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Professional maritime training for world class Marine Engineers

The Ethiopian Maritime Trainining Institute (EMTI S.C.) is a privately owned company established to provide professional marine training for Ethiopian Engineering graduates. Through its elite maritime training program, EMTI has established superior standards for selecting and training its cadets to become world class Marine Engineers. In collaboration with Ethiopian Universities, EMTI S.C. produces several hundred Marine Officers annually and is expanding capacity to produce over 1,000 Officers annually.

EMTI EMTI’s education, certification and assignment arrangements fully comply with international standards and regulations such as Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping (STCW) and the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC, 2006). EMTI candidates must obtain a 5-year university degree in mechanical or electrical engineering and successfully complete university level courses in English.

EMTI Through its collaboration with EMA GmbH, EMTI also facilitates the employment of Ethiopian Marine Officers with world renowned shipping companies.