Nautical Course The Nautical Course is for Deck Officers and Captains. They are ultimately responsible for lives on board ,vessels, and the safe and economical conveyance of very valuable cargo to its destination. This course offers programs to meet such responsibilities sufficiently. Marine Engineering Course The Marine Engineering Course is for Engineering Officers and Chief Engineers. They must be skillful marine engineers with a thorough knowledge of main engines, auxiliaries， and other mechanical aspects of ships. This course offers programs to meet such skills sufficiently. Plaｃtice on Large Training Ships with Japan agency of Maritime Education and Training for Seafarers Students of the Maritime Technology Department spend one year doing practical training as apprentices on large training ships with the Japan agency of Maritime Education and Training for Seafarers for Independent Administrative Institutions or international shipping companies. Apprentices practice long distance navigation under the instructors of the ships.