STCW Manila Amendments and updated training
The STCW (Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers) convention sets the minimum legal standards for qualifications and training at sea, which must be adhered to by all officers and crew. Our guide covers the latest developments, as well as the Manila Amendments and what this means for seafarers.
MCA regulations and official documents
We've put together links to key documents, notices and regulations issued by the MCA for deck, engineer and ETO officers on merchant vessels and superyachts.
Small vessel engineer training
Those who wish to gain a small vessel engineering CoC must be in possession of an LIA/TRB and registration letter, as per MIN 594/524 and associated MSNs 1857, 1859 and 1865, as applicable.