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Scheduled: 27 February 2024, 12 weeks
On-Demand: Start Now!

Scheduled: 27 February 2024, 12 weeks
On-Demand: Start Now!

Develop your knowledge and understanding of marine systems

This tutored hands-on professional development programme explores the key aspects of conducting surveys on machinery, electrical, ballast and emergency systems.


If you have questions about this course, get in touch with our Education Consultants by email or on +44 (0) 20 8052 2710.

Certificate in Machinery Electrical and Emergency Systems Survey Techniques Online Course

Core Modules

  • Module 1 – Survey of Machinery
  • Module 2 – Survey of Electrical Systems
  • Module 3 – Survey of Emergency Equipment
  • Module 4 – Survey of Marine Engineering Systems
  • Module 5 – Survey of Navigation Systems
  • Module 6 – MLC - Overview

What You'll Learn:

  • How to effectively survey marine engineering systems and individual components in detail, including common faults, wear, damage, and acceptable limits and actions.
  • Assessing preparedness of shipboard emergency systems 
  • Managing interactions and expectations with the owners and repair teams/ facilities, and finding acceptable, safe and workable solutions
  • How to determine the urgency of required repairs based on survey outcome, risk to the vessel and crew, and intended voyages, including recommended restrictions and temporary requirements

How You'll Learn

Every course is broken down into manageable modules, designed to accelerate your learning process through diverse learning activities:

  • Work through your instructional material online
  • Interact with your peers and learning facilitators through the online forum to discuss subject related issues and to network with your fellow learners
  • Investigate relevant, real-world case studies
  • Apply what you learn each week to ongoing project submissions

Your Digital Badge!

You can now have a digital version of your Lloyd’s Maritime Academy Certification!

Powered by Credly, your Lloyd’s Maritime Academy Digital Badge is an online version of your credentials that contains a description of your Award, Demonstrated Skills and what it took to obtain your Certificate qualification.

Also, your Digital Badge allows you to get labor market insights data including job openings, salary ranges and selected top employers, and you can display the badge in your email signature, electronic copies of your resume and on social media sites like LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter!