Engine Cadet - Varren Maritime Academy

Join our Engine Cadet course and Explore the worldwide opportunities

  •  Approved by Australian Maritime Authority.
  • Approved by Tafe Hunter University, Australia.
  • 4 Months Compulsory Residential Course

Role of Engine Cadet

A Modern ship consists of a host of complex and sophisticated machinery like large diesel engines, boilers, steam engines, steam turbines, gas turbines, alternators, pumps, crosses, winches, compressors, refrigeration & air-conditioning plants etc. The role of the Marine engineer is to perform the task of operating and maintaining these machinery safely and efficiently which requires a high degree of skill and expertise. We at VMA, Chennai, are fully equipped to provide high standard of training to produce top class marine Engineers.

 

Career Prospects for Engine Cadet

After the cadets complete the Four Months Engine Cadet course successfully, the student is eligible, to be appointed as Engine Cadet on Merchant Ships. On completion of the stipulated period on ships and after passing the required competency Examination conducted by the Australian Maritime Authority, the Engineer becomes a Chief Engineer of a ship within 7 to 8 years. The academy assists necessary guidance for placement for successful meritorious students.

 

ELIGIBILITY

Pass in HSC / (10+2) from a Recognized Board With 45% Average in PCM (Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics Subject). 50% in English either in 10th or 12th

AGE LIMIT

Maximum 25 Yrs

VISION

No Color Blindness, (+) or (-) 2.5 vision is allowed. Eye Glasses permitted.

AGE LIMIT

Maximum 25 Yrs

VISION

No Color Blindness, (+) or (-) 2.5 vision is allowed. Eye Glasses permitted.