Engineering Knowledge, Level 2 (EK 2) (Online Delivery)

Engineering Knowledge, Level 2 (EK 2) (Online Delivery)

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Start DateEnd DateHoursLocationCostRegister
23 Sep 202406 Jun 20250$600.00

Certificate Awarded




Course Description

This advanced level course provides marine engineering knowledge so that senior deck officers acquire operational knowledge of remote controls of propulsion plants, engineering systems and services.  This course thoroughly examines operating principles of marine power plants, ship’s auxiliary machinery, and general knowledge of marine engineering. This course is supported by a learning management system called BRIGHTSPACE (formally Desire2Learn  or D2L). This web-based application will allow you to access all your course materials and communicate with your instructor and your classmates.  The examination must be written with Transport Canada.

Course Outline

1.0 Engineering Terms
2.0 Diesel Engines
3.0 Steam and Gas Turbine Systems
4.0 Propellers and Shafts
5.0 Bridge Controls
6.0 Boilers
7.0 Fresh-Water Systems
8.0 Pumps and Pumping Systems
9.0 Steering Gear
10.0 Generators, Alternators and Electrical Distribution
11.0 Refrigeration, Air-Conditioning and Ventilation
12.0 Oily-Water Separators and Oil Filtering Equipment
13.0 Sewage Treatment Plants and incinerators
14.0 Deck Machinery and Hydraulic Systems
15.0 Fire Detection and Extinguishing Systems

ATTENTION: Your acceptance notification will be E-mailed to the E-mail account you provide during the registration process. Please remember to check your Junk E-mail folder for any communications that may have been filtered to that location.

Minimum class sizes are required to deliver courses, should these minimums not be achieved classes could be postponed or rescheduled.