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Please find below the requirements to apply in the Consulate General of Panama in London.

MASTER & CHIEF ENGINEER  

  • APPLICATION FORM (PLEASE INCLUDE ALL YOUR CONTACT DETAILS).
  • SIX (6) PHOTOS FULL COLOUR OF 3X3 CENTIMETERS ( SHOULDERS AND FACE WITHOUT HAT) THE PHOTOGRAPH MUST BE RECENT NO MORE THAN SIX MONTHS .
  • PASSPORT COPY.
  • CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCY ACCORDING TO THE CONVENTION STCW 78/95.
  • COPY OF DISCHARGE BOOK WITH THE EXPERIENCE.
  • VALID MEDICAL CERTIFICATE IN ACCORDANCE TI REGULATION I/9 OF THE STCW, AMENDED AND REGULATION 1.2 OF THE MLC,2006.
  • SHIP SECURITY OFFICER CERTIFICATE or SHIP SECURITY AWARENESS WITH DESIGNATED DUTIES CERTIFICATE ISSUED ACCORDING WITH THE STCW RULE VI/6-2 ENDORSED BY THE PANAMANIAN MARITIME ADMINISTRATION.

 

DECK & ENGINE OFFICERS

  • APPLICATION FORM (PLEASE INCLUDE ALL YOUR CONTACT DETAILS).
  • SIX (6) PHOTOS FULL COLOUR OF 3X3 CENTIMETERS ( SHOULDERS AND FACE WITHOUT HAT) THE PHOTOGRAPH MUST BE RECENT NO MORE THAN SIX MONTHS.
  • COPY OF THE PASSPORT.
  • CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCY ACCORDING TO THE CONVENTION STCW 78/95.
  • COPY OF DISCHARGE BOOK WITH THE EXPERIENCE.
  • VALID MEDICAL CERTIFICATE IN ACCORDANCE TI REGULATION I/9 OF THE STCW, AMENDED AND REGULATION 1.2 OF THE MLC,2006.
  • SHIP SECURITY OFFICER CERTIFICATE or SHIP SECURITY AWARENESS WITH DESIGNATED DUTIES CERTIFICATE ISSUED ACCORDING WITH THE STCW RULE VI/6-2 ENDORSED BY THE PANAMANIAN MARITIME ADMINISTRATION.

 

ABLE SEAMAN 

  • APPLICATION FORM (PLEASE INCLUDE ALL YOUR CONTACT DETAILS).
  • SIX (6) PHOTOS FULL COLOUR OF 3X3 CENTIMETERS ( SHOULDERS AND FACE WITHOUT HAT) THE PHOTOGRAPH MUST BE RECENT NO MORE THAN SIX MONTHS.
  • COPY OF THE PASSPORT.
  • DISCHARGE BOOK WITH THE EXPERIENCE OF THE APPLICANT.
  • LETTER OF EXPERIENCE OF THE APPLICANT:

The letter of experience must contain:

  • Name of the vessel where the applicant will be working and has work in the before.
  • The IMO number of the vessel.
  • The Rank/ capacity/ position of the applicant.
  • Name of the applicant.
  • It is important that the signature and the stamp of the master of the vessel, however, the signature of the CEO of the Company that is applying of behalf of the seafarer will be also accepted.
  • If the letter is signed by the CEO of the Manning agency, the information of the manning agency must be showed as well.
  • The letter must be dated.
  • Please do not use abbreviations, specified the rank according with the list of ranks provided by the Panamanian Maritime Authority attached to this email.
  • PROOF OF HAVING PASSED THE 4 STCW BASIC COURSES: ( THE CERTIFICATES MUST BE ISSUED ACCORDING TO THE STCW AND THEY MUST SHOW THE RESPECTIVE RULE).
  • PROFICIENCY IN SURVIVAL TECHNIQUES

A-VI/I-1-STCW

  • FIRE PREVENTION AD FIRE FIGHTING

A-VI/I-2- STCW

  • PROFICIENCY IN ELEMENTARY FIRST AID

A-VI/I-3- STCW

  • PERSONAL SAFETY AND SOCIAL RESPONSABILITIES

A-VI/I-4- STCW

  • SECURITY AWARENESS CERTIFICATE ISSUED ACCORDING WITH THE STCW RULE VI/6-1 ENDORSED BY THE PANAMANIAN MARITIME ADMINISTRATION OR SECURITY AWARENESS WITH DESIGNATED SECURITY DUTIES STCW VI/6-2.
  • VALID MEDICAL CERTIFICATE IN ACCORDANCE WITH REGULATION I/9 OF THE STCW, AMENDED AND REGULATION 1.2 OF THE MLC,2006.
  • RATINGS PART OF THE PERSONNEL WITHIN A NAVIGATION OR ENGINE ROOM WATCH, MUST ALSO SUBMIT CERTIFICATE ACCORDING TO RULE II/4 or III/4 of STCW 78/95 CONVENTION.

