VIET NAM

 

AUTHORITY RESPONSIBLE FOR MARITIME EDUCATION AND TRAINING

 

MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT 

80 Tran Hung Dao Street, Ha Noi, Viet Nam

Tel: (844) 822 1980

Facsimile: (844) 942 3291

 

AUTHORITY RESPONSIBLE FOR ISSUE OF CERTIFICATES

 

VIET NAM MARITIME BUREAU (Government)

484 Langh Ha Street, Ha Noi, Viet Nam

Telephone : (844) 856 1372

Facsimile    :   (844) 856 729               

 

MARITIME INSTITUTION

 

MARITIME SECONDARY SCHOOL NO. II (VIMASES II)/ (Government)

131 Nguyen Khoaie Street, District 4, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam

Telephone : (844) 856 1372

Facsimile    :   (844) 856 729               

 

Department and Number of students

-         Maritime Navigation

-         Marine Engineering

-         Marine Economic

-         Sea Transport Economy

-         Total: 6520

 

A.  INSTRUCTOR

 

NO

NUMBER

QUALIFICATION

REMARK

1.

48

Bachelor and Master degree Master, Chief Engineer

Navigation and Engineering

2.

06

College degree

Navigation and Engineering

3.

06

Secondary degree

Navigation and Engineering

 

B.  ACADEMIC STAFF

 

NO

NUMBER

QUALIFICATION

REMARK

1.

20

Bachelor degree

Navigation,

2.

0

College degree

Engineering and

3.

10

Secondary degree

other economies

4.

22

Technical degree

 

 

C.  TRAINING AND FACILITIES EQUIPMENT

 

P      CBT / computer laboratoy             

P      Engine room simulator                    

P      Language laboratory                                                                                  

P      Navigational electronic laboratory / simulator                                              

P      Engine workshop                                                                                       

P      Fire fighting laboratory                   

P      Sea survival laboratory                   

P      Medical first aid / care laboratory                                                               

P      Diesel engine                                                                                                         

P      Turbine engine                                                                                           

P      Boat and launcing platform             

P      Welding and cutting                                                                                   

P      Training vessel                                                                                           

P      Medical aid                                                                                                           

 

D.  COURSES AND COMPREHENSIVENESS OF THE CURRICULUM  

 

      i.          Courses for Certificates of Competence

 

Course

Duration

Graduated per annum

IMO model Course Applied or other

Maser

70 days

40

IMO model

course Applied

Chief Mate

70 days

30

OOW * for deck

20 days

70

Chief Engine

70 days

65

OOW for engine

20 days

65

Rating for deck

488 days

400

Rating for engine

550 days

350

 

* OOW = Officer of watchkeeping

* Master, Chief Mate, OOW for deck for ship under 500GT and Chief Engineer, OOW for Engine under 750KW

 

      ii.         Safety

 

Courses

Duration (d) *

Graduates per year

IMO model course applied or other

Seafarers familiarization

98 days

750

IMO Applied model course

Basic Safety Training

24 days

950

Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue boat

12 days

950

Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boat

15 days

95

GOC for GMDSS

Nil

 

ROC for GMDSS

Nil

 

Advanced Fire Fighting

Nil

 

Proficiency in Medical First Aid

10 days

950

Medical Care onboard

15 days

212

Radar and ARPA

Nil

 

Other

   

*d = days

 

      iii.  Special Safety Training

 

P      Basic Safety                                                                                                          

P      Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats                                           

P      Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boat                                                                 

P      Medical first Aid                                                                                        

P      Medical care                                                                                                         

P       Crowd management system                                                                      

P      Crisis management and human behaviour training                                        

P      Passenger safety training                                                                            

P      Passenger safety, cargo safety and hull integrity training                               

P      Bridge team work training              

P      Others                                                                                                                   

 

iv.  Entry Requirements

            Age: over 18    Fitness: Good Health    Native Language: Vietnames     English: Yes

 

      v.   Course Delivery

 

