Danish Maritime Legislation Course for Foreign Masters

List of courses offered

For enrolment please sign up here.

27 - 29 May 2019, online course

12 - 14 June 2019, online course

18 - 20 June 2019, online course

19 - 21 June 2019, online course

24 - 26 June 2019, online course

25 - 27 June 2019, online course

2 - 4 July 2019, online course

10 - 12 July 2019, online course

16 - 18 July 2019, online course

31 July - 2 August 2019, online course

6 - 8 August 2019, online course

7 - 9 August 2019, online course

13 - 15 August 2019, online course

20 - 22 August 2019, online course

26 - 28 August 2019, online course

27 - 29 August 2019, online course

3  - 5 September 2019, online course

4 - 6 September 2019, online course

9 - 11 September 2019, online course

10 - 12 September 2019, online course

17 - 19 September 2019, online course

24 - 26 September 2019, online course

The course lasts three days.

However, if the participant has completed a Safety & Health course and perhaps also a Danish Maritime Legislation Course for Senior Officers within recent years he/she can complete the course in a reduced period of time (Please contact us for further information).

Language of Instruction
The course is carried out in English.

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.

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 Occupational Safety and Health (§16) for foreign masters, version 2.0 of March 1 2009.


On the last day of the course, we will send an electronic certificate, issued according to the existing legislation, by email to both the participant and his/her employer.


The price of the course is DKK6,500. 

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 course

We also carry out courses on demand in both Denmark and abroad and as online courses. Price: DKK12,000 per day for up to 15 participants (online courses up to 9) plus expenses for course facilities, meals and transport etc., if any.