Watchkeeping Officer degree programme

Vocational education in Swedish at Axxell

As a Watchkeeping officer (Vaktstyrman in Swedish), you can work as a mate on a merchant ship in international traffic or as master on smaller vessels in Baltic traffic. After completing the watchkeeping officer degree, you can apply to a university of applied sciences for further maritime studies. The watchkeeping officer degree is an international degree and complies with the international STCW requirements (Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping).

More information about Axxell's maritime education programmes »
(in Swedish).

Watchkeeping Officer Axxell Aboa Mare



Robert Stolpe

Robert Stolpe

Head of Watchofficer, Deck


+358 44 739 7262

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