STCW Chapter III
Engine Department
STCW NVICs

Navigation and Vessel Inspection Circulars (NVIC) concerning STCW Chapter III - Engine Department are listed below.

Listing of NVIC documents that relate to Chapter III of the new STCW requirements listed by title and document number.
Title Document Number
Guidelines for assessment of Merchant Mariner's proficiency for certification as ratings forming part of an engineering watch through demonstration of skills.  01-06
Guidelines for assessing merchant mariners through demonstrations of proficiency as officers in charge of engineering watches in manned engine-rooms or as designated duty engineers in periodically unmanned engine-rooms. 09-04
Guidance on STCW Quality Standards Systems (QSS) for merchant mariner courses or training programs. 09-01
Qualifications of engineer officers serving on seagoing vessels with gas turbine main propulsion. 02-01
Clarification of the application of the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW), 1978, as amended, to vessels less than 200 gross register tons (GRT). 07-00
Issuance of international forms required by the STCW to validate merchant mariner licenses and documents. 06-00
Ch-1 to 05-01, guidance for enhancing the operational safety of domestic high-speed vessels. 05-01_ch_1
Guidance on Company Roles and Responsibilities Under the 1995 Amendments to the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification, and Watchkeeping (STCW) 04-97
Special Training Requirements for Merchant Mariners Serving on Roll-on-Roll-off (RO-RO) Passenger Ships 06-98
Refresher Courses for Continued Professional Competence for License Renewals 01-99
Port State Control Guidelines for the Enforcement of the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification, and Watchkeeping for Seafarers, 1978 (STCW) 03-98