46 CFR 10.239 - Quick reference table for MMC requirements.

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§ 10.239 Quick reference table for MMC requirements.

Table 1 to § 10.239 provides a guide to the requirements for officer endorsements. Provisions in the reference section are controlling.

Table 1 to § 10.239: Quick Reference Table for MMC Requirements

[For tankerman endorsements, see table 1 to § 13.129.]

Endorsement
category
Minimum age Citizenship Medical and
physical exam
Experience Recommendations
and character check
Firefighting Professional exam Demonstration
of professional
ability
Recency of service First aid and CPR
Master, mates § 11.201(e)
Note: exceptions.
U.S., § 10.221(a)(1) § 11.201(d) § 10.302(a) 46 CFR Part 11 - Subpart D N/A: Note exceptions in § 11.201(g) for original national or STCW endorsements § 11.201(h) § 11.201(j); § 11.903; § 11.910
Note: § 11.903(b)
N/A original § 11.201 (c)(2)
renewal § 10.227(e)
§ 11.201(i) Note: exceptions.
Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessels (OUPV) § 11.201(e)
Note: exceptions here and in § 11.201(l)
§ 10.221(a)(1)
§ 11.201(d).
§ 10.302(a) § 11.467(c); (d); (e); (f); (g) N/A: Note exceptions in § 11.201(g) for original national or STCW endorsements N/A §§ 11.201(j); 11.903; § 11.910 N/A original § 11.201 (c)(2)
renewal § 10.227(e)
§§ 11.201(i): Note exceptions.
STCW Deck Officer endorsements § 11.201(e)
Note: exceptions.
U.S., § 10.221(a)(1)
§ 11.201(d).
§ 10.302(a) 46 CFR Part 11 - Subpart C N/A: Note exceptions in § 11.201(g) for original national or STCW endorsements § 11.303
Renewal: § 11.303(b) and (c)
N/A Master § 11.305; .311; .315; .317
Chief Mate § 11.307; .313;
OICNW § 11.309; 11.319; 11.321
original § 11.201 (c)(2)
renewal § 10.227(e)
§ 11.201(i).
Officer on a passenger ship when on an international voyage N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A § 11.1105(a)(1); (2) § 11.1105(c) N/A.
Engineers (original) § 11.201(e)
Note: exceptions.
U.S., § 10.221(a)(1) § 11.201(d) 10.302(a) 46 CFR Part 11 - Subpart E N/A: Note exceptions in § 11.201(g) for original national or STCW endorsements § 11.201(h) § 11.201(j); 11.903; § 11.950
Note: § 11.903(b)
N/A original § 11.201 (c)(2)
renewal § 10.227(e)
§ 11.201(i).
STCW Engineering Officer endorsements § 11.201(e)
Note: exceptions.
U.S., § 10.221(a)(1) § 11.201(d) § 10.302(a) 46 CFR Part 11 - Subpart C N/A: Note exceptions in § 11.201(g) for original national or STCW endorsements § 11.303
Renewal: § 11.303(b) and (c)
N/A Chief § 11.325; § 11.331;
2nd engineer officer; § 11.327; § 11.333
OICEW/DDE § 11.329
original § 11.201 (c)(2)
renewal § 10.227(e)
§ 11.201(i).
National Designated Duty Engineer (DDE) § 11.201(e)
Note: exceptions.
U.S., § 10.221(a)(1)
§ 11.201(d).
§ 10.302(a) 11.524(b) N/A: Note exceptions in § 11.201(g) for original national or STCW endorsements § 11.201(h)(1)(iv) § 11.903 N/A original § 11.201 (c)(2)
renewal § 10.227(e)
§ 11.201(i).
Electro-technical officer § 11.201(e)
Note: exceptions.
U.S., § 10.221(a)(1)
§ 11.201(d).
§ 10.302(a) § 11.335(a)(1)
note exception in § 11.335(b) & § 11.33 5(c)
N/A: Note exceptions in § 11.201(g) for original national or STCW endorsements § 11.335(a)(3)(ii) N/A § 11.335(a)(2), (3)
note exception in § 11.335(b) & (c)
§ 11.335(a)(3)(i).
Pilot § 11.201(e)
Note: exceptions.
U.S., § 10.221(a)(1) § 11.201(d) § 10.302(a);
§ 11.709
§ 11.703; § 11.705 N/A: Note exceptions in § 11.201(g) for original national or STCW endorsements N/A § 11.707; § 11.903; § 11.910 § 11.705 § 11.705(e), § 11.713 § 11.201(i).
Towing vessels § 11.201(e)
Note: exceptions.
U.S., § 10.221(a)(1) § 11.201(d) § 10.302(a) 46 CFR Part 11 - Subpart D N/A: Note exceptions in § 11.201(g) for original national or STCW endorsements § 11.201(h)(1)(ii)
