Navigation path


Regulated profession

Back to homepage Back to previous screen

Undirstýrimaður á varðskipi (Iceland)

  • Generic name of profession

    Ship's Deck officer class 1 merchant marine
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Undirstýrimaður á varðskipi
    Assistant deck officer coast guard (EN)
    All regions
  • 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
    Prior check of qualifications for a temporary and/or occasional provision of services:
  • Activities

    Description of activities:
    Handhafi skírteinis ber ábyrgð á stjórnun varðskips, velferð og öryggi áhafnar og verndun umhverfisins.
    Assistant deck officer is responsible for the appropriate navigation of a Coast Guard ship, the wellbeing and security of crew and protection of the environment. (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.