A seafarer successfuly completing our DDE program would be eligble to recieve 45 days of sea service credit that can be applied toward service requirements of 46 CFR 11.524(b)(1).
A DDE means a qualified engineer, who may be the sole engineer on vessels with a periodically unattended engine room. A designated duty engineer DDE is defined by STCW as the engineer in charge of a watch in a periodically unmanned engine room. The unlimited horsepower DDE credential is valid on any waters.
Successful completion of the course within 1 year of application will satisfy the following:
This course does not satisfy any STCW Competency or Training. Application of this course for endorsement may be used for only one transaction.
Upon registration, courses are conveniently accessible online for candidates to participate at their own pace and on their own schedule.