The Bachelor of Nautical Engineering in Navigation, known as the specialty of Cover forms professionals able to maneuver ships, prepare stability plans, loading and unloading operations, as well as general services on board, to navigate from the ports of production to the ports of consumption, carry out loading and unloading operations, comply with international safety standards to safeguard human life at sea, protect the marine environment and prevent pollution.
This degree prepares students for a career as navigation officers on board Merchant Ships, as well as, easily allows them to hold positions in maritime companies related to cargo logistics, both on the operational and administrative side.
The students receive intensive theoretical and practical education, which includes coastal, astronomical, esteem and electronic navigation, shipbuilding and theory of the ship, regulations and signals to prevent collisions, meteorology, maritime communications, ship maneuvers, among others that complement their training.
In addition, they receive training in our cover simulators such as: Full View 240º Bridge Simulator, SMSSM Simulator for maritime communications, ARPA / RADAR Simulator and a Liquid Load Simulator that simulates a VLCC, electronic charts, and laboratories, which they contribute to the strengthening of competences.
Create and model professionals committed to complying with international and national standards on the safety of human life at sea and the protection of the environment, as well as encouraging the development of professionals willing to promote the continuous improvement of their environment with a high degree of social responsibility.
This Degree prepares students for a career as navigation officers on board Merchant Ships, as well as easily allows them to hold positions in maritime companies related to cargo logistics, both in the operational and administrative areas.