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Policies and requirements for registered training organisations delivering international certification training

Find policies and requirements for registered training organisations to obtain AMSA approval for International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW) training.

Document numberTitle
MT 01Definitions for Registered training organisations delivering STCW AMSA approved courses
MT 02STCW Training and assessment, quality standards and use of simulators
MT 03STCW recognition of prior learning policy
MT 04Evaluations—STCW certificate of competency/proficiency and short courses
MT 05Our approval for all STCW courses provided by Registered training organisations
MT 06Fees for STCW course delivery approval
MT 07Lecturer qualifications required for STCW course delivery
MT 08Our approved engineer cadet program
MT 09Combined Masters, Deck and Engineer officers revalidation course syllabus
MT 10Continued competence—additional mandatory sea survival and fire fighting requirements


Last updated: 27 October 2020