|Willingdon Island, Kochi||INS Venduruthy, Naval Base, Kochi 682 004, Kerala||(0484) 2668868||(0484) 2662750||Kochi harbour terminus. All important trains terminate at Ernakulam junction, which is 6 km ahead of Kochi Harbour Terminus|
|Hot and humid||Sea level||Between 20° - 35° C||South west monsoon is active between June and September||Approximately 310 cms|
Note: Kochi is prone to malaria and observation of anti - malaria precautions during the stay at Kochi, is necessary.
|Well connected to Thiruananthpuram and Chennai||Well connected to Thiruananthpuram and Chennai||Has an international airport and is well connected to New Delhi, Chennai and Mumbai|
|Tropical clothing is worn throughout the year. Raincoat is essential during the monsoon period||Trainees are to possess their own bedding, blankets, mosquito nets, bed sheets and pillows. These can also be purchased locally|
|Southern Naval Command Officers' Mess||Cabins/barracks according to their rank|
Officers accommodated in the mess are provided with civilian bearers.
|An Olympic size swimming pool is located in the Naval Base||Facilities for all indoor/outdoor games are available in the Naval Base. A well equipped gymnasium is also located in the Naval Base||Facilities exist in the officers' mess and sailors barracks for viewing satellite channels on TV. A number of air conditioned theatres screening English and Hindi films are located close to the Naval Base. A cinema hall also exists in the Naval Base||Facilities for boat pulling and sailing are also available|
Trainees are not permitted to bring/hold private arms/ammunition.
Trainees are not permitted to keep animals/pets.
|State Bank of India (extension counter), Dena Bank and ICICI bank (with ATM card facilities) branches are located within the base||A full fledged post office is situated within the base||A STD/ISD telephone booth exists within the premises of the base. Number of other public telephone booths are located outside close to the Naval Base|
Hotels, clubs & restaurants are available within a radius of 10 kms.
Buses, taxis and autorickshaws are available as public transport.
|A sick bay exists is located within the base||In patient treatment is available in the Naval hospital INHS Sanjivani located inside the Naval Base|
|Kindergarten school is located within the establishment. A Naval Public School also caters to the need of the children||Number of schools with English as a medium of instruction are located close by|
A Command reference/ fiction library is located in the establishment.