Certificate of Proficiency (CoP) Rating Continued Competence Refresher is designed for holders of an AMSA Certificate of Proficiency as Rating (Able Seafarer - Deck, Able Seafarer - Engine and Integrated Rating) and meets the mandatory Sea Survival and Fire Fighting continued competency requirements for current Seafarers with qualifying sea service.
Certificate of Proficiency (Ratings) holders with qualifying sea service. Qualifying sea service is at least 12 months in total during the preceding 5 years before application, or 3 months in total during the preceding 6 months prior to revalidating.
If the required sea service is not held, Ratings must complete our Revalidation training, which includes the full STCW short courses in Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting and Certificate of Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats other than Fast Rescue Boats.
Please note the following prerequisite is for entry onto the course and evidence must be provided upon enrolment:
The following certificate will be issued by AMC to participants who successfully complete* the course:
*100% attendance, full participation and completion of all practical exercises is required.
AMSA approved, in accordance with Marine Order 73 (Ratings) 2014.