SV Marine Diesel Engineering

Engineering yacht crew training course
Course Duration: 5 days
Training Centres
  • Antibes
  • Fort Lauderdale
  • Palma
5 days
Upcoming Classes
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This course forms one of the 3 modules required to obtain the MCA Small Vessel Second Engineer qualification.

It is 5 days with a written exam at the end and covers the following topics: engine working principles, turbo charges and superchargers, engine construction, hydraulic and electronic governors, engine protection devices, fuel supply systems, characteristics and hygiene and treatment. Also lubricating oil systems, cooling water systems, heat exchanges, engine start systems, engine operation and maintenance and clutches and gearboxes.

The course is intensive and candidates are advised to be well prepared for the exam by obtaining the course notes early and studying them thoroughly.

***FORT LAUDERDALE STUDENTS - Due to examination on Friday mornings, Please be advised that the Fort Lauderdale course begins on SUNDAY in order to meet the requisite classroom hours!!***

This course is fully redeemable with your ONE Account vouchers.

We provide this yacht training course in Antibes, Fort Lauderdale & Palma.

Duration details

5 days


2 hour written examination on the final day


Approved Engine Course 1 , Approved Engine Course 2

  • Minimum 24 Months Sea Service
Upcoming Classes
Start Date Location Price AVAILABILITY
10 October 2022 Antibes €1530 Places available
16 October 2022 Fort Lauderdale $1699 Places available
17 October 2022 Palma €1530 Places available
15 January 2023 Fort Lauderdale $1699 Places available
13 February 2023 Antibes €1530 Places available
16 April 2023 Fort Lauderdale $1699 Places available