Who is this course for

Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) course is designed for the companies to onboard and introduce to their employees, ashore and/or at sea.

Tailored approach

Tapiit Live will work directly with your company to understand your training requirements and will taylor the course to your needs. We will also work with you to include your company related information, e.g. references, policies, resources.

Training schedule

All courses are delivered on bespoke basis. Training schedule will be agreed with each company and sessions will be live-streamed on the agreed date/time, whether delivered to attendees ashore or directly onboard the vessel.

About the course

This Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) course is designed to provide Senior Shipboard Management and Senior Shoreside Management with a thorough understanding of the MLC legislation. This course can be used as a useful learning tool for Officers preparing to sit their Master’s Oral exams.

Aim of the course

Aim of this course is to provide a general understanding of the Maritime Labour Convention, it's clauses and minimum requirements.


The course will focus on the 5 main MLC Titles, discussing each one in-depth:

  • Minimum requirements for seafarers to work onboard a ship
  • Conditions of employment 
  • Accommodation, recreation, food, and catering
  • Heath protection, medical care, welfare, and social security protection
  • Compliance and enforcement 

The course is packed with live interactions, discussions, and surveys to help consolidate all participants understanding.