Training Packages

ICS Bring you the MLC, 2006 Training Packages

The Training Packages are designed for everyone involved in the Maritime Community to familiarize, comprehend, and understand the Maritime Labour Convention of 2006.

The Training Packages are divided in 2 main Packages:

Training Package I

The “Training Package I” focuses more on the general comprehension of the MLC, 2006 and related issues. Distant Training Course provides documents, materials and updated information about the MLC, 2006, delivery of “Training Package I” include:

1- ILO promotional CD-ROM in three languages (English-French-Spanish) including the following information:

  • Welcome Message
  • Introduction to the Convention
  • The Convention & the Resolutions
  • The Promotion of the Ratification
  • The Conference
  • Introduction Videos:
    • 1st Video: Juan Somavia, Director-General, International Labour Office, Geneva, Switzerland; and
    • 2nd Video: Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, Director, International Labour Standards Department, International Labour Office, Geneva, Switzerland

2- Training Package:

  • Handouts: Guide for Trainers of Maritime Labour Inspectors
  • Background to the MLC, 2006 and the Maritime Context
  • Representative pictures
  • Examples of Documents
  • Presentations cover the following nine (9) modules:
    • Module A: Background to the MLC, 2006 and the Maritime Context
    • Module B: The Articles of the MLC, 2006
    • Module C: Flag State Inspection and Certification
    • Module D: Tile 1: Minimum Requirements for Seafarers to work on a ship
    • Module E: Title 2. Conditions of Employment
    • Module F: Title 3: Accommodation, recreational facilities, food and catering
    • Module G: Title 4: Health protection, medical care, welfare and social security
    • Module H: Complaints under Title 5 of the MLC, 2006
    • Module I: Port State Control under Title 5 of the MLC, 2006

3- Convention & Guidelines:

  • MLC, 2006 – Action Plan 2006-2011
  • FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)
    • Guidelines for Flag State Inspections
    • Guidelines for Port State Control Officers
    • MLC, 2006
    • Resolutions adopted by the International Labour Conference
    • Additional updated information

Training Package II

The “Training Package II” (on-site two-days training course) will put more emphasis on the practical part (“how to inspect the ship”) based on Title 5 “Compliance and Enforcement” and including the following MLC-2006 Regulations:

  • Regulation 5.1 – Flag State Responsibilities
  • Regulation 5.1.2 – Authorization of Recognized Organization (RO)
  • Regulation 5.1.3 – Maritime Labour Certificate (MLC) and Declaration of Maritime Labour Compliance (DMLC – Part I & Part II)
  • Regulation 5.1.4 – Inspection and Enforcement
  • Inspection & Certification requirements
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