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Learning Opportunity: Merikapteeni (AMK)

Merikapteeni (AMK)

Course Information

The core studies cover the duties of deck officers.

Content of studies

  • Navigation
  • Seamanship
  • Ship technology
  • Cargo handling
  • Radio communication
  • On-board training.

The core studies cover the duties of deck officers. A large part of the education is realized through on-board training and the school’s simulator bridges.

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Duration Information: 

4.5 vuotta

Credits: 

270 ECTS credits

Provider Information

Provider Name: 
Novia University of Applied Sciences, Turku, Juhana Herttuan puistokatu
Provider Contact Info: 

+358 0 2 432 3110
Novia University of Applied Sciences, Turku, Juhana Herttuan puistokatu
antagningsservice@novia.fi
admissions@novia.fi
hakijapalvelut@novia.fi
+358 0 2 432 3121
Novia UAS
Juhana Herttuan puistokatu 21
20100 TURKU
Finland
Juhana Herttuan puistokatu 21
20100 TURKU
Finland
Hertig Johans parkgata 21, 20100, ÅBO
Juhana Herttuan puistokatu 21, 20100, TURKU

Qualifications Awarded

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Merikapteeni (AMK)
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The objective of the education is to train competent and versatile captains for the national, European and international traffic. The main tasks of a sea captain include being responsible for and ring a vessel, and transporting cargo in such a way which is safe for both people and the environment. The education also offers bases for functioning in leading positions in land-based organizations within the maritime field.

The training fulfils the requirements set in the international Convention on the Training, Certification and Watch keeping for Seafarers (STCW Convention).

Course Locations

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Hertig Johans parkgata 21, 20100, ÅBO
Juhana Herttuan puistokatu 21, 20100, TURKU