Students must be able to read and write fluently in the English Language. Mariners are responsible for obtaining their own physical exam, drug tests, first aid/CPR certification, documentation of sea time and other USCG license requirements.
USCG approved Upgrade course from Master 25, 50 or 100 ton to Master not more than 200 ton.
Course fee includes study guide and charts. Students must bring their own plotting gear to class, including: dividers, parallel ruler/triangles, pencil, eraser and calculator.
Complete information regarding licensing can be found at www.uscg.mil/stcw For the USCG 200 Ton licensing checklist click here. You can also contact the USCG National Maritime Center Help Desk at 1-888-427-5662. Personnel there are very helpful and happy to answer your licensing questons. Other useful phone numbers are below.
UAS Ketchikan Marine Transportation Office: 907.228.4568
Ketchikan USCG Marine Safety Office: 907.225.4496
Juneau USCG Regional Exam Center: 907.463.2458
Nationwide Exam Centers Contact Information: 1-888-427-5662