In order to serve as a Deck or Engineering Officer with Mercy Ships, your license must be from an issuing authority recognized by our Flag State Administration, Malta.
A list of Countries recognized by Malta in terms of Regulation I/10 of the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers, as amended:
All member states of the European Union.
Islamic Republic of Iran
Republic of Korea
United States of America
List of Required Licenses:
If you have any questions about specific licenses simply fill out the form below. If your license issuing nation is not listed and you still have a desire to volunteer, you may be considered for a non-Officer role. You can also find contact information regarding volunteer inquiries below the form.