ENG1 seafarer medicals

This is a medical examination for seafarers and complies with international medical standards. It is acceptable worldwide. ENG1 seafarer medical examinations can only be carried out by Approved Doctors (the MCA website has a full list of these) and is valid for up to 2 years (annually if 16-18 years old). The medical examination will take approximately 45 minutes and will involve a medical questionnaire and physical examination. You will be asked to undress down to your underwear for the physical examination. A chaperone is available if you wish to have one present during this examination. If you are overweight (BMI over 30) you may need to do a fitness test.

You will need to be photographic ID (passport, discharge book or photo driving licence), as well as your previous certificate (if you have one). Come prepared to do a urine test and bring your glasses if you wear glasses or contact lenses.

The cost of the ENG1 medical is £80. Please bring payment in the form of card, cash or cheque if you have not paid in advance. We now have the facility to accept card payments at the time of your medical.

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If there are any additional tests required by your company (eg audiometry, blood tests, urine drug screens, ECG heart tests) please contact us by phone, e-mail or via our online enquiry form in advance so that we can advise of any additional time or costs.  .