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Merchant Navy certification

Warsash Maritime Academy has approval from the UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) to offer all course modules and programmes required to obtain internationally recognised Certificates of Competency at the officer of the watch, chief mate and Captain (Master) levels.

In addition to certification programmes, the associated MCA-approved STCW ancillary short courses must be completed.

STCW 2010 ('Manila Amendments')

The STCW Convention 1978 has been amended by the 2010 Manila Amendments and contains new training requirements. 

Documents for download

Officer of the Watch (Unlimited) route options overview

Master/Chief Mate (Unlimited) route options overview

Entry qualifications for deck officer certification courses

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