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Maritime & Offshore Education, Marine and Oil & Gas Training and Other Related Vocational Education & Training Programs in Malaysia

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Established in 1984 and located in Kemaman, Terengganu in Malaysia, RANACO group of companies provide education and training to improve and enhance the competency levels of the players in the maritime and oil & gas industry in Malaysia. RANACO offers education and training ranging from diploma and degree programs as well as industrial and competency, certification in the fields of Maritime, Offshore, Occupational Safety & Health, Hospitality, Logistics and Accountancy.

Ranaco Seafarer Training Centre (RSTC) was established in January 2013 and specialized in developing competence and knowledgeable seafarers who are going to serve on board merchant vessels and any industrial related fields. The programs are approved by Malaysian Marine Department in which all programs are following IMO module courses as standard.


Ranaco Industrial Training Centre (RITC) is a training centre which provides training for the Oil & Gas industry. It was established in January 2006 and specialized in conducting industrial short courses recognized/approved and accredited by various agencies.

Ranaco Vocational Training Centre (RVTC) is a training center and specialized in conducting vocational training programs. The programs are recognized/approved/ and accredited by various agencies.

Ranaco Education and Training Institute (RETI) diploma courses are specially designed and tailor-made to the alignment of specialized knowledge. The diplomas are accredited by the National Accreditation Board and graduates are able to pursue a bachelor’s degree program at local or international universities.

Ranaco Vocational College aims to increase the enrollment of vocational and skills in Malaysia and produce talented graduates to be semi professional in various technical and maritime fields. It provides educational opportunities in the field of maritime skills, oil & gas and industrial safety.

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Academic & Training Programs




Diploma Programs

  • Diploma in Maritime Management (2.5 years)
  • Diploma in Marine Cargo Surveying (2.5 years)
  • Diploma in Offshore Engineering (3 years)
  • Diploma in Marine Engineering (3.5 years)
  • Diploma in Logistics & Supply Chain (2.5 years)
  • Diploma in Integrated Management System (2.5 years)
  • Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health (2.5 years)
  • Diploma in Nautical Studies (2.5 years)

Marine Training - CoC Programs

  • Master Domestic < 500GT Near Coastal Voyage (35 days)
  • Mate Domestic < 500GT Near Coastal Voyage (15 days)
  • Engineer Officer < 750kWa Domestic & Near Coastal Voyage (30 days)
  • WKE < 750kWa or more Near Coastal Voyage (40 days)
  • WKO < 500GT or more for Near Coastal Voyage (45 days)
  • WKE < 750kWa or more Unlimited Voyage
  • WKO < 500GT or more for Unlimited Voyage

STCW Training

Other Maritime Courses

  • IMDG - General Awareness (3 days)
  • IMDG - Function Specific Time (3 days)
  • Train The Trainer (TOT 6.09) (8 days)
  • Train The Trainer (TOT 3.12) (10 days)
  • Ship Security Officer (3 days)

OPITO Training

  • Tropical Basic Offshore Safety Induction & Emergency Training (T - BOSIET) (3 days)
  • T-HUET with EBS (2 days)
  • T-FOET with EBS (1 day)
  • TSbB (Initial Training) (half day)
  • TSbB (Further Training) (half day)

Other Oil & Gas Training

  • Basic Rigging & Slinging  (2 days)
  • Basic Rigging & Slinging (VESSEL) (1 day)
  • Basic Rigging & Slinging (REFRESHER) (1 day)
  • Basic Fire Fighting (1 day)
  • Basic Fire Watch (2 days)
  • Confined Space Entry (2 days)
  • Emergency Response Plan (2 days)
  • Basic Occupational First Aid (2 days)
  • Hydrogen Sulphide (H2s Awareness) (1 day)
  • Mercury Awareness (2 days)
  • Food Handler - (approved by KKM) (1 day)