School and course approvals


The Danish Maritime Authority is responsible for approving the maritime courses offered according to our executive orders and educational plans.

If you want to be approved for offering maritime courses, you can read more about the requirements under Maritime courses.

If you want to read more about the maritime training programmes, you can find links for the Danish Agency for Higher Education below.

Overview of training programmes offered at the maritime training institutions

Overview of shipowners approved for work-experience placement

Approved courses

If you are looking for a specific course, you will find an overview of approved courses and course providers below. If you click on the name of the individual course providers, you will be led to their webpages. Here, you can read more about the courses and register, if relevant.

Overview of approved courses

            Course provider             Course

SIMAC

Svendborg

  • Course in ECDIS - Electronic Chart Display and Information System
  • Occupational health course for members of the safety group on board merchant vessels (section 16 course for merchant vessels)
  • Course in Danish maritime law for foreign senior officers except for masters
  • Course in Danish maritime law, ship administration and occupational health for foreign masters
  • Special qualification requirements, etc. for personnel on board passenger ships:
    • Section 5: Crisis management and human behaviour
    • Section 6: Passenger safety, cargo safety and hull integrity
    • Section 7: Arrangement and performance of rescue and fire drills
  • On board assessment of foreign ship's officers

See link to other training programmes

MARTEC

(Training ship Danmark)

Frederikshavn

  • Basic course in maritime safety, etc.:
    • Maritime safety (STCW A-VI/1-1)
    • First aid (STCW A-VI/1-3)
    • Personal safety (STCW A-VI/1-4)                    
  • Course in the operation of liferafts, lifeboats and rescue boats, except for fast rescue boats (STCW A-VI/2-1)
  • GMDSS radio course:
    • Restricted Operator's Certificate (ROC)
  • Test for certificate of proficiency in navigation for merchant vessels
  • Test for certificate of proficiency in motor operation

See link to other training programmes

Copenhagen School of Marine Engineering and Technology Management

Kgs. Lyngby

  • Test for certificate of proficiency in motor operation

See link to other training programmes

Aarhus School of Marine and Technical Engineering

Aarhus

  • Test for certificate of proficiency in motor operation

See link to other training programmes

Fredericia School of Marine Engineering

Fredericia

 

See link to other training programmes

Marstal Nautical Training Institute

Marstal

  • Course in tanker operation:
    • Basic oil and chemical tanker operation (STCW A-V/1-1-1)
    • Basic gas tanker operation (STCW A-V/1-2-1)
    • Management of oil tanker operations (STCW A-V/1-1-2)
    • Management of chemical tanker operations (STCW A-V/1-1-3)
    • Management of gas tanker operations (STCW A-V/1-2-2)
       
  • Full-mission bridge simulator course (STCW Reg. II/1 and II/2)
  • Course in ECDIS - Electronic Chart Display and Information System
  • GMDSS radio course:
    • General Operator's Certificate (GOC)
    • Restricted Operator's Certificate (ROC)
  • Occupational health course for members of the safety group in merchant vessels (Section 16 course for merchant vessels)
  • Course in Danish maritime law for foreign senior officers except for masters
  • Course in Danish maritime law, ship administration and occupational health for foreign masters
  • Education and training in RADAR and ARPA
  • Course in the operation of lifeboats, liferafts and rescue boats, except for fast rescue boats (STCW A-VI/2-1)
  • Training in maritime ship security
  • Course in general security preparedness (STCW A-VI/6-1)
    • Course in special security tasks (STCW A-VI/6-2)
    • Course as a Ship Security Officer (SSO) (STCW A-VI/5)
  • On-board assessment of foreign ship's officers

See link to other training programmes

Skagen Skipperskole

Skagen

  • Training in maritime security on board ships
  • Course in general security preparedness (STCW A-VI/6-1)
    • Course in special security tasks (STCW A-VI/6-2)
    • Course as a Ship Security Officer (SSO) (STCW A-VI/5)
  • Course in ECDIS - Electronic Chart Display and Information System
  • Course in Danish maritime law for foreign senior officers, except for masters
  • Course in Danish maritime law, ship administratino and occupational health for foreign masters
  • On board assessment of foreign ship's officers
  • Occupational health course for members of the safety group on board merchant vessels (section 16 course for merchant vessels)
  • Full mission bridge simulator course (STCW Reg. II/1 and II/2)
  • Radar and ARPA education and training
  • Special qualification requirements, etc. for personnel in passenger ships:
    • Section 5, Crisis management and human behaviour
    • Section 6, Passenger safety, cargo safety and hull integrity
    • Section 7, Arrangement and performance of rescue boat and fire drills
  • GMDSS radio course:
    • General Operator's Certificate (GOC)
    • Restricted Operator's Certificate (ROC)

