CPM Master (Captain) 100-ton / 200-ton License
Master 100-ton Course
$1,250
10-days
This USCG approved course will satisfy the exam requirements for the
original issue of Master or Mate 100-ton or less with either an Inland or
a Near Coastal route.
Master / Mate 200-ton Course
$1,900
14-days
This USCG approved Master 200-ton course will satisfy the exam
requirements for the original issue of Master or Mate 200-ton with either
an Inland or a Near Coastal route and includes the following two-
course sequence:
  • Master 100-ton
  • Upgrade Master 100 to 200-ton
Upgrade Master 100 to 200-ton Course
$650
4-days
This USCG approved upgrade course will satisfy the exam
requirements for upgrading a valid Master 100-ton Inland to Near
Coastal to Master or Mate 200-ton with the same route.
Upgrade OUPV to Master 100-ton Course
$650
4-days
This USCG approved course will satisfy the exam requirements for the
upgrade of a valid OUPV Inland or Near Coastal to Master 100-ton or
less with the same route.
Professional Requirements
The Master is the captain in charge of the entire vessel and may also
serve as the officer in charge of a navigation watch on the vessel. The
Mate may serve as officer in charge of a navigation watch under the
authority of a licensed Master. Both the Mate and Master licenses have
the full authority of the OUPV license and the additional authority to
serve on other types of inspected and un-inspected vessels, except for
towing vessels.

These licenses are issued with tonnage limitations of 25, 50, 100, or
200-tons depending on the size of vessels the applicants experience is
on.
  • 200-ton limitation requires either 50% of the required experience
    on vessels over 67-tons OR 25% of the required experience on
    vessels over 100-tons.
  • 100-ton limitation requires either 50% of the required experience
    on vessels over 34-tons OR 25% of the required experience on
    vessels over 50-tons.
  • 50-ton limitation requires either 50% of the required experience on
    vessels over 17-tons OR 25% of the required experience on vessels
    over 25-tons.
  • 25-ton limitation is issued if the mariner does not meet the
    requirements for a larger limitation.

The sea service requirements for Master 100-ton is:
  • 360-days for an Inland route.
  • 720-days (including 360-days on oceans) for a Near Coastal Route.

The sea service requirements for Mate 200-ton is:
  • 180-days for an Inland route.
  • 360-days (including 180-days on oceans) for a Near Coastal route.

The sea service requirements for Master 200-ton is:
  • 360-days (including 180-days as licensed master, mate, or OUPV)
    for an Inland route.
  • 720-days (including 360-days on oceans AND 360-days as a
    licensed master, mate, or OUPV) for a Near Coastal route.
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