The IMO was holding a Diplomatic Conference in Manila, Philippines, earlier this year to discuss amendments to STCW. What most people fail to identify is the extend of revisions and the implementation realities behind that.
STCW Manila Amendments
On June 25th, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and other major stakeholders in the global shipping and manning industry formally ratified the so-called “Manila Amendments” to the current Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW) and its associated Code.The amendments aiming to bring the STCW up to date with developments since its conception and initial adoption in 1978, and the subsequent amendments in 1995.
Start Date : Upon completion of your enrollment and payment process
Where : Delivered online with experienced education departement and the support of leading industry experts
Duration : 2 months
Qualification of the Program : On successful completion of the course, you will be rewarded with an International Maritime Academy Professional Certificate in STCW 2010 & New Amendments.