OILER 

  • APPLICATION FORM (PLEASE INCLUDE ALL YOUR CONTACT DETAILS).
  • SIX (6) PHOTOS FULL COLOUR OF 3X3 CENTIMETERS ( SHOULDERS AND FACE WITHOUT HAT) THE PHOTOGRAPH MUST BE RECENT NO MORE THAN SIX MONTHS.
  • COPY OF THE PASSPORT.
  • DISCHARGE BOOK WITH THE EXPERIENCE OF THE APPLICANT.
  • LETTER OF EXPERIENCE OF THE APPLICANT:

The letter of experience must contain:

  • Name of the vessel where the applicant will be working and has work in the before.
  • The IMO number of the vessel.
  • The Rank/ capacity/ position of the applicant.
  • Name of the applicant.
  • It is important that the signature and the stamp of the master of the vessel, however, the signature of the CEO of the Company that is applying of behalf of the seafarer will be also accepted.
  • If the letter is signed by the CEO of the Manning agency, the information of the manning agency must be showed as well.
  • The letter must be dated.
  • Please do not use abbreviations, specified the rank according with the list of ranks provided by the Panamanian Maritime Authority attached to this email.
  • PROOF OF HAVING PASSED THE 4 STCW BASIC COURSES : ( THE CERTIFICATES MUST BE ISSUED ACCORDING TO THE STCW AND THEY MUST SHOW THE RESPECTIVE RULE)
  • PROFICIENCY IN SURVIVAL TECHNIQUES

A-VI/I-1-STCW.

  • FIRE PREVENTION AD FIRE FIGHTING

A-VI/I-2- STCW.

  • PROFICIENCY IN ELEMENTARY FIRST AID

A-VI/I-3- STCW.

  • PERSONAL SAFETY AND SOCIAL RESPONSABILITIES

A-VI/I-4- STCW.

  • SECURITY AWARENESS CERTIFICATE ISSUED ACCORDING WITH THE STCW RULE VI/6-1 ENDORSED BY THE PANAMANIAN MARITIME ADMINISTRATION OR SECURITY AWARENESS WITH DESIGNATED SECURITY DUTIES STCW VI/6-2.
  • VALID MEDICAL CERTIFICATE IN ACCORDANCE TI REGULATION I/9 OF THE STCW, AMENDED AND REGULATION 1.2 OF THE MLC,2006.
  • RATINGS PART OF THE PERSONNEL WITHIN A NAVIGATION OR ENGINE ROOM WATCH, MUST ALSO SUBMIT CERTIFICATE ACCORDING TO RULE II/4 or III/4 of STCW 78/95 CONVENTION.

 

COOK 

  • APPLICATION FORM (PLEASE INCLUDE ALL YOUR CONTACT DETAILS).
  • SIX (6) PHOTOS FULL COLOUR OF 3X3 CENTIMETERS ( SHOULDERS AND FACE WITHOUT HAT) THE PHOTOGRAPH MUST BE RECENT NO MORE THAN SIX MONTHS.
  • COPY OF THE PASSPORT.
  • PROOF OF HAVING PASSED THE 4 STCW BASIC COURSES
  • PROFICIENCY IN SURVIVAL TECHNIQUES

A-VI/I-1-STCW.

  • FIRE PREVENTION AD FIRE FIGHTING

A-VI/I-2- STCW.

  • PROFICIENCY IN ELEMENTARY FIRST AID

A-VI/I-3- STCW.

  • PERSONAL SAFETY AND SOCIAL RESPONSABILITIES

A-VI/I-4- STCW.

  • SECURITY AWARENESS CERTIFICATE ISSUED ACCORDING WITH THE STCW RULE VI/6-1 ENDORSED BY THE PANAMANIAN MARITIME ADMINISTRATION OR SECURITY AWARENESS WITH DESIGNATED SECURITY DUTIES STCW VI/6-2.
  • VALID MEDICAL CERTIFICATE IN ACCORDANCE TI REGULATION I/9 OF THE STCW, AMENDED AND REGULATION 1.2 OF THE MLC,2006.
  • THE APPLICANT MUST BE 18 YEARS OLD.
  • THE APPLICANT MUST HAVE COMPELTE A TRAINING COURSE RECOGNIZED BY THE PANAMA MARITIME AUTHORITY, VOCERING PRACTICAL COOKERY, FOOD AND PERSONAL HYGIENE FOOD STORAGE, STOCK CONTROL, ENVIROMENTAL PROTECTION AND CATERING HEALTH AND SAFETY.
  • THE APPLICANT SHALL ENDORSE THE TRAINING COURSE RECOFNIZED BY THE PANAMA MAIRITIME AUTHORITY, COVERING PRACTICAL COOKERY, FOOD AND PERSONAL HYFIENE, FOOD STORAGE, STOCK CONTROL, ENVIROMENTAL PROTECTION AND CATERING HEALTH AND SAFETY.
  • NO EXPERIENCE ON BOARD IS REQUIRED.

