Friday, October 16, 2009
NUSI Maritime Academy, Goa
Courses at NUSI Maritime Academy, Goa
At present, NUSI Maritime Academy, Goa conducts the following courses as per Directorate General Shipping guidelines:
A)Pre sea training courses for Ratings (General Purpose)
B) Pre sea training course for Ratings (Certificate Course in Maritime Catering)
In addition to this, the following STCW courses are also conducted: -
1) FPFF (Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting)
2) PST (Personal Survival Techniques)
3) PSSR (Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities)
4) EFA (Elementary First Aid)
5) PSF (Passenger Ship Familiarization)
Facilities Offered at NUSI Maritime Academy, GoaThe Training facilities include:
4.MOCK UP FOR FIRE FIGHTING
8.HOUSE KEEPING LAB
The davits house the boats. The boats are lowered and hoisted up by means of an electrically operated winch. The trainees are trained in lowering and hoisting the boat, boat handling, rowing and sailing.
This shed has necessarily been located on the water front. The boat-shed is utilised to train students to haul the boats up on the ramp. Training in maintenance and repairs and other related work is carried out by the trainees in the boat-shed.
The mezzanine floor is used to store equipment and aids to facilitate such training.
The boat-shed has a floor area of 255.60 sq. mts. with additional 127.80 sq. mts. on the mezzanine floor.
NUSI Maritime Academy, Goa has a 25 metre swimming pool with filteration plant, six lanes.
The swimming pool is also used for practical training in personal survival techniques and proficiency in survival craft.
Each trainee passing out of the Academy achieves a minimum standard of proficiency in swimming at least two lengths of a standard swimming pool. Certificates are not issued until the trainee passes the swimming test.
MOCK UP FOR FIRE FIGHTING
There are mock-ups for imparting practical training in fire-fighting.
These mock-ups are a per IMO specification and approved by the Director General of shipping.
A Computer aided state of art steering simulator is installed in the scholastic block, which is used for practical training in steering a ship in and out of harbours under coning orders.
An In-house team conducts computer training for the trainees. All trainees passing out of the Academy are computer literate.
A separate training galley of 182 sq. metres area has been constructed to conduct practical training in cookery. This galley will have four separate work tables where practical training can be simultaneously provided to 40 trainees at a time.
The Academy has a spacious library for reading and internet purposes.
The library of the Academy has maritime technical literature as also books on social, labour and political subjects for study and reference purposes.
The library is quite spacious with large issue area with a counter. Sufficient toilets have been provided for the library users.The total floor area is 494 sq. mts.
NUSI Maritime Academy, Goa has sufficient open ground for sports activities for the trainees. Regular sports and games such as football, volleyball and cricket are carried on.
Fire Fighting Mockup
Sports at NUSI
NUSI MARITIME ACADEMY
(AN ISO 9001 : 2000 CERTIFIED ACADEMY)
NUSIWADO, SUCALDEM, CHINCHINIM,
SALCETE, GOA 403715
PHONE: (0832) 2773859 / 2774681 / 2773861
FAX: (0832) 2773665