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Deck & Engineer Cadet Training Programs, MCA and MNTB Approved Marine Training Programs in Glasgow

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Located at Glasgow UK, Steam Marine Training (SMT) is maritime training provider of deck and engineering cadetships, fire-fighting, sea survival, survival craft and HSE training to the global maritime, oil and gas, renewable and construction industries. Apart from the training, SMT also provides pre-requisite learning, transportation, accommodation, sustenance and certification to all the participants.

SMT is located at Glasgow International Airport, with easy access via air, rail or road and with a wide selection of hotels available on campus. SMT develops a wide range of training courses and cover theoretical learning as well as practical training that can be delivered at SMT’s fire ground, pool, survival craft or classroom facilities.


Current marine training projects include; Training Gap analysis for personnel and Competency Gap analysis for shipping personnel, Monitoring of support staff to improve overall business performance, Manage training department through step change program to improve efficiency, Ports training portfolio for fleet of ports staff to tie together overall ports staff competency and demonstrate a recognized training program, Producing Introduction to Shipping program for national ferry operator, and, Producing Introduction to Ports and Awareness program for national ferry operator.

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Training Programs

Deck Cadetship Training Program




  • The aim of the Deck Officer Cadetship is to gain a recognized academic qualification though the nautical college you attend, as well as achieving your first Certificate of Competency (CoC). Upon successful completion of your training course you will be issued with your Officer of the Watch Certificate (OOW), this allows you to gain employment as a Junior Officer and start to climb your way through the ranks with the ultimate aim of becoming Captain of your own vessel one day.
  • Entry Requirements: A minimum of four National 5’s/GSCE at grade C or above which must include Maths, English and a physical science; Hold a valid UK/EEA Passport; and Have been normally resident within the UK for the last 36 months.

Engineering Cadetship Training Program

  • The aim of the Engineer Officer Cadetship is to gain a recognized academic qualification though the nautical college you attend, as well as achieving your first Certificate of Competency (CoC). Upon successful completion of your training course you will be issued with your Engineering Officer of the Watch Certificate (EOOW), this allows you to gain employment as a Junior Officer and start to climb your way through the ranks with the ultimate aim of becoming Chief Engineer, leading and supervising the engine department on board a vessel.
  • Entry Requirements: A minimum of four National 5’s/GSCE at grade C or above which must include Maths, English and a physical science; Hold a valid UK/EEA Passport; and Have been normally resident within the UK for the last 36 months.

Development Marine Courses

  • Marine Evacuation System (MES) (0.5 - 1 day)
  • MCA Small Workboat Stability Course (1 day)
  • Polar Code / Polar Survival (2.5 days)
  • Shipboard Safety Officer Training (SSO) ( 3 days)
  • SSPC Train The Painter Course ( 5 days)
  • STCW Human Element Leadership And Management - Management Level (HELMM) (5 days)
  • STCW Human Element Leadership And Management - Operational Level (HELMO) (3 days)
  • STCW Passenger Safety, Cargo Safety & Hull Integrity Training For RO RO Passenger Ships (1 day)
  • STCW Proficiency in Crisis Management & Human Behaviour (1 day)
  • STCW Proficiency In Designated Security Duties, DSD - Webinar (2 days)
  • Train The Trainer (4.5 days)

MNTB Recognized Courses

  • Entry into Enclosed/Dangerous Spaces (1 day)
  • Working at Height with Rescue (1 day)

OPITO Courses

  • OPITO - Further Offshore Emergency Response Team Leader (FOERTL) (1.5 days)
  • OPITO - Further Offshore Emergency Response Team Member (2 days)
  • OPITO - Offshore Emergency Response Team Leader (OERTL) (3 days)
  • OPITO - Offshore Emergency Response Team Member (4 days)

Technical Courses

  • Advanced Training for Service on Ships using Fuels Covered within the IGF (LNG) Code (5 days)
  • Basic Training for Service on Ships using Fuels Covered within the IGF (LNG) Code (2 days)
  • Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Awareness training with Gas Supplier
  • MCA Approved Engine Course 1 A (5 days)
  • MCA Approved Engine Course Part 2
  • Online Webinar STCW 2010 BASIC Training in Oil & Chemical Tanker Cargo Operations
  • STCW 2010 BASIC Oil, Chemical and Liquified Gas Tanker Cargo Operations
  • STCW 2010 BASIC Training in Liquified Gas Tanker Cargo Operations
  • STCW 2010 BASIC Training in Oil & Chemical Tanker Cargo Operations
  • STCW Tanker Fire Fighting (1 day)

LAST UPDATED ON Dec 20, 2020