 

STEWARD

  • APPLICATION FORM (PLEASE INCLUDE ALL YOUR CONTACT DETAILS).
  • PASSPORT COPY.
  • SIX (6) PHOTOS FULL COLOUR OF 3X3 CENTIMETERS ( SHOULDERS AND FACE WITHOUT HAT) THE PHOTOGRAPH MUST BE RECENT NO MORE THAN SIX MONTHS.
  • LETTER OF EXPERIENCE OF THE APPLICANT:

The letter of experience must contain:

  • Name of the vessel where the applicant will be working and has work in the before.
  • The IMO number of the vessel
  • The Rank/ capacity/ position of the applicant
  • Name of the applicant
  • It is important that the signature and the stamp of the master of the vessel, however, the signature of the CEO of the Company that is applying of behalf of the seafarer will be also accepted.
  • If the letter is signed by the CEO of the Manning agency, the information of the manning agency must be showed as well.
  • The letter must be dated.
  • Please do not use abbreviations, specified the rank according with the list of ranks provided by the Panamanian Maritime Authority attached to this email.
  • PROOF OF HAVING PASSED THE 4 STCW BASIC COURSES : ( THE CERTIFICATES MUST BE ISSUED ACCORDING TO THE STCW AND THEY MUST SHOW THE RESPECTIVE RULE)
  • PROFICIENCY IN SURVIVAL TECHNIQUES

A-VI/I-1-STCW.

  • FIRE PREVENTION AD FIRE FIGHTING

A-VI/I-2- STCW.

  • PROFICIENCY IN ELEMENTARY FIRST AID

A-VI/I-3- STCW.

  • PERSONAL SAFETY AND SOCIAL RESPONSABILITIES

A-VI/I-4- STCW.

  • SECURITY AWARENESS CERTIFICATE ISSUED ACCORDING WITH THE STCW RULE VI/6-1 ENDORSED BY THE PANAMANIAN MARITIME ADMINISTRATION OR SECURITY AWARENESS WITH DESIGNATED SECURITY DUTIES STCW VI/6-2.
  • VALID MEDICAL CERTIFICATE IN ACCORDANCE TI REGULATION I/9 OF THE STCW, AMENDED AND REGULATION 1.2 OF THE MLC,2006.

 

WIPER   

  • APPLICATION FORM (PLEASE INCLUDE ALL YOUR CONTACT DETAILS).
  • SIX (6) PHOTOS FULL COLOUR OF 3X3 CENTIMETERS ( SHOULDERS AND FACE WITHOUT HAT) THE PHOTOGRAPH MUST BE RECENT NO MORE THAN SIX MONTHS .
  • COPY OF THE PASSPORT.
  • LETTER OF EXPERIENCE OF THE APPLICANT:

The letter of experience must contain:

  • Name of the vessel where the applicant will be working and has work in the before.
  • The IMO number of the vessel
  • The Rank/ capacity/ position of the applicant
  • Name of the applicant
  • It is important that the signature and the stamp of the master of the vessel, however, the signature of the CEO of the Company that is applying of behalf of the seafarer will be also accepted.
  • If the letter is signed by the CEO of the Manning agency, the information of the manning agency must be showed as well.
  • The letter must be dated.
  • Please do not use abbreviations, specified the rank according with the list of ranks provided by the Panamanian Maritime Authority attached to this email.
  • PROOF OF HAVING PASSED THE 4 STCW BASIC COURSES : ( THE CERTIFICATES MUST BE ISSUED ACCORDING TO THE STCW AND THEY MUST SHOW THE RESPECTIVE RULE)
  • PROFICIENCY IN SURVIVAL TECHNIQUES

A-VI/I-1-STCW.

  • FIRE PREVENTION AD FIRE FIGHTING

A-VI/I-2- STCW.

  • PROFICIENCY IN ELEMENTARY FIRST AID

A-VI/I-3- STCW.

  • PERSONAL SAFETY AND SOCIAL RESPONSABILITIES

A-VI/I-4- STCW.

  • SECURITY AWARENESS CERTIFICATE ISSUED ACCORDING WITH THE STCW RULE VI/6-1 ENDORSED BY THE PANAMANIAN MARITIME ADMINISTRATION OR SECURITY AWARENESS WITH DESIGNATED SECURITY DUTIES STCW VI/6-2.
  • VALID MEDICAL CERTIFICATE IN ACCORDANCE TI REGULATION I/9 OF THE STCW, AMENDED AND REGULATION 1.2 OF THE MLC,2006.

