Workboat Crew Level 3
The aim of the course is to train the apprentices to at least a MCA/RYA Yachtmaster Coastal, therefore qualified as a mate on vessels up to 150nm and skipper up to 20nm from a safe haven.
Training includes Electronic Navigation, Radar and Stability training in line with the Workboat Code. This is a very practically based apprenticeship with plenty of training afloat. Apprentices will also be qualified to AEC 1 and 2 on the engineering side, and will also have slingers and crane training and certification in passenger handling and crisis management.