Course Length:40 hours
PREREQUISITE FOR USCG ENDORSEMENT AS PERSON IN CHARGE:
Completion of a USCG Approved firefighting course
Letter stating the transfers participated in (number or, type and capacity) signed by master, chief engineer, or vessel owner.
Note: Students, who do not have any tank vessel sea service, may complete this course and the basic firefighting course and obtain the endorsement as TANKERMAN ASSISTANT. Once the requisite experience and the transfers have been obtained, mariners can upgrade without further training or testing.