Commercial Vessel Compliance

7/8/2016: Qualified Assessor requirements

The Coast Guard National Maritime Center posted a notice specifying the requirements for Qualified Assessor (QA). Mariners are encouraged to obtain approval as a QA in accordance with 46 CFR 10.405(a). Additional information on obtaining approval can be found NVIC 19-14 Enclosure (1).

For more information, please view the entire notice.

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