COC as Master or chief mate or officer in charge of a navigation watch issued or recognised by the Government of India.
Deck cadets who have completed the minimum requisite sea service for appearing for the Certificate of Competency as Second Mate [FG] or NWKO (NCV) and have successfully completed following courses approved by DG Shipping.
Radar observers simulator course (ROSC).
Automatic radar plotting aids (ARPA).
Electronic Chart display and information system (ECDIS).
The candidate should hold a certificate of competency as Second Mate of a foreign going ship (Officer in charge of a navigational watch on ships of 500 GT or more) issued by Government of India and have approved sea going service for a period of not less than 9 months for Phase I after obtaining 2M (FG) CoC