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Re: HMS Bounty in trouble...

Originally Posted by chef2sail View Post
Certification in a field is not a gauentee of competancy. ....

All this does is maximize the potential to make a correct decision, not gauerentee it.
Yes I agree with that. It is just what I am saying. As I have said in my opinion Takefive nailed already the subject:

Originally Posted by TakeFive View Post
Having a certification does not guarantee full competence in any field. However, a person who lacks the ability or persistence to pass the certification requirements is almost certainly not fully competent.

In other words, certification is a necessary but not sufficient condition for competence.

It is absurd to suggest that licenses and training have little correlation with competence. It is simply not true. The correlation is not 100% perfect, but it is a very strong correlation.


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