  

ORDINARY SEAMAN  

  • APPLICATION FORM (PLEASE INCLUDE ALL YOUR CONTACT DETAILS).
  • SIX (6) PHOTOS FULL COLOUR OF 3X3 CENTIMETERS ( SHOULDERS AND FACE WITHOUT HAT) THE PHOTOGRAPH MUST BE RECENT NO MORE THAN SIX MONTHS.
  • COPY OF THE PASSPORT.
  • LETTER OF EXPERIENCE OF THE APPLICANT:

The letter of experience must contain:

  • Name of the vessel where the applicant will be working and has work in the before.
  • The IMO number of the vessel
  • The Rank/ capacity/ position of the applicant
  • Name of the applicant
  • It is important that the signature and the stamp of the master of the vessel, however, the signature of the CEO of the Company that is applying of behalf of the seafarer will be also accepted.
  • If the letter is signed by the CEO of the Manning agency, the information of the manning agency must be showed as well.
  • The letter must be dated.
  • Please do not use abbreviations, specified the rank according with the list of ranks provided by the Panamanian Maritime Authority attached to this email.
  • PROOF OF HAVING PASSED THE 4 STCW BASIC COURSES : ( THE CERTIFICATES MUST BE ISSUED ACCORDING TO THE STCW AND THEY MUST SHOW THE RESPECTIVE RULE)
  • PROFICIENCY IN SURVIVAL TECHNIQUES

A-VI/I-1-STCW.

  • FIRE PREVENTION AD FIRE FIGHTING

A-VI/I-2- STCW.

  • PROFICIENCY IN ELEMENTARY FIRST AID

A-VI/I-3- STCW.

  • PERSONAL SAFETY AND SOCIAL RESPONSABILITIES

A-VI/I-4- STCW.

  • SECURITY AWARENESS CERTIFICATE ISSUED ACCORDING WITH THE STCW RULE VI/6-1 ENDORSED BY THE PANAMANIAN MARITIME ADMINISTRATION OR SECURITY AWARENESS WITH DESIGNATED SECURITY DUTIES STCW VI/6-2.
  • VALID MEDICAL CERTIFICATE IN ACCORDANCE TI REGULATION I/9 OF THE STCW, AMENDED AND REGULATION 1.2 OF THE MLC,2006.

 

ELECTRICAL ENGINEER  

  • APPLICATION FORM (PLEASE INCLUDE ALL YOUR CONTACT DETAILS).
  • SIX (6) PHOTOS FULL COLOUR OF 3X3 CENTIMETERS ( SHOULDERS AND FACE WITHOUT HAT) THE PHOTOGRAPH MUST BE RECENT NO MORE THAN SIX MONTHS.
  • COPY OF THE PASSPORT.
  • DISCHARGE BOOK.
  • LETTER OF EXPERIENCE OF THE APPLICANT:

The letter of experience must contain:

  • Name of the vessel where the applicant will be working and has work in the before.
  • The IMO number of the vessel
  • The Rank/ capacity/ position of the applicant
  • Name of the applicant
  • It is important that the signature and the stamp of the master of the vessel, however, the signature of the CEO of the Company that is applying of behalf of the seafarer will be also accepted.
  • If the letter is signed by the CEO of the Manning agency, the information of the manning agency must be showed as well.
  • The letter must be dated.
  • Please do not use abbreviations, specified the rank according with the list of ranks provided by the Panamanian Maritime Authority attached to this email.
  • COPY OF THE DIPLOMA OR CERTIFICATES AS ELECTRICAL ENGINEER.
  • PROOF OF HAVING PASSED THE 4 STCW BASIC COURSES : ( THE CERTIFICATES MUST BE ISSUED ACCORDING TO THE STCW AND THEY MUST SHOW THE RESPECTIVE RULE)
  • PROFICIENCY IN SURVIVAL TECHNIQUES

A-VI/I-1-STCW.

  • FIRE PREVENTION AD FIRE FIGHTING

A-VI/I-2- STCW.

  • PROFICIENCY IN ELEMENTARY FIRST AID

A-VI/I-3- STCW.

  • PERSONAL SAFETY AND SOCIAL RESPONSABILITIES

A-VI/I-4- STCW.

  • SECURITY AWARENESS CERTIFICATE ISSUED ACCORDING WITH THE STCW RULE VI/6-1 ENDORSED BY THE PANAMANIAN MARITIME ADMINISTRATION OR SECURITY AWARENESS WITH DESIGNATED SECURITY DUTIES STCW VI/6-2.
  • VALID MEDICAL CERTIFICATE IN ACCORDANCE TI REGULATION I/9 OF THE STCW, AMENDED AND REGULATION 1.2 OF THE MLC,2006.

