STCW Convention definition

STCW Convention means the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers, 1978, as it applies to the matters concerned taking into account the transitional provisions of Article VII and Regulation I/15 of the Convention and including, where appropriate, the applicable provisions of the STCW Code, all being applied in their up-to-date versions;
STCW Convention means the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers, 1978, as amended by the IMO;
STCW Convention means the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers 1978;

Examples of STCW Convention in a sentence

  • Certificate of Competence (COC) means a certificate issued and endorsed for masters, officers and GMDSS radio operators in accordance with the provisions of Chapters II, III, IV or VII of the Annex to the STCW Convention and entitling the lawful holder thereof to serve in the capacity and perform the functions involved at the level of responsibility specified therein; 2.32.

  • There may be need for more than one (1) SSO to be assigned per ship by the CSO, the number required being determined by the CSO through the SSA process giving due consideration to the requirements of minimum safe manning, the nature of ship operations and compliance with rest hour requirements established by the STCW Convention, 1978, as amended.

  • This Administration only issues an STCW Endorsement Certificate, known commonly as “Crew Endorsement” or “Certificate of Endorsement (COE)”, on the basis of recognition of an acceptable national STCW Certificate issued by a country on the IMO “White List” of countries that is in compliance with the provisions of the STCW Convention.

  • Until 1 January 2017, this Administration will continue to recognize certificates in accordance with the provisions of the STCW Convention that applied immediately prior to 1 January 2012 for those seafarers who commenced approved seagoing service, an approved education and training program or an approved training course before 1 July 2013.

  • A crew member to whom Regulation 65 applies and who has received appropriate training before 1st August 1998 in tanker familiarisation in accordance with the provisions of the STCW Convention 1978 shall be regarded as continuing to meet the requirements of paragraph (1) if that person holds documentary evidence of not less than 1 years service in tankers of the same type within the preceding 5 years.


More Definitions of STCW Convention

STCW Convention means the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping, 1978 as amended in 1995;
STCW Convention means the International Convention on Standards of Training Certification and Watch keeping for Seafarers, 1978 as amended;
STCW Convention means the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping, 1978, as affected by any amendment made under Article XII of that Convention;
STCW Convention means the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers, 1978 as amended in 1995 and includes the Seafarers Training Certification and Watchkeeping Code (STCW Code);
STCW Convention means the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watch-keeping for Seafarers 1978, as amended, but excluding any amendment that has been objected to by Samoa;
STCW Convention means the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers done at London on 7 July 1978, including any annexes, regulations, codes and protocols which are issued in terms thereof as modified by any amendment made under Article XII of that Convention that has entered into force for the Republic as contemplated in section 448;