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Suitable for those who hold: 

- a deck, fishing or yacht related Certificate of Competency 
- an inland waterway qualification for vessels of at least 24 metres in length 
- other qualifications (e.g. a DP certificate or VTS V-103) or experience as appropriate 
- a middle management position in the maritime industry ashore

Suitable for those:

- in command of a commercial or naval ship, harbour master or marine pilot (subject to minimum periods in post)
- who hold a senior management position ashore equivalent to command at sea 

Suitable for those who:

- hold a rating qualification
- have worked on a fishing vessel for at least two years
- hold a non-management position ashore

Suitable for those in initial maritime training or education. Please do not apply for this category of membership unless you are a cadet or engaged in maritime study for the first time. The Nautical Institute may check the accuracy of the information you provide.

To re-apply for Nautical Institute membership please email the NI membership team at quoting your full name and either your date of birth or your previous membership number. Or you can call them on +44 (0)20 7928 1351 Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm (UK time) and they will be happy to help.