Lowestoft College is a leading provider of training and competence services to the maritime, offshore and energy industries. We are committed to the delivery of first class training to seafarers, offshore and energy personnel worldwide.
Officers of the Watch (OOW), Chief Mates and Master Mariners are in charge of the safe navigation and management of the ships they sail. Determining the course and speed, manoeuvring to avoid hazards and continuously monitoring the vessel’s position using charts and navigational aids. They also maintain logs and other records tracking the ship’s movements. These STCW and MCA approved courses enable students to progress in careers in the merchant navy.
The tanker training courses consist of two levels of training namely the familiarisation level and the more advanced specialised level
These courses are suitable for seafarers who are about to or are already serving as either safety representatives or safety officers. The courses address both accident prevention and accident investigation.