The following accreditation has been achieved by the Training
Following the conduct of an external audit, ISO 9001 accreditation by Bureau Veritas
Certification on behalf of UKAS Quality Management has been maintained since
- IALA VTS Training and Assessment
In accordance with the Guidelines for the Accreditation of Institutes for Training
VTS Personnel issued by the International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation
and Lighthouse Authorities (IALA), the Centre was accredited by Director of Marine
on behalf of the Competent Authority in December 2001.
- GMDSS Training and Examination
The approval to conduct course and examination of GMDSS General Operator’s
Certificate and Restricted Operator’s Certificate which comply with STCW
requirements was granted by the Office of the Communications Authority of the
Hong Kong SAR Government in May 2012.
- Radar Operator Training and Examination
The Radar Operator Course for Hong Kong waters fully complies with the
requirements of the Seafarers' Certification Section and is one of the approved courses
which fulfill the qualification requirements of a radar operator on board local ferries.
- Local Craft Simulation Training and Examination
The Local Craft Simulation Course for Hong Kong waters fully complies with the requirements of the Seafarers' Certification Section.