non UK Notices USA   Irish M notices  

This section of the site is specifically designed for NON UK deck officers. We at have started an international research project to identify the differences between different countries deck certificates and this section will be dedicated to to our work.

We have already received assistance from 2 or 3 countries around the word including the united states, Canada and Australia and I am hoping to receive more information soon.

If anyone else is interested in assisting me in this research project then please contact me any assistance will be greatly received -

Other Content of this section

Notices to mariners

Many hydrographic offices have decided to put their notices to mariners on the net to increase the safety of all at sea. To assist this we have created the Notices to mariners with links to as many sites as we can find.


A section on the routes to qualification in the USA provided by an American second mate as part of's research


Supplied by the Irish Flag the full list of inforce M Notices for the Irish Flag.  Full text versions can be found on the irish flag web site but this is the only cumalative list available.  It currently covers all inforce notices since 1996 (notic 16 of 1996 give a list of all in force prior to that date this is expected to be up dated by the irish flag authorities later in the year)