Monday, July 06, 2020
   
TEXT_SIZE

Masters License 25/50/100 Ton

License Description

The Masters license allows the transport of passengers on an inspected passenger vessel. These vessels must have a Certificate Of Inspection (COI) which states the number of passengers allowed and area of operation.

Two types of licenses:

Inland: May take passengers upon inland waters only
Near Coastal: May take passengers up to 200 miles off shore

USCG Approved Master 25/50/100 Ton Near Coastal Course

All testing is done with The Captain School.

You DO NOT test with the Coast Guard.

Certification

Upon successful completion (attendance and passing required exams), you will receive a diploma from The Captain School. This diploma is then sent to the U.S. Coast Guard REC, along with your USCG Application to receive your USCG License. (You have up to 1 year to submit your application to the Coast Guard from the date on your diploma.)

Eligibility Requirements

USCG Application Age: 19 years old

Sea Experience:

Inland Masters 25/50/100 Ton
* 360 day underway on navigable waters
* 90 days of the 360 must be within the last 3 years

* Near Coastal Masters 25/50/100 Ton 720 days underway
* At least 360 days must be upon near coastal or ocean waters
* At least 90 days must be within the last 3 years

* A "day" is defined as 4 or more hours away from the dock

Upcoming Classes

2020 COURSES 

May 2020

May 18-31 OUPV Captains License Online $950

June 2020

8-12 Upgrade To Master (Nights) $400

13 Sail Endorsement / Tow Endorsement ($200 / $200)

8-12 STCW Basic Training (5 Days) $1200

July 2020

6-19 OUPV Captains License $950

21-24 Upgrade To Master (Nights) $400

25 Sail Endorsement / Tow Endorsement ($200 / $200)Apply 

27-31 STCW Basic Training (5 Days) $1200 (just added)

August 2020

1-5 STCW Basic Training (5 Days) $1200 (sold out)

17-31 OUPV Captains License Online $950

(More Courses & Dates Coming Soon)

Medical Care Provider (3 Days) $750

STCW Basic Training (5 Days) $1200

OUPV Captains License (Nights / Weekend) $950

Crowd Management (1 Day) $300

Crisis Management (1 Day) $300

Upgrade To Master (Nights) $400

Advanced Fire Fighting (4 Days) $900 

Sail / Tow Endorsements  $200 / $200

STCW II/3 Assesments (7-8 Days) $2500

Dates May Be Subject To Change

English Danish Dutch French German Italian Japanese Norwegian Portuguese Russian Spanish

Training Flow Chart

Certifications Required for Crew-

Working on 6 passenger boats in the USVI

-CPR & First Aid

-Random Drug Testing Program

-add TWIC (from TSA) if entering secure port areas in US & BVI

Working on 6-12 Passenger Boats in the BVI

-add: STCW Basic Training

Working On Vessels with more than 12 passengers in BVI

-add: STCW Crowd Managment

-add TWIC (from TSA)

Additional: Helpful but not required by Law

-STCW Crisis Management

This information is not intended to answer all questions regrading licensing- use it as a guide only- information subject to change. Call for a personal consultation 340-775-2278

Certifications Required for Captains-

Operating 6 passenger boats in the USVI

-USCG OUPV Near Coastal License

-CPR & First Aid

-Random Drug Testing Program

-FCC Marine Radio Operator Permit

-TWIC Card (TSA.gov)

Operating 1-12 Passenger Boats in the BVI

-Add: Master Upgrade to 50 or 100 Gross Ton Master Near Coastal

-add: STCW Basic Training

-add: STCW Advanced Fire Fighting

-add: STCW Medical Care Provider

-add: STCW Proficency in Survival Craft (Limited)

-add: STCW II/3 Endorsement on License 

Operating Vessels with more than 12 passengers in BVI

Same as above and

-add: STCW Crowd Managment

-add: STCW Crisis Management

-add: Vessel Security Officer

This information is not intended to answer all questions regrading licensing- use it as a guide only- information subject to change. Call for a personal consultation 340-775-2278