Methods

Deck Rating

OOW for Deck

Chief Mate

Master

Engine room rating

OOW for Engine

2nd

Engineer

Chief Engineer

Lectures

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Tutorial

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Workshops or labs

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Simulators

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

CAL *

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

OTIS **

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

* CAL  = Computer Assisted Learning

* OTIS = Onboard Training In Service

 

vi.    Compatibility of Syllabus of the Knowledge, Understanding and Competency to

      the STCW 78 / 95

 

P      Deck Watchkeeper / Chief Mate / Master

 

Functional compliance
with STCW requirements

Deck Watchkeeper

Chief mater / Master

Navigation’s

V

V

Cargo handling and stowage

V

V

Controlling the operation of the ship and care for persons

V

V

 

PEngineer Watchkeeper / 2nd Engineer / Chief Engineer

 

Functional compliance
with STCW requirements

Engineer watchkeeper

2nd / chief engineer

Marine Engineering

V

V

Electrical. Electronic & control engineering

V

V

Maintenance & repair

V

V

Controlling the operation of the ship and care for persons

V

V

 

P      Compliance with STCW Requirements for Special Courses and Mandatory Short Courses

 

§         Basic Safety Training

§         Elementary First Aid

§         Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue boat 

§         Fast Rescue Boats

§         Proficiency in medical first aid

 

P      Compliance with STCW Requirement for the GMDSS Radio Operators

-         Radio communication at operational level

 

P                  Compliance with STCW Requirements for the Rating Forming Part of Navigational / Engine Room Watch

-     Navigation / Marine Engineering

 

P      Assessment criteria and procedures

                        -     National standard approved by the education authority                                        

-         National standard approved by the maritime safety administration                        

-         Examination conducted by the maritime institution and approved by the authority

-         Examination conducted by the authority or an organization recognized by the authority

 

P      Method Paper 

-         Paper Test

-         Practical Assessment

-         Assignment

-         Aural& Oral Test

-         Simulator

 

P      Frequency of Paper Test

                        -           Each Semster

 

P      Provision for courses evaluation

-     Evaluation criteria available

                        -     Frequency: Every session

 

P      Examination System on board training arrangement

-     Authority Maritime Safety administration / Special approved by authority

            -     Programs are approve by the authority

-         Training conducted by the institutions and shipping companies

-         Training record books (TRB) have to be approved by the institutions

-         Type of TRB : National TRB, or IMO TRB

-          The monitoring is conducted by the authority

 

E.   COURSES TYPE AND VARIETY

 

i.                    Levels of Maritime Institutions: Medium and Technical

ii.                  Types of Courses Offered:

-         Short Course

-         Course for diploma at a middle level of the education and training

 

F.   QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE OF TRAINER / INSTRUCTORS AND EXAMINERS

 

      i.          Academic Background ( percentage of the whole academic staff )

 

P      Master degree: less than 20%

P      Bachelor degree: over 70%

P      Higher national diploma: less than 30%

 

      ii.         Maritime Qualification

 

P      Levels of certificates of competence

-     Master: over 30 %                   

                  -     Chief mate: over 30 %             

                  -     Chief Engineer: over 30 %       

                  -     Second Engineer: over 30 %    

 

G.  QUALITY STANDARD SYSTEM

     

      i.    Certificate Issuing Procedure: National Standards System

 

      ii.   Conduct of Eternal Evaluation for Quality Standards System

 

P            Conducted by Maritime authority or approved agency every five years.

 

      iii.  Issue of Certificates (unlimited certificate only)

 

Issue of certificates

Master

Chief Mate

Deck OOW

Chief Engineer

Engineer OOW

Ratings for deck

Ratings for Engine

Type of certificate

<500GT

<500GT

<500GT

<750KW

<750KW

Unlimited

unlimited

Minimum age

> 28

> 26

> 24

> 26

> 24

20

20

Medical requirements

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Completion of approved education and training

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Issue of a diploma on the middle level of education

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Issue of a degree

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Passing of national examinations

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Passing of the examination recognized by the authority

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Passing of oral examinations

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Minimum sea service

60 months

48 months

36 months

5
months

3
months

3
months

3
months

Completion of training record book

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Completion of mandatory short courses

