To be able to work as a pilot, a person must hold a pilot certificate and be employed or contracted by the municipality in question.
In order to be eligible for a pilot certificate, the applicant must hold a COC as master, have sufficient sail time, courses and educations for pilots, a valid health certificate and affiliation to the harbour in question. Please see application for pilot certificate which lists all the requirements.
The cost of a pilot certificate is DKK 1175.
The pilot exemption certificates must be renewed every five years.