Officer Cadet Programmes

Training standards and frameworks provide the basis of the officer cadet programmes. Programmes are available for a range of entry routes for those wishing to become Merchant Navy officers to gain their Officer of the Watch (OOW), Engineering Officer of the Watch (EOOW) or Electro-Technical certification along with a degree based qualification, HNC and/or HND.

All programmes consist of alternating periods at college/university and sea.

Please click on the following links for further information

Click here to download the Foundation Degree Framework document

Click here to download the HNC and HND Framework document

Click here to download the officer cadet training standards, principles, requirements and approval criteria document