The objective of the education is to train competent and versatile captains for the national, European and international traffic. The main tasks of a sea captain include being responsible for and maneuvering a vessel, and transporting cargo in such a way which is safe for both people and the environment. The education also offers bases for functioning in leading positions in land-based organizations within the maritime field.
The training fulfils the requirements set in the international Convention on the Training, Certification and Watch keeping for Seafarers (STCW Convention).
Language of instruction
The programme is offered in English.
The core studies cover the duties of deck officers.
Content of studies:
- ship technology
- cargo handling
- radio communication.
A large part of the education is realized through on-board training and the school’s simulator bridges.