You will require this certificate if you intend to work on a regulated Australian vessel, domestic commercial vessel or a recreational vessel that has Australian nationality. There are different categories of proficiency certificates that can be issued, you will require a specific one in accordance with the type of work you intend to do on board.
The different categories of certificates of proficiency available are:
- Chief Integrated Rating;
- Integrated Rating;
- Survival craft and rescue boats other than fast rescue boats;
- Ship security officer; and
- Fast rescue boats.
Please note that the Agency has advised that this code is called up in Marine Orders - Part 70: Seafarer Certification.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.