The IMO was responsible for Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) in 2006 and the international Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping (STCW)
Maritime and Coastguard Agency (UK)
The Maritime and Coastguard Agency of the United Kingdom is responsible for implementing British and international maritime law and safety policy.
United States Coast Guard (USCG)
The United States Coast Guard is the coastal defense and maritime law enforcement branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the country's seven uniformed services.
Canadian Coast Guard (Transport Canada)
The Canadian Coast Guard is tasked with marine search and rescue, communication, navigation and transportation issues in Canadian waters.
Royal Yachting Association (RYA)
The RYA is the United Kingdom national body for dinghy, yacht and motor cruising, all forms of sail racing, RIBs and sports boats, windsurfing and personal watercraft and the representative for inland waterways cruising.
International Yacht Training (IYT)
IYT offers courses for the professional superyacht industry from interior and deck crew training to Master of Yachts 200 Ton Unlimited.
NOTE: IYT licenses are valid to maximum of 200 Ton