HND Nautical Science | UK Chief Mate Post HND Course | GAMMA Marine

Chief Mate Post HND / MASTER

Course Features

  • Mode of Study Full Time
  • Duration Weeks
  • Skill Level Management
  • Mock Exams Yes


This course will allow you to progress to the Chief Mates and Master Level and achieve the relevant (Unlimited) Certificate of Competency. To apply for this course you should have successfully completed an HND in Nautical Science in the UK and have accrued at least 12 months of sea service after obtaining your OOW UK CoC (Unlimited). We also provide 2nd Mate Foundation Course and 2nd Mate Function Course in Mumbai.


  • Recognised sea time of at least 12 months at an OOW Level.
  • STCW Certificate in Medical Care On Board (Medical Care is required before the candidates take their MCA Oral Examination.
  • NAEST (Operational) Certificate (If you completed the NARAST (O) Course prior to 1st January 2005 you are required to undertake an ECDIS Course conforming with an IMO Model 1.27 prior to undertaking the NAEST Management Course).
  • Applications from International Students who meet the above requirements are welcome.