Proposed Circulars

Comments / Recommendations on proposed circulars must contain the following:

  • Specific provision sought to be improved or revised;
  • Recommended improvement or revision on the provision, containing the proposed replacement;
  • Relevant legal basis for the recommendation, such as STCW Convention or Code, related international and national law, IMO Model Courses, and other, with proper citation, as appropriate;

The STCW Office, through the Executive Director, shall take into consideration all valid recommendations SUBMITTED within seven (7) calendar days from the date of posting only.

Send all comments / recommendations to: [email protected]

PROPOSED STCW Circular No. 2016-13

SUBJECT: Conduct of Training for More Than One Course In One Training Period

July 20, 2016
Proposed STCW Circular No.2015-04

Rules On The Monitoring Of Maritime Education Programs (MEPs), Approved
Training Programs (ATPs) And Assessment Of Seafarer’s Competence Carried
Out By MHEIs, MTIs, PACs and MACs



Monitoring Instrument For Maritime Training Courses (MTCs)

April 24, 2015
March 28, 2015
March 28, 2015
March 28, 2015