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Statutory Documents - IMO Publications and Documents - Resolutions - Assembly - IMO Resolution A.960(23) Recommendations on Training and Certification and on Operational Procedures for Maritime Pilots other than Deep-Sea Pilots - (Adopted on 5 December 2003) - Annex 1 - Recommendation on Training and Certification of Maritime Pilots other than Deep-Sea Pilots - 1 Scope

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  1.1 It is recognised that pilotage requires specialised knowledge and experience of a specific area and that States with many diverse waterways and ports have found it appropriate to administer pilotage on a regional or local basis.

  1.2 The maritime pilots referred to in this Recommendation do not include deep-sea pilots or shipmasters or crew who are certificated or licensed to carry out pilotage duties in particular areas.

  1.3 Governments should encourage the establishment or maintenance of competent pilotage authorities to administer safe and efficient pilotage systems.

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