Exemption 8—Marine Safety (Temporary service)
We are currently handling a high volume of national system certificate applications. Read about the special arrangements in Exemption 8 for renewing certificates.
Under Exemption 8, you may be able to perform duties, for which you do not have the required certificate of competency, on a temporary basis.
To apply for Exemption 8, you must complete an Exemption application for temporary service form 778 and submit it to us.