In addition to a valid certificate of competency, what special qualification is required to serve as master or officer in any high speed craft?

A Type Rating Certificate (TRC). A TRC must be held by every officer with an operational role serving in any kind of HSC (including hovercraft), in addition to a valid certificate of competency as required by the vessel’s Safe Manning Document.

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