 

ELECTRICIANS  

  • APPLICATION FORM (PLEASE INCLUDE ALL YOUR CONTACT DETAILS).
  • SIX (6) PHOTOS FULL COLOUR OF 3X3 CENTIMETERS ( SHOULDERS AND FACE WITHOUT HAT) THE PHOTOGRAPH MUST BE RECENT NO MORE THAN SIX MONTHS.
  • COPY OF THE PASSPORT.
  • DISCHARGE BOOK WITH THE EXPERIENCE AS ELECTRICIAN.
  • LETTER OF EXPERIENCE OF THE APPLICANT:

The letter of experience must contain:

  • Name of the vessel where the applicant will be working and has work in the before.
  • The IMO number of the vessel
  • The Rank/ capacity/ position of the applicant
  • Name of the applicant
  • It is important that the signature and the stamp of the master of the vessel, however, the signature of the CEO of the Company that is applying of behalf of the seafarer will be also accepted.
  • If the letter is signed by the CEO of the Manning agency, the information of the manning agency must be showed as well.
  • The letter must be dated.
  • Please do not use abbreviations, specified the rank according with the list of ranks provided by the Panamanian Maritime Authority attached to this email.
  • PROOF OF HAVING PASSED THE 4 STCW BASIC COURSES : ( THE CERTIFICATES MUST BE ISSUED ACCORDING TO THE STCW AND THEY MUST SHOW THE RESPECTIVE RULE)
  • PROFICIENCY IN SURVIVAL TECHNIQUES

A-VI/I-1-STCW.

  • FIRE PREVENTION AD FIRE FIGHTING

A-VI/I-2- STCW.

  • PROFICIENCY IN ELEMENTARY FIRST AID

A-VI/I-3- STCW.

  • PERSONAL SAFETY AND SOCIAL RESPONSABILITIES

A-VI/I-4- STCW.

  • SECURITY AWARENESS CERTIFICATE ISSUED ACCORDING WITH THE STCW RULE VI/6-1 ENDORSED BY THE PANAMANIAN MARITIME ADMINISTRATION OR SECURITY AWARENESS WITH DESIGNATED SECURITY DUTIES STCW VI/6-2.
  • VALID MEDICAL CERTIFICATE IN ACCORDANCE TI REGULATION I/9 OF THE STCW, AMENDED AND REGULATION 1.2 OF THE MLC,2006.

 

FITTER 

  • APPLICATION FORM (PLEASE INCLUDE ALL YOUR CONTACT DETAILS).
  • SIX (6) PHOTOS FULL COLOUR OF 3X3 CENTIMETERS ( SHOULDERS AND FACE WITHOUT HAT) THE PHOTOGRAPH MUST BE RECENT NO MORE THAN SIX MONTHS.
  • COPY OF THE PASSPORT.
  • LETTER OF EXPERIENCE OF THE APPLICANT:

The letter of experience must contain:

  • Name of the vessel where the applicant will be working and has work in the before.
  • The IMO number of the vessel
  • The Rank/ capacity/ position of the applicant
  • Name of the applicant
  • It is important that the signature and the stamp of the master of the vessel, however, the signature of the CEO of the Company that is applying of behalf of the seafarer will be also accepted.
  • If the letter is signed by the CEO of the Manning agency, the information of the manning agency must be showed as well.
  • The letter must be dated.
  • Please do not use abbreviations, specified the rank according with the list of ranks provided by the Panamanian Maritime Authority attached to this email.
  • PROOF OF HAVING PASSED THE 4 STCW BASIC COURSES : ( THE CERTIFICATES MUST BE ISSUED ACCORDING TO THE STCW AND THEY MUST SHOW THE RESPECTIVE RULE)
  • PROFICIENCY IN SURVIVAL TECHNIQUES

A-VI/I-1-STCW.

  • FIRE PREVENTION AD FIRE FIGHTING

A-VI/I-2- STCW.

  • PROFICIENCY IN ELEMENTARY FIRST AID

A-VI/I-3- STCW.

  • PERSONAL SAFETY AND SOCIAL RESPONSABILITIES

A-VI/I-4- STCW.

  • SECURITY AWARENESS CERTIFICATE ISSUED ACCORDING WITH THE STCW RULE VI/6-1 ENDORSED BY THE PANAMANIAN MARITIME ADMINISTRATION OR SECURITY AWARENESS WITH DESIGNATED SECURITY DUTIES STCW VI/6-2.
  • VALID MEDICAL CERTIFICATE IN ACCORDANCE TI REGULATION I/9 OF THE STCW, AMENDED AND REGULATION 1.2 OF THE MLC,2006.

