Our Services


ISM Audits

Complete internal auditing program based on your company Safety Management System. We can use your in-house checklist, our own checklist, or we can work with you to develop a custom management system, auditing program, and checklist.

ISPS Audits

Complete internal auditing program based on your Company Security Plan and Ship Security Plan. We can use your in-house checklist, our own checklist, or work with you to develop a custom Plan, auditing program, and checklist.

MLC Audits

The Maritime Labour Convention 2006 is in force internationally, however the United States is not signatory. USCG Port State Control Officers may verify the presence of MLC certificates, but at the very least they will be checking for compliance with the requirements of ILO 92 and ILO 133. We can assist with a complete internal […]

MARPOL Audits

MARPOL Audits are not an international nor a US requirement, however MARPOL violations are some of most common causes of detentions. and civil and criminal fines. A good MARPOL auditing program will ensure your vessel will not only be in compliance with the regulations, but also reduce overall costs.

Environmental Compliance Program

Environmental Compliance Programs are designed to develop cost savings and best practices for operation of a vessel’s environmental systems, garbage, oil, and sewage waste streams, and ballast operations. These programs assist with the development and review of logs and records to ensure compliance with all US and International Standards. Sparrow Marine auditors are well versed in […]

USCG Exam Prep

USCG Port State Control and Certificate of Compliance exams, and the US and International regulations they are based on, are becoming more in depth and sophisticated to keep pace with the complexity and techonological advancements in the shipping industry.We can assist with both Port State Control and Certificate of Compliance exam preparation and assistance during […]