AIMNET | All India Merchant Navy Entrance Test 2019

       Maritime Training

All India Merchant Navy Entrance Test (AIMNET) is a standardized test being administrated since 2013, to facilitate Maritime Training Institutes to screen candidates for admission to Maritime and allied programmers. AIMNET is Examination Board managed by Offshore Shipping Academy which is Approved by Ministry of Corporate Affairs Govt. of INDIA. AIMNET is the largest test of its kind in the nation, AIMNET will continue to be your passport to over 54 Board Schools across India.


Offshore Shipping Academy is unique comprehensive one stop Maritime Training Center situated in Agra (Uttar Pradesh) in India, founded on 29 April 2013. We introduce ourselves as a Premier Crew Management Organization in India. Offshore Shipping Academy is Registered By Ministry of Corporate Affairs Govt. of INDIA (Reg.NoU80904UP2013PTC056599). An ISO 9001:2008 (Cert. No. QMS/0339/0713) and is committed to provide worldwide marine community with quality marine training and services.


We are having Accommodation of 40 Students in on roof, We are all about Ships !!! Even our facility is built to function like a ship. The main building hosts offices, Mess room as well as galley on the first floor. The ground floor is the trainee's floor that hosts trainee's dormitories, Seamanship workshop, water tanks, power generator and laundry rooms etc. After the successful completion of training the students are placed to the shipping companies and we have a very good placement record. So far we have placed above 200 students who are on board on Foreign Going Vessels.

We develop Maritime Skills in 10th and 12th Pass Students.


Pre Sea Training (GP Rating/Deck Rating) 4 months

On successful completion of this Pre Sea Training, the candidates will be able to join as a RATING in Indian & Foreign shipping companies as a Deck Crew or Engine Crew. The Rating candidates will be able to work in all seamanship activities on-board at deck side and other work at Engine side. With further Sea-service, they will be promoted as ORDINARY SEAMAN, ABLEBODY SEAMAN, BOSUN.


They can also be promoted to officer Leve l with certain service and qualification requirements. After completing this Pre-Sea Training, candidates are eligible to obtain Continuous Discharge Certificate (LIBERIAN Seaman Book). There are wide job opportunities for our Indian Seamen all over the world.


Duration of Pre Sea Training (Called Academic Training) is 4 Months. Pre Sea Training aimed to provide the students with basic entry-level knowledge in the maritime field as well as to prepare the students to serve as a Seaman on board a merchant ship.


This shall include the teaching of the following subjects:

  1.    English Language & Standard Marine Communication Phrases.
  2.    General Ship Knowledge and Safety.
  3.    Monitor Compliance with Legislative Requirements.
  4.    Plan and Conduct a Passage and Determine Position.
  5.    Electronic Aids to Navigation.
  6.    Safe Working Practices aboard merchant ships.
  7.    Seamanship.
  8.    Watch-keeping and Collision Regulations.


This course will also include the five modular courses as required by STCW 2010 namely:-


  1.    Personal Survival Techniques.
  2.    Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting.
  3.    Elementary First Aid.
  4.    Personal Safety and Social Responsibility.
  5.    Certificate of Proficiency in Security Training for Seafarers with Designated Security Duties.


Upon successful completion of this phase, students will be given 5 Basic STCW Certificates, INDOS and Only Liberian Seaman Book after one month of completion of his training, by this he can work as a Crew across the world at any vessel.


Note:- If you required any extra documents you have to pay extra charges terms & conditions apply.