See link to other training programmes

Greenland Maritime Center/Imarsiornermik Ilinniarfik

Nuuk/Paamiut

  • Training programme for master (restricted) and master of fishing vessels, 1st class
  • Training programme for master (home trade) and master of fishing vessels, 3rd class
  • Basic module of the ship's assistant training programme
  • Final module of the ship's assistant training programme
  • Ship's assistant training programme for persons holding a letter of apprenticeship
  • Course in Danish maritime law, ship administration and occupational health for foreign masters of fishing vessels
  • Occupational health course for members of the safety group on board merchant vessels (section 16 course for merchant vessels)
  • Course in fire-fighting on board ships (STCW A-VI/1-2)
  • Course in fire-fighting for ship's officers (STCW A-VI/1-2 and A-VI/-3)
  • GMDSS radio course:
    • General Operator's Certificate (GOC)
    • Restricted Operator's Certificate (ROC)
    • Long Range Certificate (LRC)

Svendborg Nautical School

Svendborg

  • Basic course in maritime safety, etc.:
    • Maritime safety (STCW A-VI/1-1)
    • First aid (STCW A-VI/1-3)
    • Personal safety (STCW A-VI/1-4) 
  • Course in fire-fighting on board ships
  • Course in fire-fighting for ship's officers
  • Refresher course in smoke-diving

See link to other training programmes

Training ship Georg Stage

Copenhagen

See link to other training programmes

Nyborg Nautical School

Faaborg

  • Basic course in maritime safety, etc.:
    • Maritime safety (STCW A-VI/1-1)
    • First aid (STCW A-VI/1-3)
    • Personal safety (STCW A-VI/1-4)     

See link to other training programmes

Fiskeriskolen EUC Nordvest (the Danish Fishing School)

Thyborøn

  • Basic course in maritime safety, etc.:
    • Maritime safety (STCW A-VI/1-1)
    • First aid (STCW A-VI/1-3)
    • Personal safety (STCW A-VI/1-4)
  • Person in charge of medical care, medicine chest B
  • Person in charge of medical care, medicine chest C
  • Test for certificate of proficiency in navigation for fishermen
  • Test for certificate of proficiency in motor operation
  • Test for certificate of proficiency in navigation for merchant ships

See link to other training programmes

Centre for Maritime Health Service

Fanø/Mumbai/Manila

  • Person in charge of medical care, medicine chest A
  • Person in charge of medical care, medicine chest B
  • Person in charge of medical care, medicine chest C
  • Person in charge of medical care, medicine chests C+P

Force Technology

Lyngby

  • Full-mission bridge simulator course (STCW Reg. II/1 and II/2)

North Sealand Fire-Fighting School

Elsinore

  • Course in fire-fighting on board ships (STCW A-VI/1-2)
  • Course in fire-fighting for ship's officers (STCW A-VI/1-2 and A-VI/-3)
  • Refresher course in smoke-diving

Falck Safety Service

Esbjerg

  • Course in fire-fighting on board ships (STCW A-VI/1-2)
  • Course in fire-fighting for ship's officers (STCW A-VI/1-2 and A-VI/-3)
  • Course in the operation of lifeboats, liferafts and rescue boats, except for fast rescue boats (STCW A-VI/2-1)
  • Course in the operation of fast rescue boats (STCW A-VI/2-2)
  • Basic maritime safety course, etc.:
    • Maritime safety (STCW A-VI/1-1)
    • First aid (STCW A-VI/1-3)
    • Personal safety (STCW A-VI/1-4)           

RESC. Rescue and safety centre

Korsør

  • Course in fire-fighting on board ships (STCW A-VI/1-2)
  • Course in fire-fighting for ship's officers (STCW A-VI/1-2 and A-VI/-3)
  • Refresher course in smoke-diving

Northen Jutland Fire and Rescue School

Frederikshavn

  • Certificate of fire-fighting train­ing on board ships (STCW Code, table A-VI/1-2)
  • Certificate of training in advanced fire-fighting on board ships (STCW Code, table A-VI/3)
  • Certificate of basic maritime safety and fire-fighter training (STCW Code, table A-VI/1-1 and A-VI/1-2)

Aarhus Fire School

Aarhus

  • Course in fire-fighting on board ships (STCW A-VI/1-2)
  • Course in fire-fighting for ship's officers (STCW A-VI/1-2 and A-VI/-3)
  • Refresher course in smoke-diving

Danish Shipowners' Association

Copenhagen

  • Occupational health course for members of the safety group in merchant ships (section 16 course for merchant ships)
  • Course in Danish maritime law for foreign senior officers, except for masters
  • Course in Danish maritime law, ship administration and occupational health for foreign masters

