This USCG approved course will satisfy the exam requirements for an
Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessel (OUPV) Captain
endorsement with either an Inland or a Near Coastal route.
Professional Requirements ...
The sea service requirements for an OUPV with an Inland route is 360-
days experience in the operation of vessels.
The sea service requirements for an OUPV with a Near Coastal route
is 360-days experience in the operation of vessels that includes 90-
days experience on ocean waters.
USCG Course Approval ...
Any applicant who has successfully completed your Operator of Uninspected
Passenger Vessels (OUPV) (COLPAC 340) course and presents your
Certificate of Training within one year of the completion of training, will satisfy
the examination requirements of 46 CFR 11.205(f) for original issuance, 46
CFR 10.227(d)(8)(i)(B) for renewal, and 46 CFR 10.227(g) for reissuance, of a
merchant mariner endorsement as Operator of Uninspected Passenger
Vessels (OUPV) Upon Near Coastal, or Great Lakes and Inland, or Inland
Waters. The course completion certificate issued upon successful completion
of this course is valid for one application which results in the issuance of an
endorsement(s) and may not be used for future application transactions.
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