Maintenance of Marine Electrical, Electronic & Automation System

Course Date:

Registration Period:

32 hours / 4 days

8am to 12pm & 1pm to 5pm

Mode of Training:
Practical & Orals

Singapore Maritime Academy, Singapore Polytechnic

Course Introduction

In alignment with the Sea Transport Skills Framework, this course is pitched at Proficiency Level 4 in the following areas:

1. Electrical, Electronic and Control Engineering Maintenance and Repair
2. Propulsion, Plant and Machinery

Course Objective

The course aims at providing training at advance level for shipboard Chief and second Engineer, to be able to perform preventive maintenance, fault diagnostics on Marine Electrical, Electronic and Automation (Control Engineering) System, including the safe operation and Preventive maintenance of High Voltage Electric power distribution system.

Course Outline

TopicNo. of Hours
Electrical Diagrams 1 & 28
Fault diagnostic of electrical faults & Maintenance7.5
Electronic & Automations, control Engineering7.5
High Voltage and Electric propulsion7.5
Assessment (practical 1 hrs and orals ½ hr)1.5
Total Hours32

Suitable for

Foreign-going Seafarers: Chief Engineer / 2nd Engineer
Any engineering personal as nominated by the company for operational role as Marine, Electrical and Control Engineers.

Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge

A good working knowledge of English (written & spoken), have no serious impediment of speech, hearing or sight and normal colour vision.
Minimum CoC class 5 Marine Engineer or Equivalent

Award / Certification / Accreditation

• Certificate of Attendance (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Attendance will be awarded to participants who meet at least 75% attendance rate

• Certificate of Performance (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who pass the assessment and meet at least 75% attendance rate 

Course Fees payable:

Singapore Citizens aged below 40 and Singapore PRsSingapore CitizensOthers
Non-SME sponsored1Sponsored by SME2Aged 40 and above
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.
1 Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information, click herePlease submit the attached “Declaration Form for Enhanced Training Support Scheme for SME” together with your online application.
2 Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here.

Funding Incentives

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Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit

Terms and Conditions

Registration may be closed once seats are filled up.

Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:

a) Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy

c) Cheques
Please make cheques payable to “Singapore Polytechnic”. Do cross the cheque and write the Registration Reference ID, Applicant Name and NRIC/FIN number at the back of the cheque. When you have completed required details, you may mail the cheque here.

Please note that an administrative charge of $15 will be imposed for any returned cheques from the bank or financial institution.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.

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