An informative one day course that provides all the skills and knowledge electronic installers need for installation and maintenance of electronics on boats, leading to an industry recognised qualification. Aimed at individuals with at least one year’s experience in electronics.
The Marine Electronics Installer (MEI) certificate is an indication of a working knowledge of NMEA’s Installation Standard, which clarifies and defines competent installation practices. A Marine Electronics Installer has demonstrated this proficiency by passing an examination designed to measure understanding of those principles.
BENEFITS OF ATTENDING
IS IT RIGHT FOR ME?
Suitable for electronics engineers with at least a year’s experience, who are looking to further their knowledge and gaining a qualification in marine electronics.
WHAT WILL I LEARN?
Topics include ground systems, electrical systems, equipment installation and data communications including extensive information on everything you need to know about marine electronics to carrying out electronics work on boats.
WHAT WILL IT COVER?
Ohm’s Law, Kirchoff’s Law, Vessel Grounding Systems, EMI
DSC, VHF Transceivers, Coax Cables, Antennas
Data Communications, Equipment Installation, Testing
Electrical Distribution, Capacity, Wire Sizing
Battery Basics, Capacity, Charging
FURTHER COURSES TO CONSIDER:
- Advanced Marine Electronics Installer course
- BMET Electrical course
- RCD Awareness course
- 20 February 2019 - Poole
- 10 April 2019 - Liverpool
Richard Broden-Cowell has a lifetime of experience within the marine electrical industry, much of it as Managing Director of Sure Power Marine, or working with companies such as Sunseeker International Ltd, Discovery Yachts, Le-Purple Marine and Hamble Yacht Services, to name but a few.
He also has many years experience teaching the skills of boat electrics, as a college lecturer.
Richard is an approved and certificated lecturer for British Marine, to deliver the BMET, MEI and AMEI courses. Some of these courses are delivered from his own classroom at The Marine Technology Centre on Bournemouth and Poole College campus.