 

DECK OR ENGINE CADETS

  • APPLICATION FORM (PLEASE INCLUDE ALL YOUR CONTACT DETAILS).
  • SIX (6) PHOTOS FULL COLOUR OF 3X3 CENTIMETERS ( SHOULDERS AND FACE WITHOUT HAT) THE PHOTOGRAPH MUST BE RECENT NO MORE THAN SIX MONTHS.
  • COPY OF THE PASSPORT.
  • LETTER OF EXPERIENCE OF THE APPLICANT:

The letter of experience must contain:

  • Name of the vessel where the applicant will be working and has work in the before.
  • The IMO number of the vessel
  • The Rank/ capacity/ position of the applicant
  • Name of the applicant
  • It is important that the signature and the stamp of the master of the vessel, however, the signature of the CEO of the Company that is applying of behalf of the seafarer will be also accepted.
  • If the letter is signed by the CEO of the Manning agency, the information of the manning agency must be showed as well.
  • The letter must be dated.
  • Please do not use abbreviations, specified the rank according with the list of ranks provided by the Panamanian Maritime Authority attached to this email.
  • PROOF OF HAVING PASSED THE 4 STCW BASIC COURSES : ( THE CERTIFICATES MUST BE ISSUED ACCORDING TO THE STCW AND THEY MUST SHOW THE RESPECTIVE RULE)
  • PROFICIENCY IN SURVIVAL TECHNIQUES

A-VI/I-1-STCW.

  • FIRE PREVENTION AD FIRE FIGHTING

A-VI/I-2- STCW.

  • PROFICIENCY IN ELEMENTARY FIRST AID

A-VI/I-3- STCW.

  • PERSONAL SAFETY AND SOCIAL RESPONSABILITIES

A-VI/I-4- STCW.

  • SECURITY AWARENESS CERTIFICATE ISSUED ACCORDING WITH THE STCW RULE VI/6-1 ENDORSED BY THE PANAMANIAN MARITIME ADMINISTRATION OR SECURITY AWARENESS WITH DESIGNATED SECURITY DUTIES STCW VI/6-2.
  • VALID MEDICAL CERTIFICATE IN ACCORDANCE TI REGULATION I/9 OF THE STCW, AMENDED AND REGULATION 1.2 OF THE MLC,2006.

 

MARINE TECHNICIAN

  • APPLICATION FORM (PLEASE INCLUDE ALL YOUR CONTACT DETAILS).
  • SIX (6) PHOTOS FULL COLOUR OF 3X3 CENTIMETERS ( SHOULDERS AND FACE WITHOUT HAT) THE PHOTOGRAPH MUST BE RECENT NO MORE THAN SIX MONTHS.
  • COPY OF THE PASSPORT.
  • LETTER OF EXPERIENCE OF THE APPLICANT:

The letter of experience must contain:

  • Name of the vessel where the applicant will be working and has work in the before.
  • The IMO number of the vessel
  • The Rank/ capacity/ position of the applicant
  • Name of the applicant
  • It is important that the signature and the stamp of the master of the vessel, however, the signature of the CEO of the Company that is applying of behalf of the seafarer will be also accepted.
  • If the letter is signed by the CEO of the Manning agency, the information of the manning agency must be showed as well.
  • The letter must be dated.
  • Please do not use abbreviations, specified the rank according with the list of ranks provided by the Panamanian Maritime Authority attached to this email.
  • PROOF OF HAVING PASSED THE 4 STCW BASIC COURSES : ( THE CERTIFICATES MUST BE ISSUED ACCORDING TO THE STCW AND THEY MUST SHOW THE RESPECTIVE RULE)
  • PROFICIENCY IN SURVIVAL TECHNIQUES

A-VI/I-1-STCW.

  • FIRE PREVENTION AD FIRE FIGHTING

A-VI/I-2- STCW.

  • PROFICIENCY IN ELEMENTARY FIRST AID

A-VI/I-3- STCW.

  • PERSONAL SAFETY AND SOCIAL RESPONSABILITIES

A-VI/I-4- STCW.

  • SECURITY AWARENESS CERTIFICATE ISSUED ACCORDING WITH THE STCW RULE VI/6-1 ENDORSED BY THE PANAMANIAN MARITIME ADMINISTRATION OR SECURITY AWARENESS WITH DESIGNATED SECURITY DUTIES STCW VI/6-2.
  • VALID MEDICAL CERTIFICATE IN ACCORDANCE TI REGULATION I/9 OF THE STCW, AMENDED AND REGULATION 1.2 OF THE MLC,2006.

 

HOTEL STAFF:

  • APPLICATION FORM (PLEASE INCLUDE ALL YOUR CONTACT DETAILS).
  • SIX (6) PHOTOS FULL COLOUR OF 3X3 CENTIMETERS ( SHOULDERS AND FACE WITHOUT HAT) THE PHOTOGRAPH MUST BE RECENT NO MORE THAN SIX MONTHS LETTER FROM THE COMPANY STATING THAT THE APPLICANT WILL JOIN THE VESSEL AS MARINE TECHNICIAN.
  • PROOF OF HAVING PASSED THE 4 STCW BASIC COURSES : ( THE CERTIFICATES MUST BE ISSUED ACCORDING TO THE STCW AND THEY MUST SHOW THE RESPECTIVE RULE)
  • PROFICIENCY IN SURVIVAL TECHNIQUES

A-VI/I-1-STCW.

