RYA Code of Compliance Examiner
The MCA Code of Practice is a commercial preparation of a craft to meet requirements for design, equipment installed and conduct. It is outlined in details in the 'Code' (MGN 280) as published by ther Marine Coastguard Agency (MCA).
Whether a sight seeing day boat or charter yacht, the 'Code' is applied to that craft and stipulated the preparation of such to meet the requirements and to provide a safe environment for the paying public.
Following a career in new yacht commissioning and running charter fleets Julian Smith has over 10 years experience with preparing yachts to meet the MCA Code. He has worked closely with the Royal Yachting Association for many years who are one of several Certifying Authorities appointed to oversee the Code of Practice administration.
Julian Smith of Hamble Marine Surveys is an appointed a RYA Code of Compliance Examiner.
Hamble Marine Surveys are able to offer advice or a pre-inspection survey to allow you to determine what is necessary to achieve Code of Compliance.
Whether you are looking to prepare your vessel to meet the Code for the first time, or you are looking for a Mid-Term inspection or 5 year survey, contact Hamble Marine Surveys for an informal discussion and appointment.