At the end of your Officer Cadet training programme, you will qualify with an Electro-Technical Officer (ETO) Certificate of Competency.
Currently there is no internationally recognised Senior ETO Certificate. UK maritime organisations are in the process of defining one which is expected to be available within the next few years.
Many seafarers consider following a career ashore later in their maritime working life. Many opportunities are available to enable seafarers to utilise their skills and experience gained at sea in employment ashore. Some of those opportunities for Deck Officers are listed below:
Updated: August 2017.