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Merrymeeting Adult Education

USCG-Approved Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessel Blended Course

with John Coffin


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The course qualifies students for a Coast Guard license to operate vessels carrying up to six passengers for hire (OUPV). Fee includes access to the Blended OUPV Course using Captain School Key West’s Learning Management System, charts, navigation tools, and the USCG-approved and accepted test. Online classwork of 30 hours begins Sept. 21 and runs through Oct. 23. Student’s progress will be mentored online by the instructor, with assignments to complete, including 12 hours of online instruction and coaching on Zoom. Once online requirements are complete, there will be 16 hours of required in-person classroom sessions held on Oct. 23 and 30 that conclude with the administration of the four Coast Guard-required examinations on Nov. 6. Details will be shared during the free Sept. 14 and Sept. 16 information sessions. A $50 registration fee is payable to Merrymeeting before starting the course.  The cost of $995 for the course will be paid directly to Key West's Captain School.  

  • Sep 21 - Nov 2nd, 2021
    Tue for 7 weeks


For directions, call us at (207) 729-7323

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