The UK Ship Register issues seafarer certificates to ensure that UK-flagged vessels are appropriately certificated and safely manned. If you are a seafarer and you need to apply for or find out more about certification choose from the selection below.
UK Certificate of Competency
Information relating to gaining UK Licences for working at Sea from the MCA.
Certificates of Equivalent Competency
Information relating to Certificates of Equivalent Competency (Flag State Endorsements).
Discharge Books and British Seaman's Card
Requirement that seafarers working on UK flagged ships or large yachts have a UK Discharge Book.