This is a valuable document for anyone working in the workboat industry to complete as it gives a thorough record of their experience and skills gained. These Deck TRBs can only be obtained from the Secretary, NWA for a cost of £10 each to NWA members, £25 to Non-members. Applicants will need to send 2 x countersigned passport photographs together with their name, date of birth and passport or discharge book number together with payment, as these Deck Record books are only issued to named individuals to prevent fraud.
On June 15th, the NWA will be hosting a forum entitled “Towage: Reducing the Risks – Raising the Standards” in the Upper Deck Conference Room, from 10:30 – 13:30. Members are strongly encouraged to join – but all are welcome.
Following public consultation, the MCA has now published an updated version of the High Speed – Offshore Service Craft Code for vessels under 500 tonnes.
Workshop assembles workboat operators and leading maritime safety experts to scrutinise shortfalls in safety management procedure