STCW definition

STCW means the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers, 1978, as amended in 1995 and 2010 and any amendment thereto or substitution thereof.
STCW means the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers, 1978, as amended in 1995;

Examples of STCW in a sentence

The list was derived using input from merchant mariners and from maritime instructors.The STCW requires that all trainingbe approved by the Coast Guard and that the training be continuously monitored through a quality-standard system to ensure achievement of defined objectives.

There is a clear call from this project to all States to ratify the STCW (F) Convention as a basic common denominator for the education and training of fishermen.

The International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW) Convention was adopted on 7 July 1978 and entered into force on 28 April 1984.

The Coast Guard will also accept courses approved by MARAD on behalf of the Coast Guard under section 109 of the Maritime Transportation Security Act of 2002, Public Law 107–295 as meeting the requirements of STCW for purposes of fulfilling the regulatory requirements in 33 CFR 104.215(d)(1)(iv) and (d)(2), asreferenced in 33 CFR 104.215(d)(6).

VSOs will be required to be trained to meet sixcompetencies that fully align with the STCW Code, Table A–VI/5, Specifications of minimum standards of proficiency for ship security officers, which may be found in the docket [USCG–2008–0028].The sea service requirements in§ 104.215 will provide two options: 1.


More Definitions of STCW

STCW means the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers 1978, as amended in 1995 by resolution 1 of the STCW Conference convened at the IMO’s headquarters from 26th June to 7th July 1995 and as may be amended from time to time; and
STCW means the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers 1978(b), as amended in 1995 by resolution 1 of the STCW Conference convened at the IMO’s headquarters from 26th June to 7th July 1995.
STCW means the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (or STCW), 1978 as amended;
STCW means the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers, 1978, as amended, as applicable for vessels the keels of which are laid on or after 01 July 2019
STCW has the meaning set out in Clause 3(a)(iii).