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1. vélstjóri < 1500 kw (VS II) (Iceland)

  • Generic name of profession

    Marine engineering officer class III
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    1. vélstjóri < 1500 kw (VS II)
    1. Engineer (EN)
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  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    National legislation:
    Act on crew onboard Icelandic fishing vessels, coast guard vessels, private boats and other ships No. 30/2007.
    Useful link:


    Type of regulation :
    Reserves of activities and protected title


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    General system of recognition - primary application
    Qualification level:
    SEC - Certificate attesting the completion of a secondary course , Art. 11 b
    Free provision of services:
    No prior check of qualifications
  • Activities

    Description of activities:
    Handhafi skírteinis ber ábyrgð á að vélar og annar búnaður skipa sé í góðu ástandi og starfi eðlilega.
    Responsibility for managing engine equipment on board ships to secure their proper functioning. (EN)
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