Port Marine Operations Officer
Helping guide marine vessels, including boats, ships and submarines, in and out of ports safely
4 (equivalent to certificate of higher education)
- Typical length
- 24 months
- Current funding band
Up to £12,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
- Entry requirements
Set by employer
- What apprentices will learn
- how to safely manoeuvre vessels around busy ports and marinas
- towing and recovery techniques
- safely mooring a wide range of vessels
- operating navigational systems, including GPS and radar
- using communications equipment such as VHF radio
Before taking their end-point assessment apprentices must have achieved:
- level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 9 to 4 or A* to C)
- Professional registration
- How apprentices are assessed
A government-approved organisation must assess apprentices towards the end of their apprenticeship.
This end-point assessment ensures apprentices achieve the skills, training and any qualifications necessary to complete their apprenticeship.
You can download the assessment plan from the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education. There are no end-point assessment organisations for this apprenticeship yet. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you urgently need an end-point assessment organisation.
- More Information
The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.