further sea experience & passing exam, Chief Officer

[Sal: 3000$ - 5000$]


After 36 months of sea experience & passing 2nd mate exam, 2nd Officer

[Sal: 2500$ - 3000$]


18-month sea experience, Promoted as Deck Officer / 3rd Officer

[Sal: 1500$ - 2500$]


12 months of sea experience, Promoted as AB or BOSUN

[Sal: 800$ - 1200$]


After training join as Deck Rating / Trainee Cadet

[Sal: 250$ - 500$]