MCA Approved Engine Course (AEC)


Price: £650.00

Duration: 4 days

As with all of OMT training courses, the knowledge gained in the classroom will  give you the understanding and proficiency in an engine bay, our Rolls Royce engine and other machinery is here to allow you to gain hands on skills.
The AEC is intended for seafarers who are required through manning requirements to hold an engineering qualification, it's ideal for those interested in Windfarm and work boat industries and aids placements onboard superyachts.
OMT's Southampton location is ideal within the marina at Saxon Wharf. We have great links internationally with daily flights to and from SIAL airport.

With groups of 4 or more we can be flexible on dates.


Sat 21st October 2017 

14th November 2017                    

Prerequisites:  Minimum age 18

Course Description

This AEC course is the required qualification should you wish to become second engineer on a boat over 30 meters, or would prove invaluable if you are captaining a boat of a slightly smaller size.

The course includes extensive practical training as well as theoretical elements:-

  • Compression ignition 
  • Fuel systems 
  • Cooling systems 
  • Engine electrical systems
  • Power transmission
  • Hull fittings
  • Code of Safe Working Practices 
  • Pollution legislation 
  • Bottled LPG installation
Please note this course fills up very quickly so book now to avoid disappointment.  

Telephone: +44 (0)2380 639997