General Questions

Why do seafarers need to learn English?
STCW95 stipulated that, among other requirements, Officers of the Watch need a level of English, "adequate to communicate with other ships and coast st...
Wed, 7 Jan, 2015 at 5:09 PM
What are Marlins English Language Tests?
The Marlins English Language Tests are vocational tests of English, specifically designed for different sectors within the shipping and offshore industri...
Fri, 7 Mar, 2014 at 4:42 PM
I am an individual seafarer. Can I purchase the test and take it online?
Thank you for your interest in Marlins Online Tests.   As an individual, it is the best if you could confirm with your future employers which certif...
Wed, 24 Sep, 2014 at 7:16 AM
Do I need to take a Marlins test?
English language testing is a requirement for a number of flag state authorities, including but not limited to, the UK (MCA), the Irish Maritime Authority, ...
Mon, 20 Oct, 2014 at 1:29 PM