Panama COC

**Currently Panama only renews and upgrade existing certificates of competencies, no new licenses can be issued

Panama COC renewals prices

  • COC renewal for all ranks: 2800 USD
  • COC upgrade for all ranks: 7500 USD

** For groups of seafarers, discounts applies

Time required

  • Panama certificates of competencies renewal or upgrades takes up 3 months to be issued
Submit the following documents
  • Passport copy
  • Copy of the seaman book
  • Sea service
  • Digital photo (passport size)
Documents issued within the package

The following documents are issued as a whole package

  • Certificate of competency
  • Seaman book
  • GMDSS license (deck officers)
  • GMDSS record book (deck officers)
  • STCW courses:
    • Four basics training courses
    • Engine room resources management
    • Elementary first aid
    • Proficiency in personal survival techniques
    • Leader ship and team work
    • Marine environmental awareness
    • Ship security officer
    • Advanced training in fire fighting
    • Medical care
    • High voltage installations

**Courses applies as per dept.