NEWS FLASH: NNHO LAUNCHES TWO PUBLICATIONS, VIZ; NNP2 - SYMBOLS AND ABBREVIATIONS USED ON PAPER CHARTS AND NNP3 - INTERNATIONAL REGULATIONS FOR PREVENTING COLLISIONS AT SEA; NNS LANA LAUNCHES HER MAIDEN EDITION OF GONDOLA MAGAZINE; NNS LANA WINS LARGE RESEARCH VESSEL AWARD 2021; PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI COMMISSIONS THE NIGERIAN NAVY SURVEY VESSEL NNS LANA AND OTHER RECENTLY ACQUIRED NAVAL PLATFORMS INCLUDING THE INDIGENOUSLY BUILT SDB3 "NNS OJI" IN LAGOS; THE NNHO HAS COMMENCED THE SURVEY AND CHARTING OF LOWER RIVER NIGER FROM LOKOJA TO BURUTU; CNS FLAGS-OFF THE SURVEY AND CHARTING OF THE LOWER RIVERS NIGER AND BENUE AT AJAOKUTA PORT COMPLEX, KOGI STATE; THE NNHO HAS COMMENCED THE SURVEY AND CHARTING OF LEKKI LAGOON; NIGERIAN NAVY SURVEY SHIP, NNS LANA ARRIVES LAGOS;2021 TIDAL PREDICTION TABLE AVAILABLE AT NNHO APAPA AND NNHS PORT HARCOURT; CDS COMMENDS NAVY OVER INDIGENOUS NAVIGATION CHART; NOW AVAILABLE- OGUNKOBO TO TINCAN CHART NG4401, LAGOS HARBOUR CHART NG2501 AND TRAINING CHARTS OF NIGERIAN WATERS AT NNHO APAPA AND NNHS PORT HARCOURT

ADMISSION REQUIREMENT

Admission for Cat “B”, SR III, II and I training is currently available to only NN personnel through the NN course nomination for officers and Draft Order Training (DOT) for ratings. The minimum admission requirement for the Cat “B” course is first degree in Mathematics, Physics, Geography or Survey and Geoinformatics. Similarly, the admission requirement for SR III, II and I courses is O/Level GCE, WAEC or equivalent results with at least 5 credit passes in English, Mathematics, Physics and any other 2 relevant social science subjects in not more than 2 sittings..  

Mindful of its establishment objective of being a foremost hydrographic training hub in Nigeria and the sub-region, NNHS has put in place plans to extend admission to the larger public within and outside Nigeria upon accreditation. Plans for securing IHO accreditation in order to enable NNHS play a key role in IHO hydrographic capacity development schemes have reached an advanced stage..