Navigation path

Search

Regulated profession

Back to homepage Back to previous screen
United Kingdom

Member of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects (United Kingdom)

  • Generic name of profession

    Title:
    Naval architect
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Member of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects
    Translation(s):
    undefined
    Country:
    United Kingdom
    Region:
    England
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

     
    EU Law :
    Other  DIRECTIVE 2005/36EC
    National legislation:
    Royal Charter issued 1960
    Useful link:
    http://n/a

    Regulation

     
    Type of regulation :
    Protected title (without reserves of activities)

    Recognition

     
    Recognition under:
    Other  DIRECTIVE 2005/36EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    General system of recognition - primary application
    Qualification level:
    PS4 - Diploma of post-secondary level (exactly 4 years) , Art. 11 e
    Prior check of qualifications for a temporary and/or occasional provision of services:
    No
  • Activities

    Description of activities:
    Naval architects are responsible for the design, construction, refit and repair of ships, boats, other marine vessels (such as submarines), and off-shore structures (such as offshore drilling platforms). As a naval architect your tasks would typically include: •coordinating the work of teams specialising in a variety of areas of engineering •making sure that designs are safe, seaworthy and cost-effective •ensuring that designs meet operational requirements •consulting with scientists, lawyers and accountants •preparing design plans using computer software •checking specifications using computer and 3D models •coordinating construction or repair work. You could specialise in a particular area, such as design, construction and repair, research and development, or consultancy. Alternatively, you could work as a ship surveyor, which involves assessing the safety of ships and marine structures.
    Translation(s):
    Naval architects are responsible for the design, construction, refit and repair of ships, boats, other marine vessels (such as submarines), and off-shore structures (such as offshore drilling platforms). As a naval architect your tasks would typically include: •coordinating the work of teams specialising in a variety of areas of engineering •making sure that designs are safe, seaworthy and cost-effective •ensuring that designs meet operational requirements •consulting with scientists, lawyers and accountants •preparing design plans using computer software •checking specifications using computer and 3D models •coordinating construction or repair work. You could specialise in a particular area, such as design, construction and repair, research and development, or consultancy. Alternatively, you could work as a ship surveyor, which involves assessing the safety of ships and marine structures. (EN)
The database contains information on regulated professions, statistics on migrating professionals,contact points and competent authorities, as provided by EU Member States, EEA countries and Switzerland.
Each country is responsible for updating information, on its regulated professions, competent authorities and statistics.
The Commission cannot be held responsible for the accuracy of the information. However, if errors are brought to its attention, the Commission undertakes to correct them, if deemed appropriate.