As per latest Merchant Shipping (M.S) Notice MS Notice 1 of 2018 dated 16th Jan 2018 anyone who has passed 10th and holding Indian Passport can obtain Indian CDC by submitting the following :
1. Basic STCW Safety Training (BST) or Basic STCW Modular Course (EFA+FPFF+PST+PSSR) + STSDSD Courses at DGS Approved Training Centre. HIMT has been ranked “Grade A1-Outstanding” Institute and offering the above courses for past 2 decades. To complete all above courses shall take 13 working days.
2. Medical Fitness Certificate (Appendix IV & V) from DGS Approved Doctor. The same can also be done @ HIMT – Rs. 700/-
3. INDoS number (Indian National Database of Seafarers) is required prior commencement of the above courses and can also be obtained through HIMT. To get INDoS number candidate need to visit HIMT in person with Original Passport and 10th Mark sheet.
1. Passport size Photo with clear white background
2. Color scanned copy of original Passport
3. Color scanned copy of original 10th Standard Pass Certificate / Mark sheet
4. Color scanned copy of original Medical Fitness Certificate from DGS Approved Doctor (Appendix IV & V)
5. Color scanned copy of original permanent address proof for change of address. (Any one of them Passport, Aadhaar Card, Election Commission Photo ID card and Permanent Driving License)
Courses can be done in any institute, but Course details should be updated in DG Master Checker.
Candidate needs to directly apply in DGS Website. However, as a service to the candidate HIMT will assist to all candidates undergoing above course or who have completed the above courses at HIMT. Other institute Candidates also can avail the assistance.
CDC Online Application Charges : Rs 700/- CDC application assistance will be offered by HIMT on every Wednesday between 0930AM to 0330PM at HIMT College, Tidel Park Centre.
NOTE: CDC (Continuous Discharge Certificate) is a document like PASSPORT issued by Govt. of India. CDC is mandatory to work on ships like how passport is mandatory for flying out of country.
HIMT PURELY OFFERS ONLY TRAINING. HIMT DOES NOT PROVIDE ANY JOBS ASSISTANCE OR JOBS GUARANTEE TO CANDIDATES UNDERGOING ANY COURSES. HIMT DOES NOT GUARANTEE ON NUMBER OF DAYS THE CDC WILL BE ISSUED AND NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY REJECTION OF CDC APPLICATION DUE TO NAME NOT MATCHING WITH 10TH MARKSHEET, PASSPORT / FALSE CERTIFICATE VERIFICATION FROM THEIR EDUCATION BOARD / SIGNATURE NOT MATCHING WITH PASSPORT / PHOTO IS NOT AS PER DGS NORMS AND ETC., THE CANDIDATE WILL BE RESPONSIBLE AND WE CAN REAPPLY AGAIN WITH APPLICABLE CHARGES.