Electro-Technical Officers

Foundation Degree in Electronic Engineering and UK MCA METO Certificate of Competency.

Training is of a sandwich type, consisting of alternating college and sea phases lasting approximately 3 years.

The initial qualification allows you to be responsible for the maintenance and repair of all electrical and electronic equipment, installations and machinery. This also includes radio communications and electronic navigations aids.

Overall they will give you the knowledge, confidence and self-discipline to be successful at sea or in the industry framework ashore.

ETO Foundation Degree Route
COLLEGE PHASE APPROX DURATION CONTENT
Introduction 2 Weeks STCW Basic Training - including Fire Fighting and
First Aid
General Induction to the shipping industry
Phase 1 39 weeks ETO Workshop Skills Training
Foundation Degree – Subjects include:
Mathematics for Electrical Engineers
Applications of power electronics Electrical & Electronic Principles and Systems
Engineering Science
Work based investigation
Marine Management for ETO's
Health & Safety onboard
Electronic control principles
Phase 2 37 Weeks At Sea
Phase 3 31 Weeks Foundation Degree – Subjects include:
Electronic Control Applications
Marine Control & Computer Systems
Electrical and Electronic principles
Operation and maintenance of Electrical plant
Marine Navigation system fault diagnosis
Radio Communications
Business Management for ETO's
Marine Navigation systems
Engineering project/design
STCW short courses: Medical First Aid, AFF, PSC & RB
Consolidation of Work Based Learning and any outstanding academic assessments prior to the award of: Foundation Degree (FdSC) in Electrical/Electronic Engineering
Phase 4
(At Sea)
24 Weeks Work Based Learning (Engineering Project Part 1)
MNTB ETO Training Record Book
Phase 5


Part 1
14 Weeks Consolidation of Work Based Learning
Foundation Degree (FdEng) units:
Instrumentation & Control Systems Maintenance
Electronic Navigation Systems
Navigation Systems Fault Diagnosis
Radio Communication Engineering
Work Based Engineering Project Part 2

Successful completion of academic assessments leads to the award of:

Foundation Degree (FdEng) in Marine Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Phase 5


Part 2
9 Weeks STCW Short courses: MFA, PSC&RB, AFF, HELM (O) HV (O)
Workshop Skills Training
MCA Orals Preparation

Successful completion of MCA Oral examination leads to the award of initial MCA Certificate of Competency and end of cadetship


More Info…
For more information on the Foundation Degree Programme, please visit the Careers at Sea website – www.careersatsea.org

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