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MCA 30 HR Approved Engine Course – Part 1



Course format On-site
Date 2021-12-06 - 2021-12-10
Duration 5 days
Cost £600

This course will improve your knowledge and understanding of diesel engines It will enable you to carry out
regular servicing of marine diesel engines, and to carry out fault detection and prevention.

What you will experience

  • Compression Ignition Engine
  • Cycle of Operation and Constructional Details
  • The Fuel System
  • The Role of Air in the Combustion Process
  • The Cooling System
  • The Lubrication System
  • Engine Electrical Systems
  • Power Transmission
  • Hull Fittings

Successful completion will allow progression to the MCA Approved Engine Course Part 2.


No formal qualifications are required.
You must be aged 18 years old or over.


ISCED Categories

Navigation and seamanship
Machinery and operators