The Liberian Registry has unveiled two new on-line platforms that goal to present seafarers simpler entry to use for paperwork and credentials, and for taking Liberian license and improve examinations.
The primary platform is designed to permit seafarers to straight apply on-line for his or her seafarer paperwork vital for crusing aboard Liberian flagged vessels at https://seafarers.liscr.com/.
Additional, the Liberian Registry fully overhauled and modernized its license examination and upgrading course of by creating a completely new studying administration system for eligible seafarers to have the ability to take their license examinations on-line. This platform, https://seafarerexam.liscr.com/ permits the eligible seafarer, working via authorized Coaching Facilities, to have the ability to take these examinations globally 24/7.
Chief Working Officer of the Liberian Ship and Worldwide Company Registry (LISCR), Alfonso Castillero, stated, “These new platforms are a key a part of Liberia’s continued implementation of know-how. This time of COVID-19 and the continued restriction of journey has continued to necessitate the trade to proceed to assume exterior the field and adapt to permit for know-how for use every time potential. These platforms now imply that seafarers that will not have been in a position to journey to take exams in individual can now accomplish that on-line from their houses. Seafarers that will not have been in a position to get their paperwork renewed or utilized for, now can accomplish that safely from their house. That is all about making the seafarers life extra handy, and eradicating any boundaries they could have from getting on their ships. This has by no means been extra necessary than throughout this ongoing crew change disaster led to by the COVID-19 pandemic.”