Green-Jakobsen

København

  • Occupational health course for members of the safety group in merchant ships (section 16 course for merchant ships)
  • Course in Danish maritime law for foreign senior officers, except for masters
  • Course in Danish maritime law, ship administration and occupational health for foreign masters
  • Special qualification requirements, etc. for personnel on board passenger ships:
    • Section 2: General safety training (for DFDS)

SAMAJU Uddannelser ApS

Svendborg/Elsinore

  • Basic course in maritime safety, etc.:
    • Maritime safety (STCW A-VI/1-1)
    • First aid (STCW A-VI/1-3)
    • Personal safety (STCW A-VI/1-4)
  • Course in operation of lifeboats, liferafts and rescue boats, except fast rescue boats (STCW A-VI/2-1)
  • Course in operation of fast rescue boats (STCW A-VI/2-2)
  • Occupational health course for members of the safety group on board merchant ships (section 16 course for merchant ships)
  • Maritime security training on board ships
    • Course in general security preparedness (STCW A-VI/6-1)
    • Course in special security tasks (STCW A-VI/6-2)
  • Special qualification requirements, etc. for personnel on board passenger ships:
    • Section 2: General safety training
    • Section 5: Crisis management and human behaviour
    • Section 6: Passenger safety, cargo safety and hull integrity
    • Section 7: Arrangement and performance of rescue and fire drills
  • Course in fire-fighting on board ships (STCW A-VI/1-2)

Scandlines A/S

Copenhagen

  • Special qualification requirements, etc. for personnel on board passenger ships:
    • Section 2: General safety training
    • Section 5: Crisis management and human behaviour
    • Section 6: Passenger safety, cargo safety and hull integrity
    • Section 7: Arrangement and performance of rescue and fire drills

(The shipowner is only approved for offering the courses to its own employees)

Maersk Training Esbjerg A/S

Esbjerg


  • Basic course in maritime safety, etc.:
    • Maritime safety (STCW A-VI/1-1)
    • First aid (STCW A-VI/1-3)
    • Personal safety (STCW A-VI/1-4)
  • Course in fire-fighting on board ships (STCW A-VI/1-2)
  • Course in the operation of lifeboats, liferafts and rescue boats, except for fast rescue boats (STCW A-VI/2-1)
  • Course in the operation of fast rescue boats (STCW A-VI/2-2)

Maersk Training Svendborg

Svendborg

  • Occupational health course for members of the safety group on board merchant ships (section 16 course for merchant ships)
  • Maritime security training on board ships:
    • Course in general security preparedness (STCW A-VI/6-1)
    • Course in special security tasks (STCW A-VI/6-2)
    • Course as a Ship Security Officer (SSO) (STCW A-VI/5)
  • Course in ECDIS - Electronic Chart Display and Information System
  • Course in Danish maritime law for foreign officers, except for masters
  • Course in Danish maritime law, ship administration and occupational health for foreign masters

MarCore Development

Svendborg

  • Maritime security training on board ships:
  • Course in general security preparedness (STCW A-VI/6-1)
    • Course in special security tasks (STCW A-VI/6-2)
    • Course as a Ship Security Officer (SSO) (STCW A-VI/5)

Lloyd's Register

Hellerup

  • Maritime security training on board ships:
  • Course in general security preparedness (STCW A-VI/6-1)
    • Course in special security tasks (STCW A-VI/6-2)
    • Course as a Ship Security Officer (SSO) (STCW A-VI/5)

MAHILUM

 Esbjerg

  • Maritime security training on board ships:
  • Course in general security preparedness (STCW A-VI/6-1)
    • Course in special security tasks (STCW A-VI/6-2)
    • Course as a Ship Security Officer (SSO) (STCW A-VI/5)

Færgen A/S

Rønne

  • Special qualification requirements, etc. for personnel on board passenger ships:
    • Section 2: General safety training
    • Section 5: Crisis management and human behaviour
    • Section 6: Passenger safety, cargo safety and hull integrity
    • Section 7: Arrangement and performance of rescue and fire drills

(The shipowner is only approved for offering the courses to its own employees)

Hjejlen ApS

 Silkeborg

  • Special qualification requirements, etc. for personnel on board passenger ships:
    • Section 2: General safety training

(The shipowner is only approved for offering the course to its own employees)

SAT-Training

Esbjerg

  • Basic course in maritime safety, etc.:
    • Maritime safety (STCW A-VI/1-1)
    • First aid (STCW A-VI/1-3)
    • Personal safety (STCW A-VI/1-4)
  • Course in the operation of lifeboats, liferafts and rescue boats, except for fast rescue boats (STCW A-VI/2-1)
  • Course in the operation of fast rescue boats (STCW A-VI/2-2)

