From January 2018 JPMA will be offering this course in place of the Y4 Auxiliary Equipment course. Please note that when you reach Y3 level you must undertake SV Auxiliary Equipment II if you hold an SV Aux I certificate.
The SV Auxiliary Equipment I course is required to obtain a Y4 CoC and the new Small Vessel Second Engineer <9000kW/<3000gt CoC. It is a five day course certificated by examination, covering:
- Compressed Air Systems
- Hydraulic & Pneumatic Control Principles
- Steering Gears
- Transmission & Shaft Arrangement
- Electrical Plant
Due to the large amount of material to be learnt, a substantial amount of pre-course study is required, and candidates are advised to spend at least 6 weeks working on the course material supplied when enrolling onto the course.
This course can be used towards both the Y4 and SV 2nd Engineer CoCs, as per MIN 524 and MIN 594.
Pre-requisites (for SV candidates only): AEC I, AEC II, Basic Safety Certificates, Service as required for issue of Training Record Book)
Current Course Fee:
£1,155.00 – includes lunch and morning/afternoon refreshments. (from 1st September 2022 – £1,199.00)
+ current SQA exam fee: £200.00
It should be noted that written exam pass certificates have a validity of only three years. If your module pass certificates are more than 3 years old when you apply for an NoE or pass your oral exam you will have to submit new pass certificates to the MCA before they will issue an NoE or CoC. This excludes Y2 General Engineering Science I & II.
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