Danish Maritime Legislation Course for Foreign Masters

List of courses offered

22 - 24 January 2019, online course (fully booked)

23 - 25 January 2019, online course

28 - 30 January2019, online course

29 - 31 January 2019, online course

4 - 6 February 2019, online course

5 - 7 February 2019, online course

11 - 13 February 2019, online course

12 - 14 February 2019, online course

18 - 20 February 2019, online course

25- 27 February 2019, online course

26 - 28 February 2019, online course

28 February 2019, online course (upgrading from senior officer)

For enrolment please sign up here.

Please note that we on a regular basis make additional §16 Safety & Health and Danish Maritime Legislation courses. Please contact us if you need an additional course.

The aim of the course is to obtain knowledge about Danish maritime legislation, cf. the educational requirements of the training programme for courses in Danish shipping legislation, ship administration and working environment for foreign masters, version 2.0 of March 1 2009.


Foreign masters who are going to serve on board Danish ships.


The participants must fulfill the qualifications to apply for Danish recognition of foreign certificates with the right to be master of ships registered in the Danish International Ship Register. Application must be made to the Danish Maritime Authorities. You can find "Guidance on procedures to be followed when applying for a Danish recognition certificate" here.


The relevant Danish maritime legislations, regulations and stipulations are covered.
The course is carried out as a combination of lectures and relevant tests during the course.

Language of Instruction

The course is carried out in English.


The duration of the course is three days.If the participant has completed a §16 Safety & Health and perhaps also a Danish Maritime Legislation Course for Senior Officers within recent years he may complete the course in a reduced period of time (Please contact us for further information).

Certificate for the completed course will be issued according to the existing legislation.


The price of the course is DKK 6,500. 

Online courses are subject to 25 per cent VAT by invoicing to Danish companies. The regulations regarding reverse charge cover invoicing to companies in other EU countries. Invoicing to companies outside EU is not subject to VAT.

Company specific courses

We also carry out courses on demand in both Denmark and abroad and as online courses. Price: DKK 12,000 per day for up to 15 participants (online courses up to 9) + expenses for course facilities, meals, transport etc.