Scheepsbouw Voor Niet

Shipbuilding for non-shipbuilders (ENG course)

Training 11 - 12 September 2024

With this training you increase your knowledge of shipbuilding. You learn the major topics of the shipbuilding process and the shipbuilding terms. Sign up

Marjolein Greve


Marjolein Greve Adviseur Trainingen +31 (0)6 30 15 02 41

For who?

Do you have a technical background but you lack knowledge of design and building ships, then this course is a good introduction. The training is also suitable for participants without technical background. This training is not suitable for shipbuilding engineers.

Cost (excluding VAT)

Members NMT: €1.185,-
Non-members: €1.485,-

Training dates and location

September 11th and 12th 2024 from 9:00 – 17:00 hrs, at NMT's office in Rotterdam or an external location in the Rotterdam region.


The following topics, among others, are covered during the training:

  • Vessel types
  • Understanding the shipbuilding market
  • Design process
  • Ship dimensions
  • Resistance and propulsion
  • Engine room
  • Forces on a ship
  • Laws and regulations
  • Safety
  • Stability
  • Navigation, communication and entertainment
  • Innovation trends (materials, CO2 reduction, shore power, alternative fuel, waste heat recovery et cetera)
Course Material

The book Shipknowledge can be ordered separately.


If your company falls under the CAO Metalektro or the CAO Metaalbewerking (SME metalworking) then you may be able to make use of a contribution to the costs via O&O funds. Go to the website of A+O Metalektro or the OOM website for information about the possibilities.

More information or curious about in-company possibilities?

For more information, please contact Louise de Jong or Marjolein Greve, Training Advisor at NMT via T 088 44 51 000 or E

Convinced? Then sign up

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