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Note :   1)   OOW = Officer of Watchkeeping

 

 

 

      iv.  Issue of Special Certificates or Endorsements

 

Training course

Issue certificate or endorsements

Approved training

Authority training

Recognized examinations

Oral examinations

Familiarization and Basic Safety

X

X

X

X

X

Proficiency in Survival craft and rescue boats

X

X

X

X

X

Proficiency in medical first aid

X

X

X

X

X

Medical care on board

X

X

X

X

X

 

H.  LIST OF THE APPROVED MARITME INSTITUTIONS

 

Name

Address

Diploma Course

Short Course

VIMARU

Haiphong, Vietnam

YES

YES

VIMASES No. I

Haiphong, Vietnam

YES

YES

VIMASES No. II

Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

YES

YES

 

I.    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

EDUCATIONAL AND TRAINING PROGRAMME FOR DECK RATING

 

                                              Duration: (15 months x 30)/7  =  64 weeks

A.     ACTIVITIES :

1.        Opening ceremony and internal regulation                                                                         01 weeks

2.        Vacation (Summer 4 weeks + Tet holiday 4 weeks)                                                            06 weeks

3.        Labour                                                                                                                               01 weeks

4.        Stocking                                                                                                                             01 weeks

B.     SCHEDULE OF LEARNING TIME

1.        Politics, military, profession                                                                                               40 weeks

2.        Practice and ship board                                                                                                       14 weeks

3.        Review for examination and closing ceremony                                                                    01 weeks

Total :                     64 weeks

 

 

 

C.     SCHEDULE OF PERIOD OF SUBJECTS:

 

NO.

SUBJECTS

PERIODS

1

Politics

60

2

Professional sport

60

3

Minitary

84

4

Informatics

60

5

Basic Law

35

6

Labour Safety

30

7

Maritime Transport Economy

20

8

Function and responsibility of crew member

40

9

Boatswain’s technique

95

10

Maritime Law

30

11

Ship’s structure

80

12

Theoretical basic of ship’s steering

90

13

Carriage of carge

40

14

English

480

15

Communication

20

 
Total

1,140 and 84 p for Military

 

Programme of learning to issue individual certificate:

16.         Professional sport: Test for providing certificate

Subjects after issuing of basic safety training certificate.

17.         Fire – Fighting

18.         Life – Rescuing

19.         First – aid

20.         Life safety and social responsibilities.

 

EDUCATIONAL AND TRAINING PROGRAMME FOR NAVIGATION

A.       DURATION 30 months

B.       DISTRIBUTION OF TIME OF TEACHING SUBJECTS

 

NO.

SUBJECTS

PERIODS

 
A.  Basic subjects
 

1

Mathematics

120

2

Physics

60

3

Mechanics

60

4

Education of national defend

84

5

Politics

60

6

English

320

7

Resistance of material

60

8

Physical exercises

60

9

Informatics

60

10

Basic Laws

35

11

Mechanical technical drawing

45

12

Radio principles

30

13

Ship’s electricity

30

14

Ship’s theory

95

 
B.  Professional subjects
 

15

Ship’s diesel

30

16

Ship’s Repair

30

17

Magnetic compass

30

18

Economic Trading

60

19

Maritime Safety

65

20

Function and responsibility of crew member and watch keeping

60

21

Electro navigational equipment

150

22

Navigational geography

140

23

OCEAN meteorology

60

24

Manouvring

75

25

Marine law and insurance

120

26

Cargo handling and stowage

75

27

Seamanship training

70

28

Geography of water way transport

20

29

Communication at sea

30

30

Emergency procedures

30

 
Total

2080 + 84 (education of national defend)

 

EDUCATIONAL AND TRAINING PROGRAMME FOR ENGINE RATING

A.       DURATION 15 MONTHS

B.       SUBJECTS AND PERIODS

 

NO.

