Maritime and Coastguard Agency, is the sole body in the United Kingdom that governs various maritime colleges under it. Those who want to pursue courses in these colleges will lead them into getting certificate of competency, also called as UK CoC. In this piece of article you will get to know the names of the colleges that are approved by this organization and also their contact details. Since all the colleges are available at a single place here, those who are searching for information related to it, will find this very useful. Some of the colleges who are listed here only offer courses that deal in yacht training.
MCA Approved Colleges
1) South Tyneside College
Address: Faculty of Nautical Science
St George’s Avenue
Tyne & Wear
Contact Details: Telephone Number: +44 (0)191
2) Maritime Professional Training
Address: 1915 South Andrews Ave
Contact Details: Telephone Number: +1 954 525
Address: Arctic Road
Isle of Wight
Telephone Number: +44 (0)1983 203038
Web Address: www.uksa.org
4) Warsash Maritime Academy
Address: Newtown Road
Telephone Number: +44 (0)1489
5) Maritime Operations & Logistics Centre
Address: NW Kent College,
Lower Higham Road
Kent DA12 2JJ
Telephone Number: +44 (0)1322 629600
6) Orkney College
Address of this college: Department of
Victoria Street, Stromness
Telephone Number: +44 (0) 1856 569000
Web Address www.orkney.uhi.ac.uk
7) University of Plymouth
A109 Portland Square, Drake Circus
Plymouth, PL4 8AA
Telephone Number: +44 (0) 1752 233093
8) Professional Yachtmaster Training
is situated at Durban in South Africa. But this is affiliated to MCA.
Address: 10 Fenton Road
Telephone Number: +27 (0) 31 307-4992
9) NAFC Marine Centre
Address: Port Arthur,
Shetland ZE1 OUN
Telephone Number: +44 (0)1595 772000
10) Ocean Training Plymouth
Address: Woodland House
Forresters Business Park
Estover Close, Estover
Plymouth PL6 7PL
Telephone Number: +44 (0) 1752 696656
11) Liverpool John Moore’s University
Address: School of Management &
Liverpool L3 3AF
Telephone Number: +44 (0) 151 2312121
12) Lairdside Maritime Centre
Address: 3 Vanguard Way
Wirral CH41 9HX
Telephone Number: +44 (0)151 647 0494
13) Lowestoft College Maritime Studies
Address: St Peters Street
Suffolk NR32 2NB
Telephone Number: +44 (0)1502 525025
14) John Percival Marine Associates/ Hoylake Sailing School Ltd
Address: Marine House
86a Market Street, Hoylake, Wirral
CH47 3 BD
Phone Number: +44(0)1516324664
15) International Yachtmaster Training
This academy is situated in United States Of
Address: 910, South East 17th Street
Suite 200, Fort Lauderdale
Florida 33316, USA
Telephone Number: +1 954 7797764
16) Blue Water Crew Training Centre
France and offers courses in Yacht training.
Address: 7 Boulevard d’Aguillon
Number: +33 (0)493344773
17) Blue Water
Address: Edificio Plaza Ctra
43 L.12 Palma Andratx
Portais Nous, Calvia
Telephone Number: +34 971 677 154
18) City of Glasgow College
Address: 21 Thistle Street, Glasgow, G5 9XB
Telephone Number: +44(0) 141 5652500
19) Blackpool & Fylde College
Address: Fleetwood Nautical Campus
Lancs FY7 8JZ
Telephone Number: +44 (0)1253 352352
20) Banff & Buchan College of Further Education
Henderson Road, Fraserburgh
Scotland AB43 9GA
Telephone Number: +44 (0)1346 – 586100
Web Address: www.banff-buchan.ac.uk
So these are 20 colleges that are approved by the MCA.
6 Replies to “List of MCA Approved Colleges and Training providers”
Good day sir.
Please while going through the MCA approved maritime colleges i found out that scottish maritime academy is not listed.
Please i would like to know of the centre is not MCA approved to enable me make a good choice
I have MCA eligibility to take 2nd Engineer Unlimited Course. Last January 2016 I was required to join Warsash Maritime . But I faced financial problems.
Therefore, is it possible to join Warsash Merchant Navy Colleges in Delhi South India with the same tuition fees I have paid at Warsash Maritime Academy UK?
I have studied marine engineering @ amet university.
I have sailing on indian shipping company
Can i apply for uk coc?
my doubt is what are the eligible For uk coc?
onboard tar book
Yes you should be able to apply for it. Check MCA site for more info.
Dear sir, I am Miss. Aaastha Bhattarai from Nepal and I am going to appy for MCA course in u.k but can i find any cheaper college ? And how to find whether the university is in short listed of uk government? hope you will help me to inform .