Map your future, become a Nautical Cartographer!

Do you enjoy mapping and have a love for the oceans? Our recognized S-8 Category B Marine Geospatial Information Program is now available online.

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Marine Geospatial Information Program

Program Summary

The purpose of the IIC S-8 Category B current program is to prepare candidates with the theoretical and practical competencies necessary to effectively carry out the planning and implementation of nautical chart production.  IIC is committed to continue enforcing a quality learning environment through a modular program that follows the IHO IBSC S-8 Category B Standard. The program is recognized by the FIG/IHO/ICA International Board on Standards of Competence for Hydrographic Surveyors and Nautical Cartographers and is designed to maximise the advantages of online delivery.

Why Enrol

Recognized Program

Recognized by the FIG/IHO/ICA International Board on Standards of Competence for Hydrographic Surveyors and Nautical Cartographers.

Nautical Chart Production

Program prepares candidates with the theoretical and practical competencies necessary to effectively carry out the planning and implementation of nautical chart production.

Learn from the best

Our dedicated instructors are recognized professionals from the hydrographic industry, not only experienced in the S8B topics, but also advocates for teaching approaches, engaging and supporting the students.

Stay home!

The program combines the theoretical and practical components online via remote learning and instructor led lectures and exercises.

Starts Sept 2021

The programme is designed to be delivered online, focused on developing a student’s theoretical and practical knowledge for nautical chart production. The programme completes with the student’s proficiency being assessed with a Comprehensive Cartographic Project.

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