Increase the scope of your captain’s license from an Inland or Great Lakes & Inland to a Near Coastal Master Captain’s License. A Near Coastal License allows you to go up to 200 miles offshore.
Below is information about the Increase in Scope Course including:
Give us a call (866) 293-9308 to enroll over the phone or have questions answered.
The Increase in Scope Course consists of three modules:
To enroll in the Increase in Scope Course Modules Follow this link and:
To complete the course students need:
All of these class materials may be purchased individually from our Bookstore
Passing all of the quizzes in a module unlocks a Certificate of Achievement and shows you are ready to test in person for that module. Print your Certificate of Achievement for each module and bring them to the in person final exams. Most students test for all three exam modules which make up the Increase in Scope Course in one day.
The cost of testing is included in the price of the modules. The in person final exams take place by appointment.
Follow these steps to schedule in person final exams:
When you pass your exams the instructor emails your student file to US Captain’s Training and we process your file. We then issue a Certificate of Training which satisfies testing
requirements for the USCG.
Include your Certificate of Training in your captain’s license application packet which you mail to a Regional Exam Center to get your license.
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