2711 | Designated Duty Engineer (DDE) – Unlimited Horsepower


Course Number: 2711
Course Length: 160 hours
Minimum Class Size: 2
Maximum Class Size: 12
Price: $4,000.00

Please bring picture ID on first day of class

Any applicant who successfully completes the Designated Duty Engineer (DDE) Unlimited Horsepower (MIDATL-157) course within 1 year of application will receive 45 days of sea service credit that can be applied towards the service requirements of 46 CFR.11.524(b)(1) for a credential as Designated Duty Engineer of Motor Propelled Vessels of Unlimited Horsepower.

The first training module familiarizes individuals with qualifying sea service with the workboat and towing vessel and vessels less than 500 Gross Registered Tons engineroom environment and the ability to safely monitor such spaces while conducting machinery space rounds. This course is in compliance with Table 1 to §11.950 —Codes for Engineer Officer Endorsements for DDE Unlimited. The course includes a hands-on practical and a classroom lecture portion for theory and familiarization. The course outline is based upon 46 CFR §11.950   Examination subjects categories for engineer officer endorsements:

  • General Subjects
  • Refrigeration and air conditioning
  • Electricity, electronics and control systems
  • Steam Generators
  • Steam engines
  • Motor propulsion
  • Safety
  • Emergency equipment and lifesaving appliances

Upcoming Course Dates:

Call 757-464-6008 for Class Availability

Class Starts at:   8:00 a.m.

Check-in Time Starts at:   7:00 a.m.

Required Course Tools:
No tools required for this course
You may bring your own lap top computer for this course.