GP Ratings

GENERAL PURPOSE (G.P) RATING- COURSE APPROVED BY D.G SHIPPING

 

General purpose ratings are the trainees on board merchant ship who undergoes short training program which is generally designed in 2 phases (Pre-sea & On Sea training).They are trained to work in both the departments Deck and Engine and that is the reason they are called General Purpose. Ratings can be a part of deck or engine room assisting the officers and engineers for the deck and engine operations. After the completion of pre sea training the seaman can decide that whether he wants to be a part of deck or engine team. Eventually they become the certified watch keeper in deck or engine room. Ratings once complete 36 months of sea time can also undergo post sea course and qualify examination in India/UK/Australia/Singapore and become deck or engineer officer, but for that a lot of hard work and determination is required from their end.

 

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:

 

 10th pass with minimum 40% in Maths and Science.
 Minimum 40% marks in English at 10+2 or 10th level is a must.
 Not exceeding 25 years on the date of commencement of training.(5 Years relaxation for SC/ST candidates)

 

Medical fitness: Eyesight 6/6 with no color blindness and medically fit as per Directorate general of shipping.

 

SELECTION PROCEDURE:

 

 Qualify written and interview test conducted by Institute.
 Clear Medical examination by D.G shipping approved Doctor.

 

AFTER SELECTION COURSE STRUCTURE IS MENTIONED BELOW:

 Pre Sea Training of 6 Months (Awarded certificate of pre sea training approved by D.G Shipping).
 On board Training of 9 months (Trainee seaman will get stipend of USD 200-400 Per Month while training onboard)
 Awarded watch keeping certificate for Engine or Deck from DG Shipping on successful completion of required courses and exams.

 

Commencement of Course: In month of January & July every Year.

Sponsorship Requirement: This course is generally non sponsored and various shipping companies come in the campus of the institute for recruiting Trainee seaman. It’s good to see the previous campus records of the institute which gives a fair idea that which all companies come to the campus for selection. Placements and onboard training is generally provided by the institutes after charging the onboard training fees.

CAREER GRAPH OBTAINING WATCHKEEPING CERTIFICATE

Join as O.S on Deck Department or Wiper in Engine Department (Salary USD 600 to 1000 P.M) (27-36 Months of Sea time)
Get promoted to A.B on Deck Department or Oiler in Engine Department (Salary USD 1100 – 1500 P.M)
Further you can also get promoted to Bosun in Deck Department (Salary USD 1600-2000 P.M

 


 

Classroom Programs offered by CMCI

 

Duration: 90 hours

Subjects covered: Maths, Science, General Aptitude, English, General Knowledge, Marine Knowledge, Personality development.

Selection Criteria:

 Filling up enquiry form

 Counseling Session

 Written Test

 Medical Test ·

Final formalities like Documentation and Fee submission.

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