Is the expiry date on your STCW certificate fast approaching? Under the new STCW requirements, all seafarers now need to revalidate their certificate every five years. For many that time has come around again.
If you have worked in the maritime industry for many years you will probably be more familiar with the term STCW 95 than STCW 2010 but what is the difference between the two? Basically, STCW 2010 has replaced STCW 95 and is the new code that all seafarers working on board commercial vessels must