Certificate in Cruise Operations and Services (Top-Up)

Certificate in Cruise Operations and Services (Top-Up)

This Program to provide students with balanced training, combining theory and practical experience in the specific skills involved in Cruise marine time as required to meet the operational requirements of Cruise operation and services.

Programme Features

  • 4 months theory
  • 9 months internship
  • 100% Job internship by Cruise ship hiring partners
  • 100% Job interview offer by Cruise ship hiring partners
  • Awarded by BERJAYA TVET College upon completion of the programme
Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Sep, Nov
4 months (1 semester)
Mode of Studies
Part Time
Language of Instruction
Entry Requirements
  • Age between 18 – 32 years old
  • Fluent in English language (both speaking and reading)
  • No visible scars and no tattoos
  • Completed High School / Secondary School
  • Medically fit
Mode of Assessment
  • Theory assessment
  • Practical assessment
Programme Modules
  • F&B Hygiene And Work Safety Practice
  • F&B Basic Service Operation Preparation
  • F&B Guest Service Operation Function
  • Beverage Service Operation Function
  • Food Service Operation Function
  • Alcoholic Beverage Preparation
  • Restaurant Operation
Additional Information

Upon completion of the programme and successfully attended interview session, students are required to follow and prepare the following process and documentation:

  • Seaman license (STCW 95/2010)
    Candidates are required to undergo training and obtain STCW 95 seaman license in order to work on ship.
  • Merlin Assessment (English test)
    Candidates are required to complete Merlin English online test.
  • C1/D Visa
    Required visa C1/D visa to work on Cruise ship.
  • Medical check-up
    Candidates are required to do full medical check-up from the list of hospitals recommended by the Cruise ship.
  • Good conduct certificate
    Candidates are required to do good conduct certification recommended by the home ministry office.
Cruise Ship liners
  • Azmara Club Cruises
  • Regent Seven Seas Cruises
  • Disney Cruise Line
  • Royal Caribbean International
  • Viking Ocean Cruises

Why at BERJAYA TVET College?

  • Lowest and affordable course fee
  • Skill based studies with 80% practical and 20% Theory
  • Comprehensive study environment
  • Free career consultation service by Cruise ship hiring partners
  • 100% Job internship and Cruise ship Job placement
  • Opportunity to work on International Cruise ship liners
  • Zero living expenses and good earnings
  • Good working environment and experience
  • Travel and meet new friends around the world
  • Free food, free stay and free travel
  • Salary in USD