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Postponed: Qualified Assessor Requirement

12/21/2017: As a result of the limited number of approved Qualified Assessors, the Coast Guard has announced it is postponing for two years the requirement that STCW assessments be signed off by a QA.  Until December 31, 2019, the Coast Guard will continue to allow the STCW assessments to be signed by an assessor who […]

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Postponement of QA Requirements

On June 6, 2016, and again on July 7, 2016, NMC announced it is postponing the requirement that STCW assessments be signed off by a “Qualified Assessor.”  NMC anticipated that there would not be enough QAs to meet the requirement by the end of 2016, so the deadline was pushed back one year, to December 31, 2017.  Until that […]

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