Course Length:80 hours at your own pace - You have up to 12 Weeks to complete this Online Course.
You have up to 12 weeks to complete the online course starting on the date that TRLMI sends you your course log-in email. THERE ARE NO EXTENSIONS past this 12-week time frame.
IMPORTANT: Please be aware of the U.S. Coast Guard's requirements for the license, prior to enrolling in our course. Please visit the license requirements page for the USCG requirements for each of these licenses. Our staff can answer your questions about which level of license you may qualify for.
Our online course final exam testing locations are currently only in: Alameda and San Diego, California; Homer, Alaska; Honolulu, Hawaii.
In addition to the course cost, the following additional items are REQUIRED for this online class:
- USCG Navigational Rules of the Road Book, International and Inland
- TRLMI's "Mariner's Guide to Rules of the Road" Training Aid
- Plotting Tools: We recommend Weems and Plath Roll Plotter #120, Ultralight Dividers #176, and Triangle #101
We highly advise that these items are purchased at the time of enrollment.
These items are available from our shop or using the links at the bottom of this page and will be shipped with your course textbooks.
When you are finished with the online course you will take your proctored USCG Approved final exams at one of our approved locations. Upon successful completion of the final exams in-person, you will receive a course Certificate of Training that is valid for 1 year to be submitted to a USCG Regional Exam Center.
Once enrolled, you will receive access to the Online Portal within 2-3 business days via email.
Please select the number of seats you want to reserve, then press the Get Tickets button.