SCOPE OF “SHIP WRIGHT CERTIFICATE COURSE”
The major problem presently faced by the shipbuilding industry in India is the “Delayed Delivery” of the Ship with “Low Quality” compared to leading shipbuilding nations. Both the problems are directly linked with availability of trained manpower. This has been empathized in the report prepared in 2013 by Dept. of Scientific & Industrial Research, Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India. The most vital part is the creation of Multi Skilled Professionals in various aspects of Ship Production and Repair.
Presently there is no specific institution in our country which conducts government approved courses to meet the huge demand of the shipbuilding industry. Thereby the industries select people from other disciplines and employ them without proper professional training. This leads to delay in completion of the job and also dilution of quality.
This course is Practical oriented with specialization in Ship Production & Repairs. The college has tie up with Shipyards inside and outside the state for the on the job training for the students. As the Industrial sector has drastically risen in pace, the need for more technically trained professionals has increased exponentially. Industry needs skilled technicians to carry out jobs efficiently and flawlessly for their companies.
They will start the career in junior Technician level in Shipyards.
The advantage is that the students are more professionalized with practical training while being attached to the specified shipyards. The students get more opportunity to understand yard practices, thereby gaining more confidence to work independently in the shipyards. Therefore this course will be preferred by the industry.
The course curriculum covers industry requirement for employment in Shipyards and Marine related industries such as Oil & Gas, Offshore, Ports & Harbours, and equipment manufacturers & service etc. in India and abroad.