Issuance of Panama National Licenses (COC)

Procedure for issuance of Panama Title Endorsement

Issuance of Panama national licenses (COC)
Issuance of Honduras marine licenses (COC) and Upgrade of rank of competence

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Pleasure vessels and Yachts Registration

PANAMA ENDORSEMENTS

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Procedure for issuance of Panama Title Endorsement

PANAMA COC

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Issuance of Panama national licenses (COC)

HONDURAS COC

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Issuance of Honduras marine licenses (COC) and Upgrade of rank of competence

Renewal and Upgrade of Panama Certificate of Competency

Having a Panamanian COC is important for seafarers wiling to extend their job opportunities since Panama has the largest registered fleet of ships in the world and Panama COC is worldwide recognized by other flag administrations.

According to new policy The Panama Maritime Authority do not cary out assessments and do not issue new Panama COC anymore, however, as per published circulars in force Panama will proceed with Renewals and Upgrades of Panama COC for those officers who’s already possess Panama COC and fullfil all requirements.

Requirements:

To proceed with Renewal or Upgrade of Panama COC please send us the following scan copies in pdf format by email (each requirement separately scanned):

  1. Filled out application form. Download:
    RENEWAL FORM / UPGRADE FORM. (Please do not fill out details of broker).
  2. Color copy photograph (in high resolution jpeg format) and signature with black ink in white background.
  3. Valid passport copy. Please scan only pages showing personal data and signature.
  4. Valid Medical Fitness Certificate: According to MLC 2006 or STCW/ ILO. If you do not have it please use MLC 2006 form.
  5. Panama COC to be renewed and Panama SSO license or DSD endorsement course.
  6. Panama Seaman’s book: Only first page showing your data and pages showing sea service experience. Other nationality SB or DC with sea service record can also be send.
  7. Experience letter/s: Indicating sea service showing periods served, capacity, tonnage and KW of the ship. For upgrade of Rank of competence valid STCW courses have to be presented by email.

    Please see required courses for Deck Officers and Engineer officers.

For more information please contact our office at:
Email: office@pmacertification.com

ISSUANCE OF LIBERIA NATIONAL LICENSES (COC)

The Liberian Registry is the second largest in the world, with over 3200 ships of more than 100 million gross tons, which represents 10 percent of the world’s ocean-going fleet.

In order to assist you with issuance of new Liberia COC, renewal or Upgrade of rank of competence, please send the documents to our office for review to: office@pmacertification.com

The document review process consists of two stages: in the first one, the personnel assigned in our office will do the first review and then the Liberian administration will do a second review.

Step 1 – Documents Review

In order to proceed with evaluation for issuance of COC please send us the scan copies in pdf format by email (each required document separately scanned):

  1. Filled up application form – APPLICATION FORM
  2. Digital copy previous of all Officer CoCs
  3. Digital copy of all STCW Training Courses Certificates – LIST OF REQUIRED STCW COURSES
  4. Digital copy of all previous Endorsements
  5. Digital copy of all Sea Services Records / Sea Service Letters
  6. Digital copy of valid Medical Certificate
  7. Digital copy of valid Passport
  8. Digital ID Photo (in color with white background in size 1.75″ x 1.75″ /45 mm x 45 mm.)

In case your documents are approved by the Administration, we will prepare you the quotation with the related costs for the Examination process.

Step 2 – Examination

There is a written exam and practical exam.

We will assist you in training and examination program.

Written Exam

LISCR Examination Platform: https://seafarerexam.liscr.com/

We will give you a password and key to enter the platform.

Practical Exam

The Liberia approved training center assessor will coordinate with you the exam according to the available schedule.

The minimum rating you must obtain is up to 70% per each Exam Parts (Platform Exam).

You have up to five chances within the 3 months to retake each part of the exam and the highest grade obtained will be taken into account.

Step 3 – Application for Officer CoC

Once you have approved all the examinations, we will start the process to request the Liberian Officer Certificates of Competency.

For more information please contact our office at:
Email: office@pmacertification.com

Procedure for issuance of Panama Title Endorsement

Issuance of Panama national licenses (COC)
Issuance of Honduras marine licenses (COC) and Upgrade of rank of competence

Yacht registration

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Pleasure vessels and Yachts Registration

PANAMA ENDORSEMENTS

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Procedure for issuance of Panama Title Endorsement

PANAMA COC

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Issuance of Panama national licenses (COC)

HONDURAS COC

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Issuance of Honduras marine licenses (COC) and Upgrade of rank of competence