Merchant Navy-Second Mate

What Is It

Incharge of mails, maintainence of ecuipment and planning and execution of the sailing schedule. May also act as a Medical officerfor the upkeep of general health.

Qualification

10+2 + a 3 year degree course in Nautical Engineering.

Scope

The Second mate follows in line after the The Captain and the Chief mate.They get hired by shipping firms.