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Seafarers Medical

Seafarer’s Medical 

If you are employed as a seafarer in the merchant navy , the Department of Transport Tourism and Sport, requires you to hold a valid ENG11 Certificate attesting to your medical fitness.

Here at Spiddal Medical Centre our doctors are approved by the DTTAS and thus are qualified to offer you this service.

Any seafarer attending a medical examination must produce  photographic identification.

Since the recent launch of the online Eng 11 certificate any seafarer attending for exam must have a seafarer’s ID number . This is generated via the department of transport . Simply email and they will forward you the relevant details. The certficate can then be uploaded following successful examination.

When it is not a first medical the previous medical certificate and seafarer’s discharge book should also be brought to the examination.

You will undergo a complete medical and eyesight examination with hearing test included.

Upon successful completion of your medical, the relevant certificate will be issued immediately.

Appointment may be arranged from Monday – Friday 9-5pm and will take 30 minutes.

For further information or booking please contact our reception staff at 091 553135 or

Fee : €110 euro 

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