On successful completion of this course the trainees get exemption of CLASS IV part A exam & can join as a FIFTH ENGINEER on board a ship. (Indian / foreign Shipping companies).
The candidates with further sea service and successful completion of competency certificates with short refresher Courses, qualify to work as CHIEF ENGINEER OFFICER and can earn monthly salary of around Rs.2,00,000/-. On foreign Flagships, the salaries are much higher than on Indian ships.
After successful completion of this course, the course certificate will be issued by the academy approved by Directorate general shipping (DGS) govt.of Indian .In addition to that candidate will obtain continuous discharge certificate (Indian CDC) from the DGS govt. Indian, as per CDC rule.