Leading Engineering Mechanics (CE) in SLN is considered for this course to obtain professional qualification for advancement to the rate of PO (CE). Selection for the course will be done as determined by the Commander of the Navy.
The successful completion of PO ‘Q’ CE course makes Leading rate Civil Engineering Branch sailor eligible for their next (PO rate) advancement.
Duration of the course is 25 weeks and it commences on 06th August every year as per the annual training calendar.
No of Activities
No of Days / Time
24 (4 x 6 days)
Morning & Evening
To acquire the leadership / administrative standards required for Petty Officer in Civil Engineering branch of the Sri Lanka Navy.
To understand the stores equipment and system in use in the Sri Lanka Navy and gain professional knowledge in their maintenance.
To be confident to impart knowledge, guide and train junior sailors in the performance of their Civil Engineering duties.
Following subjects are covered during the course as per the approved syllabus.
Surveying and Leveling
Distribution & Pumping
Construction Management & Site Supervisor
Maintain Safety of the Site
Supply & Secretariat
Internal Security Duties
During Working Hours and Instructional Classes
No 06 Drill Order
Sunday Routine Days /Half Day Routine
Sports Rig /Rig of the Day
As Specified in Daily Orders
A suitable accommodation is provided within the NMA premises.