Masters Orals

About this course

This course enables candidates to achieve Master (Unlimited) certification by the MCA oral examination route. Candidates will receive tuition and guided study in preparation for the MCA oral examination. 

Candidates must also hold a valid STCW certificate in Proficiency in Medical Care and a personal medical fitness certificate recognised by the MCA before taking their MCA orals. If not already held, this course can be undertaken at the Academy outside of the main course.

How to book

Please contact the admissions team if you require more information about this course:

Telephone: +44 (0)23 8201 5015

Normal office hours are (UK time):
Monday - Thursday: 08.30 - 17.00
Friday 08.30 - 16.30

Course information


Minimum 24 months' sea service as a watchkeeping Deck Officer while holding STCW ‘95 Table A II/2 Certificate of Competency (Chief Mate). This can be reduced to 12 months' if sea service has been as Chief Mate for a minimum of 12 months

A valid personal medical fitness certificate recognised by the MCA

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