SAMSA accredited training providers in terms STCW Safety and Ancillary courses (This is required as part of the ‘proper sea-going qualification'):

IMO - As a specialized agency of the United Nations, IMO is the global standard-setting authority for the safety, security and environmental performance of international shipping. Its main role is to create a regulatory framework for the shipping industry that is fair and effective, universally adopted and universally implemented. SAMSA needs to ensure compliance to IMO Conventions.
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