Official websites use .mil
Secure .mil websites use HTTPS
CRUISE SHIP NATIONAL CENTER OF EXPERTISE (CSNCOE)
A Navigation and Vessel Inspection Circular (NVIC) provides detailed guidance about the enforcement
or compliance with certain federal marine safety regulations and USCG marine safety policies.
Acceptance of Novel Life-Saving Appliances and Arrangements
Reporting and Investigation of Marine Casualties Where the United States is a Substantially Interested State (SIS)
Unified interpretations of SOLAS Chapter 11-2, the FSS Code, the FTP Code and related fire test procedures.
Port State Control Guidelines for the Enforcement of the ISM Code
NVIC 07-04, Chng 1
Ballast Water Management for the Control of Aquatic Nuisance Species in the Waters of the United States.
Environmental inspection checklist; addendum to foreign passenger vessel examination book, CG-840.
NVIC 04-03, Chng 3
Guidance for verification of vessel security plans on domestic vessels in accordance with the regulations mandated by the Maritime Transportation Security Act (MTSA) regulations and International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code
Special Training Requirements for Merchant Mariners Serving on Passenger Ships other than Roll-On/Roll-Off (Ro-Ro) Passenger Ships.
Fire Safety Standards for Foreign Passenger Vessels Constructed Before 1 October 1994
Special Fire Protection Systems for Atriums
Fire Drills and On-Board Training
Lifeboat Capacity on Foreign Flag Passenger Vessels
Click here to search all NVICS.