As a seafarer one needs to have valid (seafarer) documents, such as :

  • Passport
  • Seaman's book
  • Certificate of competence
  • Seafarer health certificate
  • Basic safety training
  • Ship Security Officer
  • Designated Security Duties
  • Security Awareness

For more information about the required documents, look on the websites below :

Since this work has an international character, one needs to be able to speak and understand reasonably good English.