If you choose to come to Marlins' Head Office in Glasgow, UK, for your exam, the cost is:


English Language Test for Seafarers: GBP £50 + VAT 

English Language Test for Cruise Ship Staff: GBP £50 + VAT 

English Language Test for Offshore Workers: GBP £100 + VAT 

- Test of Spoken English (TOSE): GBP £50 + VAT

- MCA Approved STCW Security Testing: GBP £50 + VAT




We operate the test by appointment only, with 3 days working days notice. To make an appointment please contact us and confirm the following:


- Your full name

- Your seaman’s book number

- Your nationality

- Your rank

- Your contact number

- Type(s) of the test you intend to take

- Your preferred test date and time

- Any special requirements


Original Seaman's Book must be presented to the test administrator on arrival. 


Please note that we cannot accept cash payments.  Payment can be made by credit/debit card, payable in advance or on the day of testing.