How to apply for a UK Deck Certificate of Competency

MSF 4274 Application for a Notice of Eligibility (NOE) for an oral examination leading to the issue of a CoC (STCW) for masters, chief mates and Officer of the Watch.


Application for an oral examination leading to the issue of a certificate of competency (STCW) (MSF 4274)

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Published 17 April 2014
Last updated 17 January 2018 + show all updates
  1. Application form updated & summary updated
  2. Application form has been updated
  3. Title updated
  4. Removed 6 week warning as this is no longer in effect.
  5. New version of the Form available advising the new requirements as of 01/01/2017
  6. New form version
  7. First published.