Norwegian Maritime Rules and Regulations

Norwegian Maritime Rules and Regulations for non-Norwegian Masters serving on NIS vessels. The course will be held  on request with minimum four participants. 

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MariTrain can assist with accommodation, transportation to and from the airport and application for endorsement at the Norwegian Embassy after completion of the course.


A three day course for non-Norwegian Masters who will serve on NIS flagged vessels in accordance with regulation I/10 of the STCW Convention, ref. Regulation of 22 December 2011 no 1524, §85 1) b)


MariTrain is approved by the Norwegian Maritime Authority (NMA) according to regulation of 22nd December 2010 no 1523 Regulation on qualification and certification of Seafarers §14 educational institutions and training and RSV 01-2008 regarding approval of Maritime Training Centers.


After successful completion of the course the trainee will be able to apply for endorsement as a Master on NIS registered vessels.

Course outline:

  • Registration
  • Introduction
  • Pre-Assessment Test
  • Presentation of The Norwegian Passenger and Cargo Ship Legislation
  • The different parts of The Legislation
  • Where and how to find what
  • Evaluation and understanding of the Regulation
  • Exercises
  • Examination


28 hours (3days)