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 industries...
Mon, 15 Apr, 2019 at 2:13 PM
I am an individual seafarer. Can I purchase the test and take it online?
Thank you for your interest in Marlins English language tests. In order to take your online test, it is strongly recommended that you arrange to visit a...
Mon, 15 Apr, 2019 at 2:16 PM
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, 15 Apr, 2019 at 2:17 PM
Do you offer any discounts for bulk orders?
We are keen to recognise the loyalty of clients who place large orders with us on a regular basis. With effect from 1st September 2017, the following pr...
Mon, 15 Apr, 2019 at 2:34 PM