Medical Fitness Certificate


Seamen's Hospital Maritime Medicine Unit Committee organizes the mandatory medical fitness examination and issues Seafarers’ Health Books and International Medical Fitness Certificates.

It is the only institution in Lithuania, which is formally granted the right to do this.

Phones: +370 46 491 050; +370 46 491 015;


Chairman of the Committee  – Valdas Kuolas

Acting chairman of the Committee – Algirdas Liutkus, Rimantas Irkinas


Only Certificates, signed by  the chairman or acting chairman of the Committee and corresponding specimen forms provided below are valid.


Since 2 June 2014 Klaipeda Seafarers Hospital Maritime Medical Department  started to issue new Seafarer’s Medical Fitness Certificates in accordance with the requirements of the 2010 Manila Amendments to the STCW Convention 1978.

Seafarer's Medical Fitness Certificate comprises of 2 certificates, provided below:

Seafarer`s Medical Certificate (SPECIMEN)>>

Medical Fitness Certificate (SPECIMEN)>>

Seafarers are required to have both documents.



The old type Seafarer’s Medical Fitness Certificates (Seafarer’s health books) valid till the expiration date indicated in the mentioned document, but not longer than 2 June 2015.

Information updated by Irena Spudytė, Training and Certification Division
Information updated on 2015-05-25 11:21

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