STCW Training UK Ltd can now offer the courses below which are fully MCA approved online courses and allows you to study the course in a few hours in the comfort of your home or workplace and then attend our training centre to take an online multi-choice test.

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* STCW Crowd Management

* STCW Crisis Management and Human Behaviour

* STCW Ice Navigation in Polar Waters (basic)

* Marlins English Language Test for Seafarers

* Marlins English Language Test for Cruise Ship Staff

* Marlins English Language Test for Offshore Workers


Exams cost £75 (inc VAT). We prefer to undertake exams on a Monday or Friday between 9.30am-4.00pm. Alternative days/times or a bespoke express service can be arranged but a surcharge of £25 will be charged.

The exams (except English language) are a simple multiple choice exam which takes less than 30 minutes. On completion your certificate will be produced and validated allowing you to work immediately in your chosen employment.

On average delegates spend around 3 to 4 hours studying and conducting practice tests making the online course quicker and more convenient. We arrange the regular test days for the middle period of the day to allow delegates travelling to us to avoid having to find overnight accommodation.

Tests can be arranged using our Express service at bespoke times for an extra charge if your require your certificate immediately.

The course and certificate are provided by Marlins who are internationally recognised. Certificates are accepted by the vast majority of flag nations and fully endorsed by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency who are the UK's certifying authority. 

To start the course navigate to: and select the course you require:

The Marlins website will charge you accordingly for your study package - Please note: the course is available worldwide therefore Marlins' charges are in US$

When you have completed the online training, print your "Proof of Study Certificate" (not issued for English language courses) and you are ready to take the test. At this stage please email us This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone us 01803 853843 to let us know you have completed the training and we will send you a payment link for you to pay for the test and our administration fee. You can then arrange to take the test at our training rooms near Newton Abbot in South Devon on a regular test day or mutually convenient date for express/bespoke applicants.