CoC Class 1 & 2 Deck Officer
||The Combined Class 1 & 2 (Deck Officers) course will lead to the issue of Class 1 & 2 Certificate of Competency (CoC), issued by the Maritime & Port Authority (MPA) of Singapore, upon successful completion of written examinations at SMA and oral examinations at MPA.
||Courses meet the requirements of STCW Convention of IMO.
Admission for April 2017 batch will commence from 1st November 2016.
Admission for October 2017 batch will commence from 1st May 2017.
Priority will be given to ex-COC3/DNS students and Singapore Citizens/PRs.
Please check this page for the next update.
Click here to download the application form.
Two intake in a year - April and October
Please check with Mdm Eyvonne at Email: [email protected] before sending any admission form.
Administrative Fee: $50 + 7% GST for Registration
For 2017 - *S$11,110 (includes 7% GST)
Payable on approval of Student Pass by Immigration and Checkpoint Authority(ICA)).
The information for approval of Student Pass is given below in 'Visa Requirements'
The course fee covers the main course, written examinations and the 'Navigation Control Course'.
Candidates need to pay for following other mandatory courses:
1. Shipboard Training & Assessment Course
2. Medical Care On-board
3. Advanced Fire-Fighting**
4. ECDIS Course
5. BRM (Management Level) and Leadership and Team-working skill.
Course Fee as per SMA STCW Short course schedule
* Singapore Dollar
**All candidates who completed this course at CoC Class 3/2 Deck will be exempted.
|WITHDRAWAL AND DEFERMENT
Withdrawal and deferment notice must be made in writing to Singapore Maritime Academy (SMA) via email to [email protected].
For withdrawal cases, the portion of course fee to be refunded is based on the date of notice as follows:
· 2 weeks before the commencement of the course - Full refund
· Less than 2 weeks before commencement of the course - 70% refund
· On or after date of commencement - No refund
* Unless otherwise stated in the course webpage
The Singapore Polytechnic reserves the right to cancel or postpone any of the courses. Applicants will be duly notified and where applicable, the full fees will be refunded.
The Singapore Polytechnic also reserves the right to amend the fees charged or the period and duration of the courses.
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|EXAMINATIONS & FEES
||To be conducted at Integrated Simulation Centre and Shipping Division, MPA.
Class 1 (Simulator & Oral) S$300.00
Class 2 (Simulator & Oral) S$250.00
Class 1 and 2 (Oral only) S$175.00
Candidates must successfully complete the following modules at SMA:
MA2022 Ship Handling & Simulator
MA2023 Marine Plant & Propulsion
MA2024 Cargo work
MA2026 Maritime Law & Personnel Management
MA2029 Ship Stability
MA2030 Ship Construction
Sea Service Requirements
36 months from Class 3 or watch keeping level to Class 1; or 12 months from Class 3 to Class 2 and 24 months thereafter; or 12 months after Class 2, if sailed as chief officer immediately after Class 2, otherwise sea service is pro-rated.
For confirmation on sea-service, candidates are advised to write to:
Director of Marine
Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore
460 Alexandra Road, #21-00 PSA Building
Fax: (65) 63756231
Application forms for the course can also be obtained from "Forms" listed under "Admission". Applicants need to forward a copy of passport, and return address together with the application.
All original certificates (including short courses) and sea service records must be produced during enrolment for verification.
Student submits completed application form together with Administrative fees.
About 2 to 3 months prior to commencement of the course, SMA will apply for Student Pass at ICA website to generate a SOLAR (Student's Pass On-line Application & Registration) number.
This SOLAR number and accompanying instructions from ICA website will be forwarded to the student via email by SMA.
The student must complete the remaining procedure as per ICA guideline via http://www.ica.gov.sg
SMA will verify if the above step has been completed and Student Pass has been cleared by ICA.
Admission to this course is subject to candidates obtaining a 'Student Pass' by 'Immigration and Checkpoint Authority' (ICA) of Singapore.
Following the instruction from SMA and ICA, it is not necessary for applicants to apply for entry permit from the Singapore High Commission or Embassy in your country.
|BOARDING & LODGING
The Singapore Polytechnic does not maintain hostel facilities. Private apartments are available in the vicinity of the campus and rooms are rented out at approx. S$400 a month twin-sharing. Daily expenses are estimated to be about S$10.00 per day
|HOSPITALISATION & SURGICAL INSURANCE
Candidates are required to take up the insurance during their stay in Singapore. Estimated Cost: S$50.
VISA FOR SPOUSE AND CHILDREN
|SMA will assist in visa application for candidates' spouse and children upon submission of air ticket and medical insurance for spouse & children.
For any clarification or enquiry please contact Capt. Satinder Singh Virdi via Email - [email protected]