marine surveyor




Marine surveyors inspect vessels intended for operations in maritime or open sea waters. They ensure that vessels and equipment follow the regulations laid down by the International Maritime Organisation (IMO). They may also act as third parties for the review of offshore facilities and construction projects.

Alternative label

  • hull and machinery surveyor

  • yacht and small craft surveyor

  • cargo surveyor

  • marine surveyors

  • maritime ship inspector

  • marine warranty surveyor

  • inland waterway vessel inspector

  • inland water ship inspector

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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