STCW 2010 Certification & Deckhand Training Courses

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Basic Safety
Training Course

For Superyacht Crews

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CMT: Crowd Management
Training Course

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For Oil and Gas Rig Crews

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STCW-R: Basic Safety
Training Refresher Course

For Oil and Gas Rig Crews

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DSS: Deckhand–Steward /
Stewardess Course

Proficiency in Security Awareness Module

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STCW-R: Basic Safety
Training Refresher Course

for Superyacht Crews

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The Right Institute For You & Your Crew

If you are searching for the right maritime academy that can get you or your crew through their course requirements and transform them into competent and capable crew members, then you have come to the right place. We are the only MCA accredited training facility in all of Asia and can guide you or your entire crew through the process to land your dream job working at sea.

Working on super yachts or oil rigs offers an impressive salary and lifestyle that suits people who want to take advantage of travelling the world and seeing all types of places while earning money at the same time. However, it is an industry that does have high demands for crew training in both safety of staff and passengers which is why programs like the STCW courses are so important to business owners and their insurance companies.

At Maritime Education Services we have state of the art facilities and the internationally recognized MCA certification provided on completion of all courses will help you land your dream job quickly. No matter which course you are interested in completing our staff will be there to assist you every step of the way and with all of our industry contacts there’s a good chance you can join a crew as soon as your course is complete.

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Being just a few kilometres from the main commercial shipping port in Phuket, Thailand is a big part of what makes Maritime Education Services one of the best STCW course locations in all of Asia. The port offers students access to super yachts and other large marine vessels from all over the world.

The academy is just 15 minutes from the Phuket International Airport making it easy to find for those traveling from abroad to complete their MCA Certification or STCW refresher courses.

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Train At One Of The Best Schools In The World

Get the qualifications you need for starting your dream job at one of the best facilities in the world. As the only academy in Asia that has been accredited by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency you can relax knowing that the instructions you receive will be of the highest standard and make it easier for you to walk straight into a job once the course is complete.

We offer a number of specialized programs, the most popular being STCW 2010 and STCW refresher courses which are designed to provide students with all of the knowledge, experience and certifications needed to be successful in the industry.

Not only is the academy in a great location along with an incredible team of instructors, we also include accommodation and meals in every course that’s offered here at Maritime Education Services. This makes it easy for booking your training in one single action without having to find nearby hotels and worry about travelling to and from the campus every day.

The student accommodation areas are 5 star quality as are complementary breakfast, lunch and dinner meals you will have prepared for you. After a big day of study you can also take a break and unwind in out resort style swimming pool.

One of the main reasons student’s visit us for their training is the costs and savings available. Completing your STCW or Deck Hand Training Courses in Thailand is much cheaper than you’ll find anywhere in Europe. This means you not only save on STCW certification cost totals, but you can visit one of the most beautiful locations on the planet while gaining invaluable experience and MCA certification at one of the best maritime schools in the world.

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No matter which MCA qualification you need to land your dream job in the off shore industry we have a variety of courses that can help you reach your goals quickly. Our world class instructors will provide you with everything you need to make that goal a reality.

The MCA courses that we offer include, STCW refresher courses for oil rig as well as super yacht crew members. There are also Deckhand certification programs and crowd management training course options available for you to complete. With the help of one of the best colleges in the world, you’ll have the training and certification needed to land your dream job in no time

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Get An MCA Certificate To Land Your Dream Job

Our qualified instructors are able to offer world class training in all types of MCA courses and will make sure you get the certification that you’re studying for. We created a detailed list of what each of the courses include so you know exactly what to expect when you arrive.

Whether you are wanting to complete your oil rig certification and land the job of your dreams or if you need to arrange crew training for your deckhands and stewardess team you will find the right course with the best price at Maritime Education Services.

Our past students look back on their days at the academy with fond memories of the support and level of detail that their courses provided. After completion they had the skills and confidence to walk straight into the jobs that always wanted. Find your course below and get started on the same life changing adventure in a brand new career.

MCA certified STCW 2010 refresher training courses

A recent change in legislation has introduced a policy that requires all oil rig and super yacht crew members to take part and successfully complete their STCW Refresher courses before the end of 2016. A key reason behind the change is to ensure that all sea going vessels are up to the same standards of safety.

You can visit our maritime training academy in Thailand for your advanced fire fighting refresher course and stay in 5 star accommodation while attending the course.

Just like our other maritime training options, the STCW Refresher courses are fully MCA accredited so you can apply for jobs on vessels anywhere in the world.

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Contact Us For All Your Education Needs

If you can hear the sound of the ocean calling your name, what are you waiting for? Get in touch with our friendly staff to book your maritime course today and get your certificate along with your skills honed to perfection. Our professional instructors will give you the knowledge and confidence to be super successful in your field and be able to choose where and when you want to work at sea.

We look forward to hearing from you and getting to see you in Phuket very soon! You’ll love the beautiful scenery and the great facilities available at the only MCA accredited maritime training academy in all of Asia.


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Phuket, 83110

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I can honestly say that Galileo provided me, at very short notice, with probably the best stewardess I have ever worked with!”

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Mrs. May Angeli Nazareno – Chef Training

I can honestly say that Galileo provided me, at very short notice, with probably the best stewardess I have ever worked with!”

"I really enjoyed training with the professional instructors and learn how to be part of a crew. I was very impressed with the training location, which is so luxurious, but full of warm and friendly atmosphere"




"I really enjoyed training with the professional instructors and learn how to be part of a crew. I was very impressed with the training location, which is so luxurious, but full of warm and friendly atmosphere"

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