Marine notices to the Bulgarian Seafarers

Information to Seafearers

Possibility to use Internet - based platform SEABLY of maritime training centers

According to Section В – I/6, para. 6 of the STCW Code, as amended, Parties may allow the training of seafarers by distance learning and e‑learning in accordance with the standards of training and assessment set out in section A-I/6 and the guidance given in Section B – I/6 of the Code.

Official information on possibilities for examination in the Еnglish language under regulation A-II/2 of STCW’78 Convention, as amended

The Bulgarian Maritime Administration informs that effective 17 June 2019  all holders of Bulgarian certificates of competency, deck department, and operational level, will have the opportunity to take the examination for certification for Master and Chief Mates on ships of 500 GT or more (Reg. II/2 of STCW) in the English language.

Only those candidates who meet all the conditions for the relevant competence of the Ordinance № 6 of 5 April 2012 of the Minister of Transport, Information Technology and