National Maritime Center (NMC)
Providing Credentials to Mariners
The mission of the Regional Examination Center (REC) is to pre-screen applications, administer examinations and conduct oversight of Coast Guard approved courses
Oakland Regional Examination Center
For application status checks go to (http://homeport.uscg.mil/mmcstatus). For general information or technical assistance email the Mariner Information Customer Service Center at IASKNMC@uscg.mil or call 1-888-IASKNMC (1-888-427-5662).
Application Submission Email
REC location and Operating Hours
NMC Customer Service Center (CSC)
(1-888-427-5662) email (IASKNMC@uscg.mil
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Merchant Mariner Credential List Server | NMC Address & Location
Applications MUST be sent through your local REC