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Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Basic Training?

Basic Training is a mandatory course required for all seafarers by IMO in accordance to new requirement of the STCW 2010 Manila Amendements. One of the requirements to get a Seaman's Book is Basic Training. The course is open for all those interested to apply for SHIP BOARD EMPLOYMENT and need to undergo training in maritime safety.


2. What are the requirements for Basic Training?

Here are the requirements for the BASIC TRAINING COURSE:
• Medical Exam with audiometry, ishihara test/ physical examination (& pregnancy test if female) results from any DOH-accredited clinic or hospital with accreditation on Medical Facility for Overseas Workers and Seafarers. We can also recommend you to a nearby clinic, if you prefer it - cost of physical exam is P150 (plus P50 for pregnancy test if female)
• Photocopies of NBI OR Birth Certificate (These can also be submitted on the 1st day of Training if not yet available)


3. Do you give discounts?

If you have a family member who works here at Magsaysay, you can avail our special rate. If none, published rate will be applied.


4.  What does COP means?

Certificate of Proficiency (COP) refers to a certificate, other than a certificate of competency issued to a seafarer, stating that the relevant requirements of training, competencies or seagoing service in the Convention have been met.


5. Where can we process our SEAMAN’S Book?

You can log on to www.marinaappointment.com to apply your seaman's book.


6. After the training, do I already have the chance to work under Magsaysay?

MTC is engaged in training only. There's a separate group that handles our recruitment. For our vacancies and the required qualifications, pls visit www.magsaysaycareers.com you may also visit our Recruitment Office located at Ground Flr GE Antonino Bldg, Kalaw Manila

ENROLLMENT GUIDE:

Step 1- Course Inquiry/Enrollment
Step 2- Course Payment
Step 3- ID Picture taking
Schedule: Please ask 3rd Floor Front Desk for details.

Step 4- Attend class according to course schedule
Note: Refer to the details on your Enrollment Form

Step 5- Releasing of Course Certificate (3rd Floor Front Desk)
Schedule: Tuesdays and Thursdays (9:00am-4:30pm)

End of Course: Wednesday/Thursday/Friday
Claiming Day: Tuesday

End of Course: Monday/Tuesday/Saturday
Claiming Day: Thursdays

**NOTE: Bring your Official Receipt (OR) when claiming your certificate

TRAINEES DRESS CODE:
1. Any White Polo Shirt
2. Dark Colored Pants
3. Dark Leather Shoes. No sport shoes allowed.

Note: Please strictly observe the above dress code. Non-compliance with the dress code shall mean you will not be permitted to attend class.

TRAINEE HOUSE RULES:
1. Always wear your Official Company/Training ID while inside the building.

2. Always wear the proper uniform during class hours.

3. Professional conduct shall be expected from trainees.
*Unprofessional conduct may be a cause for trainees to be dropped from their enrolled courses.

4. Always be on time. Tardiness an/or absences are part of the basis for course grading. Excuse slips shall be required for tardiness and/or absences.

5. Avoid sending SMS while in class. Phone calls should be made/received outside the class, if unavoidable.

6.No eating and/or drinking inside the classroom, unless authorized by instructors.

7. Loitering is discouraged. Trainees may stay in the library, lobby, reading room, and other public areas during break periods.

8. No smoking inside the building. The Smoking Area is on the Ground Floor outside the building.

9. Secure all personal valuables. MTC shall not be held accountable for  any loss.

PAYMENT GUIDE:
I. Schedule of Payment
All trainees must pay the total course fee upon enrollment, or the required downpayment, in case of installment payment option (if offered).

II. Course Rescheduling
Couse rescheduling should be coordinated by trainees with the 3rd floor Front Desk.

 A rescheduling of 10% of the total course fee shall be charged for every
course reschedule requested. Course rescheduling is valid for one (1) year from date of payment.

III. Enrollment Cancellation
Cancellations should be coordinated by trainees with the 3rd floor Front Desk.
For all courses, these should be done at least 3 working days before the training date.

A cancellation fee of 25% of the total course fee shall be charged. Cancellations made later than 3 working days before the training date shall mean automatic for forfeiture of the entire total course fee.

processing of the cancellation is atleast seven (7) working days upon filing.

IV. Course Dropping
Course droppings should be coordinated by trainees with the 3rd floor Front Desk.
For all courses, course droppings shall mean automatic forfeiture of the entire total course fee.