MTCS Online - Phase II, March 2021

We are pleased to announce that the launch of the Phase II upgrade to the MTCS Online platform will take place during March 2021. The new system offers an enhanced user experience for both individual users and company administrators alike.

PLEASE NOTE: MTCS Online will be unavailable between Tuesday 9th March and Tuesday 16th of March 2021.

No verifications can be completed or certification issued during this period.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause, please contact if you have any questions.

Individual Competence Assessment (ICA)

To gain an MTCS Certificate of Competence in your current job role

This would apply if you are seeking a certificate for the job role you are currently doing and involves providing evidence of the work that you have been doing in that role over the past 12 to 24 months

This would include:

  • A witness statement from the company or agency(s) you have been working for.
  • Reviews of your performance (appraisals / end of trip reports / client feedback)
  • Copies of your IMCA logbook (Survey / ROV / Diving / DP Operator / Technician etc)
  • Mandatory certification (medical / survival / trade or academic)
  • Company CV or work history
  • A short report written by you about your most recent job offshore.
  • An assessment pack including guidance and documents to complete is provided by via MTCS Online.
  • You should be able to gather this evidence in a few weeks.

Individual Competence Assessment (ICA) Procedure

Purchase your Individual Competence Assessment pack from the link opposite. Your ICA pack will be available through your MTCS Online account on successful completion of payment.

Evidence Requirements will include the following:


Complete the Essential Knowledge Report relating to your role to satisfy the knowledge element of competence.


You must submit the witness statement contained in your ICA pack – this must be completed by a manager.


Appraisals from your supervisor confirming you are deemed competent in your current role.


This should include log hours, days of work and an up-to-date CV.


Ensure you have a valid Offshore Survival & Medical Certificate for the region in which you work.

Your ICA course will provide instructions on how to proceed including uploading evidence, submitting evidence for verification and retrieving your certificate of competence.

For any further information please contact MTCS –

Phone: +44 15394 40200