Extension of MMC Endorsements, Medical Certificates and Course Approvals

June 8th 2020

The Coast Guard has updated its guidance on credentials, medical certificates and course approvals in keeping with national guidance on Covid-19.

The agency has also consulted with the International Maritime Organization and other administrations to ensure alignment with respect to the extension of endorsements issued in accordance with the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers, 1978, as amended (STCW).

To see the Coast Guard’s most recent guidance, click here.