The ILO Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 (MLC) is expected to come into force on August 20th 2013. This course is addressed to everyone whose duties involve matters of safety, maintenance and

quality aspects and for the operations of ships, as well as other marine industry stakeholders. Those who successfully complete this course will have the competence to:

  • Discuss the technical and operational aspects of the MLC and how it relates to marine working and living conditions.
  • Demonstrate the procedures for onboard verification in accordance with the MLC 2006 and national requirements.
  • Summarise and interpret the requirements contained with the convention.
  • Summarise the national legislation, international guidelines and standards relevant to MLC 2006 requirements.
  • Demonstrate the procedure for dealing with complaints in accordance with the MLC 2006
  • Port State Control responsibilities
  • Inspection and Certification Requirements.