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


- English Language Test for Seafarers: USD £69.50 + VAT 

- Test of Spoken English (TOSE): USD 69.50 + VAT

- MCA Approved STCW Security Testing: USD 85.00 + 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.