Course Number : 2705
Course Length : 240 hours

Minimum Class Size :   2
Maximum Class Size : 10

Price: $6,500.00

Please bring picture ID on first day of class


Any applicant who has successfully completed the QMED – Electrician/Refrigerating Engineer (MIDATL-801) course within 1 year of application will satisfy the professional examination requirements of 46 CFR 12.501(c)(5) for a national rating endorsement as QMED-Electrician/Refrigerating Engineer.

This course objectives are in compliance with the requirements of 46 CFR 12.501(c)(5). This training satisfies the requirements of Table 1 to 46 CFR 12.505(c) for Refrigerating Engineer / Electrician examination modules. The course includes a hands-on practical and a classroom lecture portion for theory and familiarization.

The assessments for this course are in accordance with Standards of Training Certification and Watchkeeping tables- A-III/1, for competence in knowledge of the following:

Table A-III/1 Specification of minimum standard of competence for officers in charge of an engineering watch in a manned engine-room or designated duty engineers in a periodically unmanned engine-room.

Function: Marine engineering at the operational level

Competence: Operate main and auxiliary machinery and associated control systems

Knowledge, understanding, and proficiency:

  • Other auxiliaries, including various pumps, air compressor, purifier, fresh water generator, heat exchanger, refrigeration, air-conditioning and ventilation systems.
  • Preparation, operation, fault detection and necessary measures to prevent damage for the other auxiliaries, including refrigeration, air-conditioning and ventilation systems

Function: Electrical, electronic and control engineering at the operational level

Competence: Operate electrical, electronic and control systems

Knowledge, understanding, and proficiency:

  • Basic configuration and operation principles of the following electrical, electronic and control equipment:
  1. electrical equipment:
    1. generator and distribution system
    2. preparing, starting, paralleling and changing over generators
    3. electrical motors including starting methodologies
    4. high-voltage installations
    5. sequential control circuits and associated system devices

  2. electronic equipment:
    1. characteristics of basic electronic circuit elements
    2. flowchart for automatic and control systems
    3. functions, characteristics and features of control systems for machinery items, including main propulsion plant operation control and steam boiler automatic controls


Upcoming Course Dates:

04/24/2017 - 06/02/2017

06/19/2017 - 07/28/2017

08/14/2017 - 09/22/2017

10/10/2017 - 11/17/2017


Class Start Times:

Day Classes: 8:00 a.m.

Night Classes: 4:00 p.m.


Check-in Time Starts at:

7:00 a.m. for Day Classes

3:00 p.m. for Night Classes

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Required Course Tools:

  1. No tools required for this course
  2. You may bring your lap top computer for this course. 


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