CENTRAL AMERICA MARITIME SCHOOL (EMCA-OMOA)

ADDRESS: 

Barrio La Playa, next to Gases del Caribe, Omoa, Cortes

 CONTACT US:

Email: servicioalclienteomoa@marinamercante.gob.hn

Telephones: (504) 2658-9030  (504) 2658-9031

 OFFERED COURSES

In compliance with the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watch keeping for Seafarers (STCW as amended) we offer the following courses:

  1. Basic Maritime Safety Course
  2. Security Awareness Training for all Seafarers Course
  3. Deck Rating Course
  4. Engine Rating Course
  5. Crowd Management for Passenger Ships Course
  6. Crisis Management and Human Behavior Course
  7. Security Training for Seafarers with Designated Security Duties Course
  8. Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats other than Fast Rescue Boats Course
  9. Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats Course
  10. Advanced Firefighting Course
  11. Medical Care and First Aid (for officers)
  12. Basic training for Oil and Chemical Tanker cargo operations
  13. Advanced training in Oil tanker operations
  14. Advanced training in chemical tanker operations
  15. Basic training for gas tanker operations
  16. Radar and Arpa
  17. GMDSS General Operator
  18. Advanced Officer Course
  19. Ship Stability and Cargo Management
  20. Bridge Teamwork
  21. Bridge Resource Management
  22. Leadership and Teamwork
  23. Marine Environmental Awareness
  24. Ship Security Officer
  25. Basic Course for National Fleet

Enrollment Requirements for first time seafarer candidates (Basic Maritime Safety Course)

  • Enrollment application
  • Swimming test approval
  • Copy and Original of either National ID, Birth Certificate, Passport or Foreign Country ID
  • Criminal or Police history record
  • Copy of Education certificate (we can accept six grade diploma as a minimum)
  • Copy of Current health card
  • Copy of Pregnancy Test (applies to female applicants only)
  • Two recent color 3cmx4cm photographs (white background, with white neck shirt)
  • Parents Legal Authorization (only applies for minors under 21 years of age)

Note 1: Before enrolling for the Basic Maritime Safety Course, the seafarer candidate must perform a Swimming Test which includes a blood pressure test

Note 2: The enrollment application will be given to the seafarer candidate that has approved the Swimming Test so that it can be filled out with the required information,

Note 3: In case of women, they must present a current pregnancy test before starting this activity

Re-entry Requirements for Seafarer Candidates

  • Enrollment application
  • Photocopy of the Basic Maritime Safety Course,
  • Copy and Original of either National ID, Birth Certificate, Passport or Foreign Country ID
  • Copy of Pregnancy Test (applies to female applicants only)
  • One recent color 3cmx4cm photographs (white background, with white neck shirt)

Enrollment Requirements for Officer, GMDSS, Radar/Arpa Courses

  • Enrollment application
  • Photocopy of the Basic Maritime Safety Course,
  • Copy and Original of either National ID, Birth Certificate, Passport or Foreign Country ID
  • Original and Photocopy of Seaman Book,
  • 4 recent color 3cmx4cm photographs (white background and white shirt)
  • Original and Photocopy of Seafarer COC certificate as A/B and six-month minimum experience (only applies to deck seafarers)
  • Original and Photocopy of Seafarer COC certificate as Oiler and six-month minimum experience (only applies to engine seafarers)
  • Officers navigating on national waters duly recognized by IMO (white list inclusion) can enter the course only if they can prove they possess the title of captain, first or second officer, as well as have travelled a minimum of 5,000 nautical miles.

Course Renewal Requirements

  • Copy and Original of either National ID, Birth Certificate, Passport or Foreign Country ID
  • Copy of the courses that you need to renewal.
  • One recent color 3cmx4cm photographs (white background, with white neck shirt) per course
  • Cost: Basic Maritime Safety Course L. 800.00
  • Other Courses L. 200.00

 

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