NEW min ISSUED TO REPLACE MIN 513 (M)
Note that MCA has updated MIN 513 (M) which expired in Sep 2016 and the new one is MIN 531 (M) which can be found at https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/461016/MIN_513.pdf
This is the latest update on food hygiene quals from MCA. If your food hygiene qual is listed here its accepted by MCA.
MARITIME LABOUR CONVENTION, 2006: Food and Catering: Recognised qualifications in food hygiene or food safety in catering for Ships’ Cooks and others processing food in the galley Notice to all shipowners, crewing agents, masters, officers, seafarers and other shipboard personnel This note should be read with Part 8, Merchant Shipping (Maritime Labour Convention) (Minimum Requirements for Seafarers etc.) Regulations 2014 and Merchant Shipping Notice MSN 1846 (M) Maritime Labour Convention, 2006: Food and Catering: Ships’ Cooks and Catering Staff. This MIN replaces MIN 479 (M) and expires 30 September 2016.