STCW

STCW

What is the International Maritime Organization (IMO) It is part of the United Nations. Yes, they are a specialized agency responsible for a safety of life at sea, maritime security, and protection of the environment.  It first started out back in 1948 as the Inter-Governmental Maritime Consultive Organization and changed its name in 1982 to International Maritime Organization (IMO). This … [Read More...]


Licensing

Big Changes for Crediting Sea Service for Engine Ratings Personnel

Engine ratings personnel are now able to get a 1.5 sea day credit for each 12-hour watch rather than just 1.0 sea day … [Read More...]

Where Do I Start?

Who do I ask for help? MarineDocuments.com has established itself as to go-to source for answers for all Merchant … [Read More...]


Training

GI Bill Approved for Maritime Training

Prior Military Service | Post 9/11 GI Bill now for Maritime Training Sea going service gained while in the service CAN … [Read More...]

Are MaritimeTraining Schools All the Same?

Setting the Standards for Maritime Training Schools MarineDocuments.com has partnered with select Maritime Education … [Read More...]

AT Sea

10 Reasons Competency Exams For Seafarers Are More Stressful Than Ever

http://www.marineinsight.com/life-at-sea/10-reasons-competency-exams-for-seafarers-are-stressful-than-ever/ … [Read More...]


Veterans

GI Bill Approved for Maritime Training

Prior Military Service | Post 9/11 GI Bill now for Maritime Training Sea going service gained while in the service CAN … [Read More...]

Maritime Training | Its Continuous

Maritime Training is a continuous cycle of entry-level qualifications, re-qualifications, credential endorsements and … [Read More...]