***ORIENTAL, NC: OUPV June 4 2021 and July 9, 2021***OUPV classes selling out fast - call now for seating before summer!!!***ABLE SEAMAN CLASSES: Able Seaman Part A - APRIL 19TH **** Able Seaman Part B APRIL 26, 2021*** STUDENTS CAN TAKE PART A or B Individually of each other***
UPGRADE MASTER 100-tons to MASTER 200-tons - $420
(Inland, Great Lakes, Near Coastal)
General Description - The 200-ton Masters License is required to operate an inspected vessel of over 100-tons and not more than 200-tons that carries seven or more passengers. In order to carry seven or more passengers “under sail,” a Sail Endorsement is also required.
General Course Description - This 3-day course is for upgrading an existing 100-ton Masters License to a 200-ton Masters License. This course runs for three consecutive days. Class hours are from 8:00 am through 5:30 pm for the three days of instruction. We give the test at the end of day 3.
Course Topics Include:
- Navigation Charts and Publications
- VHF Radio Communication
- Marine Engineering Terms
- Small Engine Operation
- Marine Power Plant Operating Principles
- Vessel Trim & Stability
- Stability & Stress Calculations
- Firefighting & Fire Prevention
- Electronic Navigation
- Cargo Stowage & Security
SEA SERVICE REQUIREMENTS:
UPGRADE 100-TON to 200-TON
Recency - 90 days must be in the past 3 years on vessels.
Inland - 360 days of service, OF WHICH: 180 days must have been as a Master, Mate, or equivalent position while holding a license or endorsement as Master, Mate, Master or Mate (pilot) of towing vessels, or OUPV.
Near Coastal - 720 total days of service on Ocean or Near Coastal Waters, OF WHICH: service on Inland waters, other than Great Lakes, MAY substitute for up to 360 days of the total required service, AND 360 MUST have been as a master, mate , or equivalent supervisory position while holding an endorsement as master, as mate, or as operator of uninspected passenger vessels; OR 360 days as a Master or Mate of Ocean or N/C Towing Vessels and completion of an examination.
Great Lakes - 360 days of service OF WHICH: 180 days must have been as a Master, Mate, or equivalent position while holding a license or endorsement as Master, Mate, Master or Mate (pilot) of towing vessels, or OUPV, AND 90 days of service on Great Lakes.
Tonnage Limitation - This course satisfies the examination requirement for the 200-ton Masters License. The tonnage level of a Masters License is based on the size vessels on which you have your sea service experience.
200-GRT - 90 days (25%) of service on vessels of 101 GRT or above, OR 180 days (50%) of service on vessels of 67 GRT or above.
200-GRT - 180 days (25%) required on vessels of 101 GRT or above, OR 360 days (50%) required on vessels over 67 GRT or above.
EAST COAST SCHEDULE
Oriental, NC Sept 1, 2020 Jan 26, 2021 Apr 27, 2021 Aug 31, 2021 Morehead City, NC - Wanchese, NC - Raleigh, NC Area - Wilmington, NC - *Payment required in advance to secure your seat! Tuition assistance available through First Citizens Bank.
UPGRADE MASTER 100-tons
to MASTER 200-tons
3-day $420 *
We'll accept cash, checks, debit or credit cards.
Sept 1, 2020
Jan 26, 2021
Apr 27, 2021
Aug 31, 2021
Morehead City, NC
Raleigh, NC Area
*Payment required in advance to secure your seat!
Tuition assistance available through First Citizens Bank. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org