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POET(ME) Generation Common (ME 287)

POET(ME) Generation Common (ME 287)

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Key information


To provide the senior rating with the specialist common skills and knowledge to act as Generation Section Head in advance to completing platform specific training.

Course details

Training includes:

  • Diesel thermodynamics
  • Diesel engines
  • Alternator maintenance
  • Outboard motors
  • RIB maintenance

Specialist additional training is available for Paxman engines as follows:

  • 048/510 POET(ME) Generation Paxman (ME287a), duration 3 weeks

In addition to Paxman specialist instruction, AVRs and Teddington watchkeeping panels are covered.



Completed POET(ME) QC or equivalent; qualified technician.

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