FIJI MARITIME ENTRY STANDARDS FOR NEW INTAKE OF CADETS 2017
TRADE DIPLOMA - IN NAUTICAL SCIENCE/ IN MARINE ENGINEERING
This course is open to Male or Female candidates who comply with the minimum standards and requirements stipulated below:
1. The candidate shall not be less than 18 years of age and not more than 22 years old at the time of closing applications.
The CEO/Head of Nautical Science/Head of Engineering reserves the right to waver the upper limit of the age requirement in a case of a candidate displaying exceptional capabilities.
2. Minimum Qualifications Requirements (MQR) for the candidate must pass the FSLC Examination (Year 12 /Form 6). Year 13/Form 7 pass in the subject below would be an advantage.
This must include English ˃48, Math ≥ 50, and Physics ≥ 50
3. Must pass a Medical Fitness test and eyesight test (6/6 vision in both eye and color blind test to the satisfaction of a MSAF approved doctor.
Captain Anton Sedrick and Mr. Lalith Gunaratna are the latest arrivals to assist FMA staff in areas of Safety and Survival and Global Maritime Distress and Safety Systems (GMDSS).
Captain Cedric is HOD of the Safety Department at CINEC. He will be involved in improving and assisting the Safety and Survival Department staff in conducting Safety courses to standards required by STCW 78, Convention as amended.