Course Description

This mandatory course for deck & engine cadets to sail as officers, and it get the required Skills & Knowledge to tackle Medical Emergencies onboard Ships. This 5-day course is designed & delivered as per the latest STCW Convention & as per the D. G. Shipping Guidelines, as applicable. Excellent Infrastructure, Quality Faculty & Training & Best Exit Exam results- all under a single roof at HIMT.

Duration: 4 Days
Batch DatesLocation / ModeTimingFeesBook Now
10 Jun 2024 - 13 Jun 2024KILPAUK, CHENNAI - Physical class only7.00 to 13.454900Rs
17 Jun 2024 - 20 Jun 2024KILPAUK, CHENNAI - Physical class only7.00 to 13.454900Rs
19 Jun 2024 - 22 Jun 2024VIZAG - Physical class only9.00 to 16.454900Rs
24 Jun 2024 - 27 Jun 2024KILPAUK, CHENNAI - Physical class only7.00 to 13.454900Rs
01 Jul 2024 - 04 Jul 2024KILPAUK, CHENNAI - Physical class only7.00 to 13.453900Rs


  • Elementary First Aid (EFA) course must have been completed.
  • Must having 6 months sea service with approved Pre-sea Training.
  • Non-Indian Participants need to hold a Student Visa to India to undergo the course.

Documents Required

  • CDC with a proof of six-month sea service,
  • EFA Certificate

If the sea service and the certificate details are updated on the Seafarer Profile, then the seafarer profile can be submitted.

As per DGS Order 20 of 2020, the Successful Completion of E-Learning Modules through the DGS website is mandatory to get Digital Certificate for all DG-approved Courses.  

Find the detail guide to DG Shipping 3 Tier System Click here


As per DGS Order 11 of 2022, the exit exam has to be given only in the MTI.
In case the candidate fails in the exit exam, they can give the exit exam on the following working day at the MTI.

Kindly make the travel arrangements accordingly.

Dress Code : Collarless T.Shirts, Shorts, Sandals, Bathroom slippers are not permitted for Physical Classes

D. G. Shipping mandates a minimum batch strength of 25%. In the event that the number of participants in the course reduces due to withdrawals, causing the batch strength to fall below 25% of the batch capacity, the course would be postponed without any additional charges.

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