  • FIRE PREVENTION AD FIRE FIGHTING

A-VI/I-2- STCW.

  • PROFICIENCY IN ELEMENTARY FIRST AID

A-VI/I-3- STCW.

  • PERSONAL SAFETY AND SOCIAL RESPONSABILITIES

A-VI/I-4- STCW.

  • CROWD MANAGEMENT, PASSENGER SAFETY AND SAFETY TRINING FOR PERSONNEL PROVIDING DIRECT SERVICES TO PASSENGERS IN PASSENGER SPACES ( IMP 1.28).
  • PASSPORT COPY.
  • SECURITY AWARENESS CERTIFICATE ISSUED ACCORDING WITH THE STCW RULE VI/6-1 ENDORSED BY THE PANAMANIAN MARITIME ADMINISTRATION OR SECURITY AWARENESS WITH DESIGNATED SECURITY DUTIES STCW VI/6-2.
  • VALID MEDICAL CERTIFICATE IN ACCORDANCE TI REGULATION I/9 OF THE STCW, AMENDED AND REGULATION 1.2 OF THE MLC,2006.

DOCTORS AND NURSES:

  • APPLICATION FORM (PLEASE INCLUDE ALL YOUR CONTACT DETAILS).
  • SIX (6) PHOTOS FULL COLOUR OF 3X3 CENTIMETERS ( SHOULDERS AND FACE WITHOUT HAT) THE PHOTOGRAPH MUST BE RECENT NO MORE THAN SIX MONTHS.
  • COPY OF PASSPORT.
  • TITLE OF THE DOCTOR OR NURSE IN ENGLISH.
  • PROOF OF HAVING PASSED THE 4 STCW BASIC COURSES : ( THE CERTIFICATES MUST BE ISSUED ACCORDING TO THE STCW AND THEY MUST SHOW THE RESPECTIVE RULE)
  • PROFICIENCY IN SURVIVAL TECHNIQUES

A-VI/I-1-STCW.

  • FIRE PREVENTION AD FIRE FIGHTING

A-VI/I-2- STCW.

  • PROFICIENCY IN ELEMENTARY FIRST AID

A-VI/I-3- STCW.

  • PERSONAL SAFETY AND SOCIAL RESPONSABILITIES

A-VI/I-4- STCW.

  • SECURITY AWARENESS CERTIFICATE ISSUED ACCORDING WITH THE STCW RULE VI/6-1 ENDORSED BY THE PANAMANIAN MARITIME ADMINISTRATION OR SECURITY AWARENESS WITH DESIGNATED SECURITY DUTIES STCW VI/6-2.
  • VALID MEDICAL CERTIFICATE IN ACCORDANCE TI REGULATION I/9 OF THE STCW, AMENDED AND REGULATION 1.2 OF THE MLC,2006.

 

TO ENDORSE A GMDDS:

  • APPLICATION FORM (PLEASE INCLUDE ALL YOUR CONTACT DETAILS).
  • SIX (6) PHOTOS FULL COLOUR OF 3X3 CENTIMETERS ( SHOULDERS AND FACE WITHOUT HAT) THE PHOTOGRAPH MUST BE RECENT NO MORE THAN SIX MONTHS .
  • COPY OF THE PASSPORT.
  • COPY OF THE G.M.D.S.S CERTIFICATE.
  • VALID MEDICAL CERTIFICATE IN ACCORDANCE TI REGULATION I/9 OF THE STCW, AMENDED AND REGULATION 1.2 OF THE MLC,2006.
  • SHIP SECURITY OFFICER CERTIFICATE or SHIP SECURITY AWARENESS WITH DESIGNATED DUTIES CERTIFICATE ISSUED ACCORDING WITH THE STCW RULE VI/6-2 ENDORSED BY THE PANAMANIAN MARITIME ADMINISTRATION.

TO ENDORSE A  OIL/ CHEMICAL / GAS TANKER COURSE:

  • APPLICATION FORM (PLEASE INCLUDE ALL YOUR CONTACT DETAILS).
  • COPY OF THE PASSPORT.
  • COPY OF THE CERTIFICATE ( VALID FOR 5 YEARS ONLY)
  • COPY OF THE PANAMANIAN LICENSE.
  • VALID MEDICAL CERTIFICATE IN ACCORDANCE TI REGULATION I/9 OF THE STCW, AMENDED AND REGULATION 1.2 OF THE MLC,2006.

