Seafarer Qualification

How To Become A Seafarer?

Anyone who want to join as a ship crew member working in any job position is regarded as a Seafarer (or Seaman).

You must obtain the Seafarer Qualification before you can go on board

  1. As a Seafarer, you must go through a medical check-up, attend mandatory STCW and Safety training, and obtain a valid Seafarer ID Card from the Marine Department of your country of origin.
  2. As a Seafarer, you will travel many countries around the world, hence you must hold a valid International Passport from your country of origin during your stay on board.