Chief Engineer (Y4) - Auxiliary Equipment

About this course

Gain enormous benefits from the expertise of our dedicated maritime lecturers and an exceptional overall first time pass rate of 85% (2012 yacht engineering courses).

This course is based on lecturer led learning and revision, followed by the examination on the afternoon of the final day. 

A full set of study notes is provided on application and six weeks’ preparatory study must be undertaken prior to attending the Academy.

This course and examination covers the working principles and maintenance of valves, pumps, compressed air systems, hydraulic control systems, clutches, gearboxes, propellers and thrusts, shafting and bearings and electrical plant.

How to book

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

Telephone: +44 (0)23 8201 5004 

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

Please be aware that online bookings will be confirmed with joining information within one working day of the booking being made. Confirmation of payment should be received in the normal way.

Please ensure that you follow the booking process and do not enter payment details more than once, unless you are booking more than one course. If you experience any issues, please email


Course availability and booking

Date Places Fee Book
Monday 6 November 2017 Yes £1240 Book
Monday 12 February 2018 Yes £1240 Book
Monday 23 April 2018 Yes £1240 Book

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