SUBJECTS

PERIODS

1

Politics

60

2

Military + professional sport

60

3

Informatics

60

4

Law

35

5

Practical mechanism

30

6

Material and metalic treatment

45

7

Fitting tolerance and technical

measurement

30

8

Ship’s structure

90

9

Labour safety

30

10

Watch keeping and responsibility of
crew member

40

11

English

480

12

Mechanical technical drawing

75

13

Boilers and turbines

95

14

Ship’s electricity

90

15

Ships auxiliary engines

100

16

Diesel engines

120

 
Total

1320

 

Remarks : The subject outlines of these subjects are the same with deck ratings:

1 – Politics

2 – Military + Professional sport

3 – Informatic

4 – Law

 

C.       TRAINING AND ISSUE OF CERTIFICATE

    -  Professional sport: test issue certificate for swimming as the provision of ship’s gresear

    -   Training of basic safety

1 – Life saving and rescue (regulation VI/1-1 95)

2 – Fire fighting (regulation VI/1-2)

3 – First aid (regulation VI/1-3)

4 – Life safety and social responsibilities (regulation VI/1-4)

 

 

EDUCATIONAL AND TRAINING PROGRAMME OF IMMEDIATE DEGREE OF SHIP’S ENGINE OPERATION

 

(Trained under the regulation III/1, III/2, III/3 – STCW 78/95 and the stipulation of Ministry of Transport)

 

A.     LABOUR CONDITION, HEALTH, VIRTUE AND OBJECT OF SELECTION LIKE INTERMEDIATE DEGREE OF NAVIGATION

 

B.     PURPOSE OF TRAINING

 

1.    Students after leaving school will be sastified the stipulating requirements about able standard for engineer officer in watch according to the rule III/1 STCW convention 78/95 and the stipulation of training and issuing professional certificate and taking responsibility the rank on board Vietnamese ships from Minister of Transportation Ministry with the ranks of engineer officers of the ships under 750 KW.

 

2.    After garduating and working as cadets on ship’s board can have exam and be granted certificate.

 

-      Engineer officer in watch of the ship with class III.

-      Chief engineer and second engineer of the ship with class III and IV (under 750 KW).

 

C.     DURATION : 30 months

D.     DISTRIBUTION OF TIME :

I.         OTHER ACTIVITIES :                                                                           27 weeks

1.        Opening achool year, finishing school year                                                    01 weeks

2.         Summer vacation + Tet holiday (8.5 weeks x 2.5 years)                              21 weeks

3.        labour                                                                                                           2.5 weeks

4.        preperation                                                                                                   2.5 weeks

 

II.      TIME OF LEARNING:                                                                        102 weeks

1.        Theoretical learning                                                                                      71 weeks

2.        Polities + military + profession                                                                     04 weeks

3.        Practice of repairing machinery – electricity                                                 14 weeks

4.        Practice of operation of ship’s engine                                                           14 weeks

5.        Revision exam of terms                                                                                06 weeks

6.        Review + Final examination                                                                          03 weeks

 

E.      SUBJECTS AND PERIODS

 

NO.

SUBJECTS

PERIODS

A.

Basic subjects

(Study and form of evaluation like

navigational secondary school level)

120

1

Mathematics

60

2

Physics

60

3

Theoretical mechanics

60

4

Education of national defend

84

5

Politics

60

6

Resistance of material

60

7

Informatics

60

8

Laws

35

9

Gymnastic

60

B.

Professional subjects

 

1

Ship’s diesel engine

120

2

Ship’s electric

60

3

English (4 terms)

320

4

Technical drawing

90

5

Material and metal technology

60

6

Fitting TOLERANCE and technical
measurement

45

7

Principles of engine detail

60

8

Technical heating

60

9

Ship’s theory

45

10

Basic of electrical technique

60

11

Ship’s auxiliary machinery

90

12

Marive Refrigeration machinery

45

13

Watch keeping, fuctions and responsibility of crew members

45

14

Ship’s boiler and turbine

75

15

Automatic basic and system of adjust auto

60

16

Ship’s machinery law

30

17

Labour safety

30

18

Technology of engine repair

90

19

System of power and operation of ship’s engine

90

20

Fuel, lubricant, water

30

21

Maritime Transport Economy

30

 
Total

2050 + 84 periods for Education of national defend