Marine Engineering Courses | UK Certificate of Competency Marine

Engineer Officer of the Watch.

Course Features

  • Mode of Study Full TIme
  • Duration 7.5 Months
  • Skill Level Operations
  • Mock Exams Yes


Engineer Officer of the Watch Course offers experienced seafarers a programme that allows them to take the next step...


The requirements to gain an EOOW (Unlimited) UK Certificate of Competency are as follows.

  • The Candidate should have minimum of 24 months sea service on Merchant Vessel having a propulsion power of 350 KW or more
  • The Candidate should have completed 9 months approved seagoing service in the Engine Room of Vessels of 750 KW or more, including 6 months service as the first assistant to Engineering Officer in Charge of the Watch, while undertaking watchkeeping or UMS duties.
  • The Candidate should have completed the UK MNTB TRB, while completing the sea service under the training scheme.
  • The Candidate should have maintained a workbook describing record book tasks being carried out.