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USCG Launch Operator's License


This two day 16 hour classroom instruction course includes all course materials. All testing is done at Landfall Marine Training Center., you do not test with the USCG. Upon successful completion of the two exams and 100% attendance you will receive a Connecticut Safe Boating Certificate and a Landfall Marine Training Center Certificate which along with your USCG completed application may be submitted to the USCG for your Limited OUPV or Limited Masters License. You will have up to 12 months from the date on your Landfall Marine Training Center Certificate to submit your completed USCG application. The United States Coast Guard and National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA ) have approved this course.

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USCG Approved Limited OUPV / Master ( Launch Operator) Course
#SRV-LAU $325.00
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  • Course Overview
  • License Types & License Requirements
  • Course Materials
This license is designed for those working at yacht clubs, marinas, camps, and community waterfront centers as a launch driver, sailing instructor or camp counselor. This course covers safe boat operation, docking, anchoring, marlinspike seamanship (knots, coiling and heaving line), navigation rules & navigation aids, safety equipment, emergency procedures, rendering assistance, federal and state boating laws and a host of other areas. Course Format: Sixteen-hour course set over two days
  • Day One: 8 hour Classroom Instruction
  • CT DEEP (CT Department of Energy and Environmental Protection) and NASBLA approved course on responsible boating. A 60-question test is administered at the end of the day.
  • Day Two: 8 hour Classroom Instruction
  • United States Power Boating Association approved course on Power Boating . A 50-question test is administered at the end of day 2.

Limited OUPV
Description: Operate uninspected passenger vessels/launch (OUPV) carrying no more than six (6) passengers in a limited geographic area
Age: 17 years of age
Sea Time: 90 days (4+ hrs/day) of self-documented sea time, 90 days in the last three years


Application:  USCG Application Form CG-719B (01/14)

DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

OMB No. 1625-0040

U.S. Coast Guard

Exp. Date: 01/31/2016

APPLICATION FOR MERCHANT MARINER CREDENTIAL

(MMC)


Physical exam: Routine physical examination including eye exam and Drug Test

Drug Test Form: All applicants must be certified to be drug free

CPR & First Aid Certificate: dated within 12months of your application

Sea Service Form

TWIC Card: Transportation Worker Identification Credential


Limited Masters
Description: Operate inspected passenger vessels/launch carrying seven (7) passengers or more in a limited geographic area
Age: 18 years of age
Sea Time: 120 days (4+ hours/day) of self-documented sea time, 90 days in last three years
Application: USCG Application Form CG-719B (01/14)

DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

OMB No. 1625-0040

U.S. Coast Guard

Exp. Date: 01/31/2016

APPLICATION FOR MERCHANT MARINER CREDENTIAL

(MMC)


Physical exam: Routine physical examination including eye exam and Drug Test

Drug Test Form: All applicants must be certified to be drug free

CPR & First Aid Certificate: dated within 12months of your application

Sea Service Form

Transportation Worker Identification Credential

Instructor USCG Licensed Captain
Age Group: 17 - adult
Group Size: 6 - 9



Two Text Books : Boat Connecticut- 'A Course On Responsible Boating' and US Powerboating’s - 'Start Power Boating Right' along with a booklet of study questions will be sent to you 7 days prior to the course start date and should be studied prior to taking the class