This online course meets the mandatory minimum requirements for knowledge, understanding and proficiency in table A-III/4 STCW Code for the function Marine Engineering at the Support Level.
This online course is based on a 30 hour in-person course.
Internet access is required. The preferred web browser is Google Chrome, but you may use Edge or Safari if necessary.
This online courses meets the mandatory minimum requirements for knowledge, understanding and proficiency in table A-III/4 STCW Code for the function Marine Engineering at the Support Level.
The online course covers the background knowledge and practical work to support:
- contributing to a safe engineering watch;
- communicating with the officer of the watch
- using internal communication systems;
The course will also satisfy 4 of the 6 months minimum sea-time requirements for certification as a Rating Forming Part of an Engineering Watch.
This course consists of one written exam: Rating Forming Part of an Engineering Watch (RFPEW). This exam contains 20 questions and requires a 70% passing score. The written exam can be taken online through HALO° Exams. You will receive 3 attempts for your exam. If you fail all 3 attempts, you must pay a retake fee of $50.00.
- International Licenses
The mandatory assessments supplied in the course must be completed and signed off by an STCW licensed Master/Mate onboard a vessel of 500 Gross Tons or more using the approved Training Record Book. If not already provided in the course, please contact the Dominica Maritime Administration by email: [email protected].