Application for Ship's Cook Certificate (SHCK) Important Notes: (a) This service will take about 20 minutes to complete. (b) Please read the below sections before proceeding to submit your application. Section A: Information About This Application Service You may use this application form to apply for assessment of eligibility for Certificate of Proficiency for Ship's Cook Section B: Relevant Documents Needed You will need to scan the following documents/information in soft copy before filling up the online application: General Documents Passport Passport size photo Supporting Documents Required (Ancillary courses/certificates) Certificate Title APPROVED COOK TRAINING COURSE CERTIFICATE CERTIFICATE OF MEDICAL FITNESS (including colour vision) ELEMENTARY FIRST AID CERTIFICATE (OR) PROFICIENCY IN MEDICAL FIRST AID FIRE PREVENTION & FIRE FIGHTING CERTIFICATE PERSONAL SAFETY AND SOCIAL RESPONSIBLITY PERSONAL SURVIVAL TECHNIQUES (OR) CERTIFICATE OF PROFICIENCY IN SURVIVAL CRAFT SECURITY AWARENESS TRAINING (Table A-VI/6-1) Section C: Scanning Document Instruction You will need to prepare all the relevant documents in the following format before uploading to the application form Passport Size Photo Your photograph image must be JPEG or PNG format("jpg" or "png" extension) size should not be more than 150 Kilobytes dimension of the photo image has to be 400(width) by 514 pixels(height) in color and against plain white background without shadows taken within the last 3 months show the full face and without headgear (Headgear worn in accordance with religious or racial customs is acceptable but must not hide the facial features) Other relevant documents Your other documents must be JPEG, PNG, PDF or Microsoft Word format Size should not be more than 1 Mbytes Document file naming Your uploaded file name must be not more than 20 characters should only be alphanumeric characters(A-Z, and numbers) should not have any special characters such as @, ~, *, <, >, &, ', %, :, .., \ Section D: Things To Do After Submission At the end of the online submission, please follow the instructions on the acknowledgement page Print application acknowledgement page Print a copy of the application acknowledgement page and take note of the application reference number. You will need to provide the application reference number and your passport number when contacting Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore regarding the application. Application fee For Marinet users those who subscribed to AAF including Tanker Endorsement, the charges are included in the AAF scheme. Separate bills will not be issued. For the AAF Scheme please indicate the ship details in the application form For Marinet users those who are not subscribed to AAF scheme, the application will be charged to the billing account number as stated in the online application, No payment should be made via counter at MPA For Individuals, please pay SGD$25 non-refundable application fee to 'Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore' You may choose the following payment methods at 'Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore' service counter NETS, VISA or MasterCard payment Bank draft or crossed cheque should be made payable to 'Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore' Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore Shipping DivisionTraining Standards Department 460 Alexandra Road PSA Building #21-00 Singapore 119963 Note: For your application to be processed, please make the payment within 1 month. If there is no payment received after 1 month period, the application will be cancelled.