Circulars

Approved Circulars
This page contains downloadable copies of APPROVED and PUBLISHED STCW Circulars.

approved-circulars

SUBJECT DATE ISSUED
Marina- Advisory No. 2023-04

Subject : Implementation of New Certificate of Accreditation/Approval (COA) of Accreditation Division-Related Certificates……………………………………………………………..

MARINA-ADVISORY-2023-04

 

Annex A

March 21, 2023
MARINA Circular No. SC-2023-02

Subject : Rules and Regulations on the Prevention of Drugs and Alcohol Abuse Onboard Philippine-Registered Ships Engaged in Domestic and International Trade

MC-No.-SC-2023-02
February 6, 2023
MARINA Circular No. SC-2023-01

Subject : Rules and Regulations on Seafarers’ Required Hours of rest for Philippine-Registered Ships Engaged in International Trade

MC-No.-SC-2023-01
February 6, 2023
Marina-Advisory No. 2022-64

Subject : Issuance  of  Application  Number  prior  Enrolment  for  Practical  Assessment…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………

MA-2022-64
December 13, 2022
Marina- Advisory No. 2022-56

Subject : Reiteration of STCW Mandatory Courses and Other Requirements in the Issuance and Revalidation of Certificate of Competency (COC) and Certificate of Proficiency (COP) in Accordance with the STCW Convention, 1978, As Amended

MA-2022-56-Reiteration-of-MLC-2
November 10, 2022
NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC

In view of the declaration of 31 October – 01 November 2022, as a Special (Non-Working) Holiday, this Authority has also scheduled System Maintenance, thus, the Certification Division (CD), STCW Office will not be processing COC/COP Expedite Applications, MARINA IDs, CTC/Certifications, and CD’s Public Assistance Desk (PAD) on the above-mentioned dates

NOTICE-TO-THE-PUBLIC-for-31-October-01-November-2022-1
October 26, 2022
MARINA Advisory 2022-60

Subject : Relevant Information on the Implementation of the use of Digital Certificate for the Issuance of Certificate of Proficiency (COP) and Certificate of Competency (COC)
…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….

MARINA-Advisory-2022-60-2
October 26, 2022
MARINA Advisory 2022-54

Subject : Implementation of the Enhanced Standard Practical Assessment Scenarios for Support Level
…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….

MA-2022-54
October 19, 2022
MARINA Advisory 2022-58

Subject : Implementation of the Enhanced Standard Practical Assessment Scenarios for Support Level
…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….

MARINA-ADVISORY-2022-58
October 18, 2022
ONLINE SEARCH FOR TEN (10) EXCEPTIONAL BRAVERY AT SEA

Last 25 June 2022, on the Celebration of the Day of the Seafarer 2022, the Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) has launched the online search for Ten (10) Exceptional Bravery at Sea Awardees (Domestic/International).

The purpose of this award is to recognized seafarer who have exhibited extraordinary acts of bravery, whether it is attempting to rescue an individual in need, save a vessel, or prevent lasting damage to the marine environment.

GUIDELINES-FOR-THE-SEARCH-OF-THE-TEN-10-EXCEPTIONAL-BRAVERY-AT-THE-SEA-AWARDEES

 

Annex A
Annex B

August 3, 2022
NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC

Subject : Revised Fees Covering Certificates of Competency (COC) and Certificates of Profiency (COP)……………………………………………………..

MC-SC-2022-02
April 26, 2022
NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC

Subject : Notice is hereby given for the conduct of Theoretical Examination (Regular and Resit) under the MARINA Competency Assessment System V2.0 at the following MARINA Offices for April 2022:
NOTICE-TO-THE-PUBLIC-3-1

April 9, 2022
MARINA Advisory 2022-11

Subject : Additional Features of the MARINA Competency Review Portal (CRP)
…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….

MA-No.-2022-11-Additional-Features-of-CRP
February 24, 2022
MARINA Advisory 2022-10

Subject : Conduct of Theoretical Examination in the MARINA Regional Offices (MROs) …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….

MARINA-ADVISORY-2022-10
February 18, 2022
MARINA Advisory 2022-08

Subject : Additional Guidelines on the Application and Issuance of STCW Certificates …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….

MA-2022-08
February 9, 2022