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Bandari Maritime Academy Technical Training Institute Course List, Fees, Requirements, How to Apply

Jul 15, 2024

Bandari Maritime Academy Technical Training Institute Course List, Fees, Requirements, How to Apply

BANDARI MARITIME ACADEMY

Who we are

The Government through Legal Notice No. 233 of 28th November 2018 transformed Bandari College into Bandari Maritime Academy as a Regional Maritime Centre of Excellence for skills development for the Blue Economy. Through the Academy, the Government aims at bridging the huge shortage of qualified Seafarers in Kenya and the region to meet the needs of the emerging Blue Economy sector.

The Blue Economy sector is the next frontier for the economic development of our country.

Bandari Maritime Academy will provide advanced education and training to appropriately- qualified candidates, leading to the award of diplomas and certificates and other such qualifications.

The Academy is located in Mombasa adjacent to the Mtongwe Ferry channel along Bishop Makarios close.

  • Our Core Values
·       The Rule of Law

·       Patriotism

·       Good Governance

·       Human Dignity

·       Professionalism

·       Non-Discrimination and Protection of the Marginalized

·       Integrity, Transparency and Accountability

·       Sustainable Development

  • Core mandate

The Academy’s mandate is to develop academic and vocational skills and provide competent Maritime Human Resource needed for sustainable growth of the Blue Economy. The Academy is also empowered to implement Government policies on maritime education and training; ensure the highest International Maritime Standards in maritime in Human Resource Development; recommend and advice the Government on the development of relevant legislation to facilitate successful implementation of maritime education and training among others.

Core Training Programmes

  1. School of Nautical Science
Course Duration Minimum Requirements Examining Body Fee Per Module (Kshs)
Diploma in Nautical

Science

3 years

(Modular)

KCSE Grade C-

(Minus)

KNEC 140,000.00
Craft Certificate in

Nautical Science

2 years

(Modular)

KCSE Grade D

(Plain)

KNEC 125,000.00

 

  1. School of Marine Engineering
Course Duration Minimum

Requirements

Examining

Body

Fee Per Module

(Kshs)

Diploma in Marine

engineering

3 years

(Modular)

KCSE Grade C-

(Minus)

KNEC 140,000.00
Craft Certificate Marine

Engineering

2 years

(Modular)

KCSE Grade D

(Plain)

KNEC 125,000.00

 

  1. School of Maritime Transport Operations
Course Duration Minimum Requirements Examining

Body

Fee Per Module

(Kshs)

Diploma in Maritime Transport

Logistics

3 years (Modular) KCSE Grade C- (Minus) or Craft Certificate in Maritime

Transport Logistics

KNEC 120,000.00
Craft Certificate in Marine Transport

Logistics

2 years (Modular) KCSE Grade D(Plain) or equivalent qualifications KNEC 95,000.00
Foundation

Diploma in Shipping

6 Months KCSE Grade C- (Minus) or equivalent qualifications ICS 45,000.00

 

  1. School of Port Operations Equipment Courses

 

Course Duration Minimum Requirements Examining Body Fee Per Module

(Kshs)

Forklift & Empty

Container handler

30 Days Valid Driving License with

BCE endorsement

NTSA 54,000.00
Terminal Tractor

Driving Course

50 Days Valid Driving License with

Fork-lift endorsement

NTSA 75,000.00

 

  1. School of STCW & Ancillary Training

 

Course Duration Minimum Requirements Examining Body Fee Per Module

(Kshs)

STCW Basic Safety

(Mandatory)

10 Days KCPE, Serving Seafarers KMA 35,000.00
STCW Revalidation 5 Days Serving Seafarers {STCW Ch. VI,

Sec. A, Table A-VI/1-1 1-2,1- 3,1-4, AV1/5&V16

KMA 20,000.00
Coxswain Level III 20 Days Anyone interested in learning

basic & safe operations of a boat

KMA 60,000.00
Survival Craft and Rescue Boat Course 5 Days Serving Seafarers {STCW Ch. VI, Sec. A, Table A-VI/1-1 1-2,1-

3,1-4, AV1/5&V16

KMA 25,000.00
Elementary First Aid 2 Days Open KMA 9,500.00
Personal Survival

Techniques

2 Days Serving Seafarers KMA 10,000.00
Fire Prevention &

Fire Fighting

2 Days Serving Seafarers KMA 9,500.00
Personal Safety &

Social Responsibility

1 Day Serving Seafarers KMA 9,500.00
Security Awareness

Course

1 Day Serving Seafarers KMA 3,500.00

 

  1. General Engineering Courses

 

Course Duration Minimum Requirements Examining Body Fee Per Module

(Kshs)

Craft Certificate in

Electrical Engineering

2 years

(Modular)

KCSE Grade D

(Plain)

KNEC 125,000.00
Craft Certificate in

Mechanical Engineering

2 years

(Modular)

KCSE Grade D

(Plain)

KNEC 125,000.00
Electrical Installation

(Wireman) Class III

9 Months KCSE/KCPE NITA 75,000.00
Welding & Metal Fabrication (Arc Welding)

Class III

9 Months KCSE/KCPE NITA 75,000.00
Refrigeration & Air

Conditioning Class III

9 Months KCSE/KCPE NITA 75,000.00
Solar Technology Class III 9 Months KCSE/KCPE NITA 75,000.00
Plumbing Class III 9 Months KCSE/KCPE NITA 75,000.00

 

  1. Other Auxiliary Services Offered:
    • Conferencing facilities available at a cost.
    • Executive Accommodation available at a cost
    • Hospitality services at a cost
    • Swimming Pool for hire

For more information visit our website: www.bma.ac.ke

Important Information:

  • Fees not inclusive of VAT, meals, transport or accommodation
  • Course commencement is subject to attainment of quorum
  • Personal protective clothing (PPE’s) are mandatory for all practical programs
  • Students of Maritime Education Training: (Marine Engineering, Nautical Science, Seafarers, STCW Safety and Auxiliary Training) can access funding through the Higher Education Loans Board (HELB)
  • Application details can be obtained from the Academy, HELB regional offices Countrywide or download from the BMA website
  • Students can also apply for Diploma & Certificate courses through KUCCPS For further information, please reach using the contacts here below:

Contact Information

Director/CEO

Bandari Maritime Academy Building, Bishop Makarios Close

P.O Box 99469-80107

Mombasa-KENYA

+254 111 773 811 +254 100 404 438

Email: [email protected] [email protected].

website: www.bma.ac.ke