As the national regulator, the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) relies on Surveyor recommendations to determine whether a vessel meets applicable safety, design, construction and equipment standards. The Marine Surveyors Accreditation Scheme ensures that national regulators have the appropriate qualifications, competence and experience to survey domestic commercial vessels (DCVs) subject to the Marine Safety (Domestic Commercial Vessels) National Act 2012 (National Act).
About the Book
The purpose of this manual is to detail the requirements and processes for applying for, managing, and maintaining certificationas a marine surveyor undernational law.
This manual provides the information necessary for a Surveyor to be certified as a Certified Marine Surveyors under the Maritime Safety (Coastal Commercial Vessels) National Law Regulations, 2013 (National Law Regulations).
This manual outlines how an applicant can demonstrate that they meet the appropriate competence requirements of Article 25 of the National Law Regulations. It also presents the process used by national regulators to evaluate applications for informational purposes only.