 

requirements to apply for an SHIP SECURITY OFFICER ENDORSEMENT:

  • APPLICATION FORM (PLEASE INCLUDE ALL YOUR CONTACT DETAILS).
  • COPY OF THE PASSPORT.
  • SSO CERTIFICATE ISSUED UNDER THE STCW SHOWING THE RULE VI/5
  • COPY OF THE PANAMANIAN LICENSE.
  • VALID MEDICAL CERTIFICATE IN ACCORDANCE TI REGULATION I/9 OF THE STCW, AMENDED AND REGULATION 1.2 OF THE MLC,2006.
  • SIX COLOUR PHOTOGRAPHS SIZE  3X3 CM.

Please note that the cost of the application for the endorsement of SSO  might vary depending on the document submitted.

* valid Ship Security Officer certificate endorsed by the administration of country where the document was issue.

* valid Ship Security Officer certificate without the endorsement of the administration where the document was issued.

* expired Ship Security Officer certificate.

 

SHIP SECURITY AWARENESS CERTIFICATE:

  • APPLICATION FORM (PLEASE INCLUDE ALL YOUR CONTACT DETAILS).
  • COPY OF THE PASSPORT.
  • SHIP SECURITY AWARENES CERTIFICATE ISSUED UNDER THE STCW SHOWING THE RULE VI/6-1 ( FOR RATINGS).
  • COPY OF THE PANAMANIAN LICENSE.
  • VALID MEDICAL CERTIFICATE IN ACCORDANCE TI REGULATION I/9 OF THE STCW, AMENDED AND REGULATION 1.2 OF THE MLC,2006.

 

SHIP SECURITY AWARENESS  WITH DESIGNATED DUTIES CERTIFICATE: 

  • APPLICATION FORM (PLEASE INCLUDE ALL YOUR CONTACT DETAILS).
  • COPY OF THE PASSPORT.
  • SHIP SECURITY AWARENESSCERTIFICATE WITH DESIGNATED DUTIES WITH RULE VI/6-2.
  • COPY OF THE PANAMANIAN LICENSE.
  • VALID MEDICAL CERTIFICATE IN ACCORDANCE TI REGULATION I/9 OF THE STCW, AMENDED AND REGULATION 1.2 OF THE MLC,2006.

 

Please note that According to the STCW and what is required by the PANAMA MARITIME AUTHORITY, the basic courses  ( STCW ) will be valid up to 5 years after they have been issued.

Therefore, even if they do not show an expiry date, the document is considered expired. We are able to renew and endorse the courses in the case that they are expired.

 

IMPORTANT NOTE:

The applications must send to the Consulate General of Panama by Post to the following address:

License Department

CONSULATE GENERAL OF PANAMA

40 HERTFORD STREET

LONDON, W1J 7SH

UNITED KINGDOM

 

 

DELIVERIES OF THE CTS AND THE SEAMANS BOOKS.

COURIERS

Deliveries of the CT and Seaman Books are done at your cost.

We are unable to arrange for couriers, bikes, or postal stamps for delivery of the books to be charged to our account.

As an alternative, please indicate the NUMBER OF YOUR COURIER and we can send the books back to the designated address at your cost.
You may also make your payments by sterling pounds; please contact the Consulate with regards to this.

The Service used by the Consulate of Panama in London is First Class sign for by Royal Mail

Please note that the Delivery of the books is not included in the quoted price. The standard fees as follows:

QTY            U.K.      Europe      Outside Europe
1-5             £5.00     $30.00           $40.00
6-10         £10.00     $40.00           $50.00
11-20       £12.00     $50.00           $60.00
21-30       £15.00     $60.00           $70.00
31-50       £20.00     $70.00           $80.00

The Consulate of Panama in London  will not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, in any way for any loss, damage or delay of any kind incurred by ROYAL MAIL or any other Courier Company.

Original documents can be collected in person at the office of The Consulate of Panama in London by appointment.

In the case that the payment is made in USD the instruction for the bank transfer is:

 

METHODS OF PAYMENT:

  • CASH: USD / GBP
  • CHEQUES: Addressed to: CONSULATE GENERAL OF PANAMA.  (please note that we are only able to accept cheques in GBP, in case that you really need to pay in USD there is an additional  charge of $20.00 USD that will cover the commission fees that the bank  will charge for using an intermediary bank for the currency exchange).
  • BANK TRANSFER: Please note that all bank charges should be assumed by the client.

(Please note that in case of  USD wire transfers there is an additional charge of $20.00 USD that will cover the commission fees that the bank will charge for using an intermediary bank for the currency exchange).

 If you have any questions don’t hesitate to contact us

Estefania Proaño

License Department

CONSULATE GENERAL OF PANAMA

40 HERTFORD STREET

LONDON, W1J 7SH

UNITED KINGDOM

TEL. +44 (0) 207 409 2255 EXT.206

crew@panamaconsul.co.uk

www.panamaconsul.co.uk