New route to Officer of the Watch

This MIN details a new route for applicants looking to gain an UK OOW yachts, less than 3000 GT, unlimited area, II/1 Certificate of Competency.

MIN 580 should now be live on www.gov.uk

Found here: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/min-580-new-route-to-an-uk-officer-of-the-watch-oow-yachts-certificate-of-competency

It essentially is a new route for Seafarers wanting to gain an OOW Yachts Licence but don’t have the relevant service on smaller yachts due to the nature of the industry.