Faq Shipping

Functional requirements

The GMDSS regulations (chapter IV of the International SOLAS Convention), require that every GMDSS equipped ship shall be capable of;

* Transmitting ship-to-shore Distress Alerts by at least two separate and independent means, each using a different radio communication service.
* Receiving shore-to-ship Distress Alerts; transmitting and receiving ship-to-ship Distress Alerts.
* Transmitting and receiving search and rescue co-ordinating communications.\
* Transmitting and receiving on-scene communications.
* Transmitting and receiving locating signals.
* Receiving maritime safety information.
* Transmitting and receiving general radiocommunications relating to the management and operation of the vessel.
* Transmitting and receiving bridge-to-bridge communications.



On successful completion of this Pre – Sea training, the candidates will be able to join as a RATING in Indian & Foreign shipping companies as a Deck Crew or Engine Crew. The G.P.Rating candidate will be able to work in all seamanship activities on-board at deck side and other work at Engine side. With further Sea-service, they will be promoted as DECK SERANG, BOSUN, Able-Bodied Seamen / Engine Fitter etc., They can also be promoted to officer Level with certain service and qualification requirements.

After completing this Pre-Sea Training, exams will be conducted by Board of examination for sea farers (BES) & successful candidates are eligible to obtain Continuous Discharge Certificate (INDIAN CDC) from the Directorate General of Shipping, Government of India.



* Advanced Fire Fighting
* Seamen`s Package
* Proficiency in Elementary First Aid
* Fire Fighting & Fire Prevention
* Personal Survival Techniques
* Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities
* Passenger Ship Familiarization
* Proficiency in Medical First Aid Medicare
* Specialized Training Programme on Liquefied Gas Tanker Operation
* Specialized Training Programme on Oil Tanker Operation
* Oil Tanker Familiarization
* Chemical Tanker Familiarization
* Gas Tanker Familiarization
* ISM & STCW Familiarization
* Ship Security Officers
* Bridge Resource Management
* Training for Trainers and Assessors
* Training for Instructors (General)
* Training for Instructors (Marine Engineering)

Marine Hydraulics (Advanced)


* General Shipping Management
* General Shipping Course (Staff)
* Finance Management in Shipping
* Management Development Programme
* Containerized Shipping Management
* Practical Aspects of Chartering
* Cost Control in Shipping Management
* Risk Management & Marine Insurance
* Tanker Chartering & Operatio

  • It was a great experience of being an Engine cadet with the guidance and assistance of Seven Seas Shipping Services as they are having good expertise in Engine room watch keeping to ensure the successful running and maintenance of the ship�s Engine Room and its equipment - Deedar SIngh

  • According to me it was the best decision of my life when I chose Seven Seas Shipping Services Consultancy as my Manning consultant. It was a very smooth experience as all the staff members are very kind and cooperative. They provide a lot of personal attention during the Deck and Engine preparation. This is the best place where student can get more detailed information regarding their Recruitment and Admission. -Guneet Pal

  • Excellent. It was a great experience to get the Deck Cadet Job through Seven Seas shipping Services. It was the best experience in my life. The staff members are very friendly and cooperative. - Mandeep SIngh

  • Excellent. It was a great experience to get the Deck Cadet Job through Seven Seas shipping Services. It was the best experience in my life. The staff members are very friendly and cooperative. - Didar Chand