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WHY HONDURAS COC IS THE BEST OPTION FOR THE SEAFARERS?

Honduras, which means Depth in Spanish, covers 4 Central America countries (El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Guatemala). Seafarers who have worked and gained experience while working on other flag registered vessels is well aware that working on Honduras flag and holding Honduras COC is the best option for their maritime career.

Honduras, who holds high rank in the International Maritime Organization (IMO), has 10% of the overall vessel registered under its flag. Being the most liberal, open registry in the world, Honduras COC is valuable and essential for seafarers’ maritime career. Honduras has been considered the most reputed flag and also accepted widely across the globe; which means it has more opportunities for the seafarer to avail knowledge and acquiring significant experience.

Honduras COC in Mumbai/ Navi Mumbai is most in-demand; for that, there are few training academies and centre’s approved and applicable for providing Honduras COC; Girik Institute is one of them. Girik Institute works professionally and efficiently to get your work done on time and with ease. Girik has been marked a well-defined place in the industry by providing a high-quality array of Honduras Flag Documentations. Girik Institute’s advanced technology and professional team make genuine efforts to provide this certification service within the promised set of period.

Benefits for doing certification through Girik Institute:

  • All documents issued from Honduras Maritime Authority.
  • Online confirmation of licenses on Authority website.
  • Proper guidance and genuine documentation.
  • Fast approval of documents and professional work.

Seafarers must have appropriate Training Certificates which should have approval from Marine Academies or Training Centre’s; only then they are allowed to work on vessels that register under different nationality flags. Working on the Honduras flag registered vessel, it is essential to acquire a Honduras Certificate of Competency.

1. HONDURAS COC COURSES

Just as valuable as Honduras COC, a Honduras COC course in India makes it prime and essential for the seafarers as well. Approved by the Republic of Honduras, Girik institute makes your work easy.

Revalidation of Courses & Assessment

Basic Safety Courses

Advanced STCW Courses

Deck Department Courses

Engine Department Courses

Certificate of Competency Course

NAUTICAL COURSES

  1. MASTER – (Reg-II/2)
  2. Chief Mate – (Reg-II/2)
  3. Officer-in-charge of Navigational Watch-(Reg-II/1)
  4. Deck Watch keeping Certificate -(Reg-II/4)

ENGINEERING COURSES

  1. Chief Engineer Officer-(Reg- III/2)
  2. Second Engineer Officer-(Reg- III/2)
  3. Officer-in-charge of Engineering Watch- (Reg- III/1)
  4. Engine Watch keeping Certificate-(Reg-III/4)

Following are the list of documents needed to work on Honduras flagged vessel.

2. HONDURAS COC DECK & ENGINE SIDE (Operational & Management Level)

Honduras COC in India has been desired for a long time now, for which Girik institute helps in getting the same on time.

List of Flags providing COE based on Honduras COC:

  • Liberia
  • Marshall Islands
  • Cook Islands
  • Palau
  • St. Kitts
  • Comoros
  • UAE

Honduras COC requires the following:

  • Original Application Form.
  • Copy of Valid Passport.
  • Copy of Data pages of a valid National Passport.
  • Honduras Medical Certificate (Issued by a physician known by the White List country as approved to carry out seafarers examinations.)
  • Basic STCW & Advance courses (MFA/MC, GMDSS, ARPA, SSO etc.)
  • Copy of Valid seaman book and Stamp page.
  • Existing Certificate of Competency (Management and Operational Level.)
  • Copy of valid Company experience certificates.

NOTE: Certificate of Competency and Seaman Book have the same expiry; valid for five years.

3. HONDURAS RATINGS FORMING PART OF A NAVIGATION OR ENGINE WATCH ROOM (DECKSIDE AND ENGINE WATCHKEEPING)

(Able Seaman/Able Deck or Engine, Bosun /Boatswain, Oiler and Motorman, Cook, SSO)

The Watch Keeping Certificate is issued only after sailing experience of 6 Months.

Watch Keeping which requires the following:

  • Original Application Form.
  • Copy of Data pages of National Passport.
  • Honduras Medical Certificate (Issued by a physician known by the White List country as approved to carry out seafarers examinations.)
  • Personal Survival Techniques Course.
  • Fire Prevention & Basic Fire Fighting.
  • Elementary First Aid.
  • Personal Safety & Social Responsibilities.
  • Ship Security Awareness with Designated Duties Certificate.
  • Copy of Valid seaman book.
  • Copy of valid Company experience certificates.

NOTE: Watch keeping issued after online verification within 24 hours, this will be valid for five years.

4. HONDURAS COP (CERTIFICATE OF PROFICIENCY) – ABLE SEAFARER DECK/ENGINE

The Certificate is issued only after sailing experience of 12 Months.

Honduras COP requires the following:

  • Original Application Form.
  • Honduras Medical Certificate (Issued by a physician known by the White List country as approved to carry out seafarers examinations.)
  • Copy of Seaman book (All Stamped Pages)
  • Copy of Passport (All Stamped Pages)
  • Copy of Watch Keeping as a Rating Forming Part of Navigational Watch/Engineering Watch.
  • Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting.
  • Elementary First Aid.
  • Personal Survival Techniques.
  • Personal Safety and Social Responsibility.

NOTE: Issued after online verification within 24 hours, this will be valid for five years.

5. HONDURAS COE

Whether it is courses endorsement or title endorsement, everything is done and assured by Girik Institute. With proper guidance and documentation, getting a Honduras COE is easy.

List of countries whose COC is accepted by Honduras for COE:

  • Liberia
  • Marshall Islands
  • Cook Islands
  • Comoros
  • UAE

And many other countries.

Documents required for Endorsement:

  • Passport Copy.
  • COC full page.
  • COC Verification.
  • SSO/SDSD Endorsement (Management level)
  • GMDSS (Operational Level)
  • GMDSS Verification.
  • Medical form.
  • Application Form.
  • Basic STCW & Advance courses, MFA/MC, ARPA etc. (Other Rank)
  • Copy of Valid Seaman book.
  • Copy of Valid Company experience Certificates.

With proper Endorsement of the documents and certificates, Girik Institute get it all done on time.

6. HONDURAS CDC (CONTINUOUS DISCHARGE CERTIFICATE)

RANKS: Marine Technician, Cook, Hospitality Crew, Stewards, Underwater Diver, Electrician, Welder, Fitter, Housekeeping and other NON-STCW crew.

Seaman Book (STCW CREW): Ordinary Seaman, Deck Cadet, Engine Cadet, AB, Oiler, Motorman & other Deck Officers and Engine Officers rank.

Honduras CDC requires the following:

  • Copy of Valid Passport
  • Photo
  • Medical Certificate
  • Elementary First Aid
  • Personal Safety and Social Responsibility
  • Personal Survival Techniques
  • Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting
  • Security Training for Seafarers with Designated Security Duties
  • Other certificates according to rank and crew.

NOTE: Honduras COC and Seaman Book/CDC have the same expiry; which will be valid for five years.

Approved for providing the Certificates of Competency from the Republic of Honduras, Girik has made a reputation in offering our various quality based services in the marine industry to the aspiring Honduras Seamen. The fast and assured services by Girik’s professionals have benefitted many Marine aspirants looking for Honduras COC.

Renewals and Upgradation of Honduras COC/CDC/Rank done by Girik Institute. To know more about it, contact at:

Mobile: +91-8828102586 / 8828102585

Landline No: +91-22-41272900 / 49243022

Email Id: info@girikworld.com

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