Successful applicants will have the opportunity to serve on-board world class LNG vessels (steam engines and DFDE) under the management of the Nigeria LNG Shipping Management Limited (NSML).
• To help provide sea-time/on-board training for seafarers & cadets on international registered vessels.
• To provide specialised training for working on LNG vessels – opportunity for achieving gas tanker endorsement.
• Steam engine certification on-board training for marine engineers.
• DFDE certification on-board training for marine engineers.
• To provide skilled manpower in the regional shipping industry.
Scheme Value Proposition:
The following are the scheme’s value propositions and benefits to seafarers:
1. Acquisition of mandatory and required sea-time on international flagged vessels.
2. Supervision by competent and qualified Senior Officers.
3. Global acceptance of certification and qualification.
4. Exposure to new technology aboard LNG vessels.
5. Option to make payment in Naira for Nigerian seafarers.
6. Enhancement of Nigerianisation scheme.