Clipper Marine Services - INDIA

Mumbai, India

  • Occupational health course for members of the safety group on board merchant ships (section 16 course for merchant ships)

A/S Dampskibsrederiet TORM

Hellerup

  • Occupational health course for members of the safety group on board merchant ships (section 16 course for merchant ships)

Triton Shipping

Hellerup

  • Occupational health course for members of the safety group on board merchant ships (section 16 course for merchant ships)
  • Course in Danish maritime law for foreign senior officers, except for masters
  • Course in Danish maritime law, ship administration and occupational health for foreign masters

Seahealth Denmark

Copenhagen

  • Course for teachers of occupational health (section 16 course for merchant ships)

FURUNO INS Training Center

Hvidovre

  • Course in ECDIS - Electronic Chart Display and Information System

 

Overview of persons authorised to hold tests for certificates of proficiency in motor operation

Commander Bjarne Nilsson
Naval Technical Course
P. Løwenørns Vej
Nyholm
DK-1439 Copenhagen K
  • Certificate of proficiency in motor operation
​Skibsmontør
Hans David Ezekiassen
C/O Imarsiornermik Ilinniarfik/ Grønlands Maritime Center
Farip Aqq. 2, Box 4052
3900 Nuuk (Godthåb)
Grønland

  • Certificate of proficiency in motor operation
​Svend Bjerge
C/O Imarsiornermik Ilinniarfik/ Grønlands Maritime Center
Farip Aqq. 2, Box 4052
3900 Nuuk (Godthåb)
Grønland

  • Certificate of proficiency in motor operation
Engineer Officer Erik Kristensen
P. Corneliusvej 13
Strib
DK-5500 Middelfart​
  • Certificate of proficiency in motor operation ​
​Engineer Officer Leif B. Christensen
Trøjborggyden 16
DK-5450 Otterup
  • Certificate of proficiency in motor operation ​
​​Engineer Officer Tom Jonsson
Marstal Nautical College
Ellenet 10
DK-5960 Marstal
  • Certificate of proficiency in motor operation ​
​Ship Surveyor N. Nedergaard-Hansen
Klosterhedevej 37
DK-7600 Lemvig
  • ​Certificate of proficiency in motor operation

​Leo Holm Petersen
Ommelsvejen
DK-5960 Marstal

  • ​Certificate of proficiency in motor operation ​
​Engineer Officer Finn S. Busk
Nujissiorfiit
Paamiut Elværk
GL-3940 Paamiut
  • ​Certificate of proficiency in motor operation ​
Plumber and fitter Ole Dal Nielsen
Nujissiorfiit
GL-3940 Paamiut
  • Certificate of proficiency in motor operation ​
​Filip Sivertsen
Pupik 5-002
GL-3905 Nuussuaq
  • ​Certificate of proficiency in motor operation ​
​Søren Justesen
c/o Post Office Box 502
Qipoqqaq B 950 flat 105
GL-3940 Paamiut
  • ​Certificate of proficiency in motor operation

Allan Juhl Larsen - Svendborg
SIMAC
ajl@simac.dk
tel: +45 7221 5562

  • ​Certificate of proficiency in motor operation

Bo Boye - Copenhagen School of Marine Engineering
Copenhagen
boyenok@gmail.com

  • ​Certificate of proficiency in motor operation

 

Overview of radio schools approved for GMDSS radio courses – See, furthermore, navigation and skipper training schools

​Fredy Jørgensen
Virkensbjerget 52
DK-5250 Odense SV
  • GMDSS radio course:
    • General Operator's Certificate (GOC)
    • Restricted Operator's Certificate (ROC)
    • Long Range Certificate (LRC)
​School of the Home Guard
Marinestation Slipshavn
DK-5800 Nyborg
  • ​GMDSS radio course:
    • Restricted Operator's Certificate (ROC)
​Nyhavn Skipper School
Henrik Rosenkrantz
Troldbyvej 16
Ejby
DK-4070 Kirke Hyllinge
  • ​GMDSS radio course:
    • Restricted Operator's Certificate (ROC)
    • Long Range Certificate (LRC)
Navigation & VHF School
Mogens Larsen
Perlevej 11
DK-3650 Ølstykke
  • ​​GMDSS radio course:
    • Restricted Operator's Certificate (ROC)​​

 CONTACT

Danish Maritime Authority
Maritim Regulering og Besætning (MRB), Disabled jf. TASK0118431 - SFS postkasse Center for Maritim Regulering
+45 72 19 60 00