Below you will find a list of Mariners
classifications with basic renewal information. Each link will take
you to the Code of Federal Regulations which will inform you of the requirements.
MASTER or MATE (PILOT) of TOWING – (10.209) Completion of
one of the above requirements, AND Completion of practical demonstration
before a designated examiner, OR Submit proof of ongoing participation
in training and drills.
STCW—(A-I/11) You must provide 360 days of seagoing service gained within the last 5 years, performing functions appropriate to the certificate held to demonstrate continued competency. If you cannot meet this requirement, you must complete the requirements of Basic Safety Training (BST) which includes approved courses in Personal Survival Techniques, Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting, Elementary First Aid, and Personal Safety and Social Responsibility OR provide an approved BST refresher course.
RADIO OFFICERS – (10.209)
Present a currently valid license
as 1st or 2nd class radiotelegraph operator issued by the Federal
TANKERMAN – (13.120) A. 2 transfers within the last 5 years OR an
approved Tankerman course, AND 360 days of service during the past 5
years, OR Pass a comprehensive, open-book exam, OR Complete an approved
refresher course, OR 3 years of closely related service/employment.
MMC W/OUT QUALIFIED RATINGS – (10.227)
There are no
professional requirements for renewal of an entry level rating MMD.