As the leading small vessels training institution in South Africa, we are able to provide quality and professional SAMSA accredited skippers certificates of competency for all small vessels under OR over 9m in length. Training and course presentation can be done where and as required by our professionally qualified lectures and examiners.

This is the entry level skippers certification for all offshore certificates of Competence and allows the holder to operate One Nautical Mile offshore.

SAMSA Approved Training –

We offer a complete course presentation of Theory, Oral, Practical and Written Examination. Once all additional experiential learning and log time of 25 hours has been completed (excluded from course), we will issue a SAMSA approved Interim Certificate and due to the improved service from SAMSA we have a return time of the original certificate of approximately 6 months from date of submission

Please find below links to our complete application for skippers certification as per the new SAMSA regulations in Marine Notice 13 of 2011.

These requirements are required to be printed and completed where indicated before the  SAMSA Examination and or Training Course

DOWNLOAD LINK – CATEGORY E – One Nautical Mile Offshore – Sheltered Launch

Please download and print the attached PDF with NO back to back printing and each PDF page individually printed together prior to the course. Also not the medical test required, copy ID and ID pics needed to be brought along to the pre-arranged venue and course