(follow up to merchant marine)
Demands: diploma GZV.
To become officer, chief officer or Captain all ships, an endorsement on the GZV is necessary. There is the possibility to take a course at the NTTA in Groningen
They offer a course especially designed for our GZV students in order to obtain a CoC for the merchant navy. A choice can be made between officer Small ships (CoC < 3000 GT) or the complete course officer all ships.
The education connects to the level of the GZV.
The NTTA also offers all necessary safety trainings according the STCW. An individual intake will determine which trainings are required.
More info please check the NTTA website
Update august 2018: the NTTA does not take in students anymore. If there is more news we will share it through this page.