STCW Courses provided by the Faculty of Maritime Studies and Transport and the Maritime and Technical education centre that are in compliance with the provisions of the 1995 STCW convention and Education Quality Standards Exam requirements for the international authorization and/or certification as defined by the 1995 STCW Convention and by the Slovene rules and code listed at the end of this text include:

a) Training in content necessary for the certification and authorization of professional seafarers shall be provided by an institution that is qualified for the training of seafarers, that has adopted Education Quality Standards, and has an accredited education and training programme.

b) Assessment of knowledge and qualifications shall be carried out by an independent committee that is appointed by the signatory state and cannot be from the training institution.

c) The exam registration form shall include a certificate of successfully completed education and training that is issued by the institution named under point a).

d) The signatory state issues a certificate or authorization, written in the Slovene and English languages



All courses are approved by Slovenian maritime Administration.

Legal framework:

• STCW Convention and Code including 2010 Manila Amendments, IMO 2011

• Rules on Authorizations and Ranks of Seafarers (Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenia, no. 89/2005),

• Rules Amending the Rules on Authorizations and Ranks of Seafarers (Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenia, no. 95/2007),

• Maritime Code (Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenia, no. 26/2001, Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenia, no. 120/2006).


More informations on simulators:

Marine Simulators and Courses for Mariners


List of current Courses:

  1. Radar navigation, radar plotting and use of ARPA
  2. General Operator's Certificate for GMDSS
  3. Restricted Radio Operator’s Certificate for the GMDSS
  4. ECDIS
  5. Medical First Aid
  6. Medical Care
  7. Leadership and Teamworking on Management Level
  8. Ship Security Officer
  9. Dangerous and hazardous cargo handling
  10. Basic Tanker Safety
  11. Advanced Chemical Tanker Safety
  12. Advanced Oil Tanker Safety


Language: Slovenian, English, Italian


Contact person: Valter Suban (






date of last change: 23.04.2018