Issuance of Panama national licenses(COC)
Issuance of Panama national licenses(COC)

Please note that according to new government policy Panama do not cary out assessments and do not issue Panama COC anymore.
However, please note that we may proceed with Renewals of Panama COC for those officers who’s already possess Panama COC. Upgrades of ranks are possible only from third to second deck / engine officers.

In order to proceed with renewal or issuance of upgraded Panama COC we need the following scan -copies of documents to be sent by email:

1.     Panama COC and ID (SB)

2.     Valid Passport copy- page showing your personal data.

3.      Continuous discharge book, or seaman’s book showing experience (periods served, capacity, tonnage/ Kw of the vessels).  Formal  letters of companies / employers proving  your  experience  may be  accepted.

4.      STCW Certificates for the rank 

5.      Medical Fitness Certificate according to MLC 2006 or STCW - not older than two years.

6.      3cmx3cm scan –copy color pictures.

 First will be issued Temporary certificate valid for three months and than Full term Panama COC valid for 5 years.

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