§ 11.201(h)(2)(ii)
Note: exceptions
§ 11.201(j); § 11.903; § 11.910 § 11.464; § 11.465 original § 11.201 (c)(2)
renewal § 10.227(e)
§ 11.201(i).
Offshore Supply Vessels § 11.201(e)
Note: exceptions.
U.S., § 10.221(a)(1) § 11.201(d) § 10.302(a) Master § 11.493
Chief Mate § 11.495
Mate § 11.497
C/E § 11.553
Engineer § 11.555
N/A: Note exceptions in § 11.201(g) for original national or STCW endorsements § 11.201(h) § 11.201(j);
Master § 11.493
Chief Mate § 11.495
Mate § 11.497
C/E § 11.553; § 11.903
Eng § 11.555; § 11.903
Master § 11.493
Chief Mate § 11.495
Mate § 11.497
C/E § 11.553
Engineer
§ 11.555
original § 11.201 (c)(2)
renewal § 10.227(e).
§ 11.201(i).
MODU licenses § 11.201(e)
Note: exceptions.
U.S., § 10.221(a)(1)
§ 11.201(d).
§ 10.302(a) OIM: § 11.470
B.S.: § 11.472
BCO: § 11.474
ChEng: § 11.542
Asst. Eng: § 11.544
N/A: Note exceptions in § 11.201(g) for original national or STCW endorsements § 11.201(h): note exceptions § 11.201(j); § 11.903; § 11.920 N/A original § 11.201 (c)(2)
renewal § 10.227(e).
§ 11.201(i).
Uninspected fishing industry vessels § 11.201(e)
Note: exceptions.
U.S., § 10.221(a)(1)
§ 11.201(d).
§ 10.302(a) Deck: § 11.462(c); (d);
Engine: § 11.530(c); (d); (e)
N/A: Note exceptions in § 11.201(g) for original national or STCW endorsements § 11.201(h)
Note: exceptions
§ 11.201(j); § 11.903; § 11.910 N/A original § 11.201 (c)(2)
renewal § 10.227(e).
§ 11.201(i).
Radio officer § 11.201(e)
Note: exceptions.
U.S., § 10.221(a)(1)
§ 11.201(d).
§ 10.302(a) N/A N/A: Note exceptions in § 11.201(g) for original national or STCW endorsements N/A N/A § 11.603 N/A § 11.201(i).
GMDSS Operator N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 11.604 N/A N/A.
Officer raises of grade § 11.201(e)
Note: exceptions.
U.S., § 10.221(a)(1)
§ 11.201(d).
§ 10.302(a) § 10.231(c); Part 11, subparts D and E N/A N/A § 10.231(d); § 11.903; § 11.910; § 11.920; § 11.950 Part 11, subparts D and E 3 months in past 3 years, § 11.201 (c)(2) N/A.
Officer renewals § 11.201(e)
Note: exceptions.
U.S., § 10.221(a)(1)
§ 11.201(d).
§ 10.302(a) § 10.227(d) and (e)
Note: exceptions
N/A N/A N/A Towing officers, § 10.227(d) and (e) 1 year in past 5, § 10.227(e) and (f)
Note: alternative.
N/A.
Staff officer § 11.201(e)
Note: exceptions.
U.S., § 10.221(a)(1)
§ 11.201(d).
§ 10.302(a) § 11.807 N/A: Note exceptions in § 11.201(g) for original national or STCW endorsements N/A N/A § 11.807 N/A § 11.201(i).
Staff officer renewals § 11.201(e)
Note: exceptions.
U.S., § 10.221(a)(1)
§ 11.201(d).
§ 10.302(a) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A.
Able seaman § 12.401(c)(1) U.S. or alien admitted for permanent residence, § 10.221(a)(2) § 10.302(a), § 12.401(c)(2) § 12.403 N/A N/A § 12.401(c)(5) § 12.401(c)(6) § 12.405 Renewal only, 1 year in past 5, § 10.227(e) and (f)
Note: alternative
N/A.
Able-seafarer deck § 12.603(a)(1) U.S. or alien admitted for permanent residence, § 10.221(a)(2) § 10.302(a) § 12.603(a)(3) N/A N/A N/A § 12.603(a)(2) § 12.603(a)(4) § 12.603(a)(5) Renewal only, 1 year in past 5, § 10.227(e) and (f)
Note: alternative
§ 12.601(c).
Ratings for forming a navigational watch § 12.605(a)(1) U.S. or alien admitted for permanent residence, § 10.221(a)(2) § 10.302(a) § 12.605(a)(2) N/A N/A N/A § 12.605(a)(3) Renewal only, 1 year in past 5, § 10.227(e) and (f)
Note: alternative
§ 12.601(c).
Qualified members of engine department § 12.501(c)(1) U.S. or alien admitted for permanent residence, § 10.221(a)(2) § 10.302(a) § 12.503 N/A N/A § 12.505 N/A Renewal only, 1 year in past 5, § 10.227(e) and (f)
Note: alternative
N/A.
Able-seafarer engine § 12.607(a)(1) U.S. or alien admitted for permanent residence, § 10.221(a)(2) § 10.302(a) § 12.607(a)(3) N/A N/A N/A § 12.607(a)(2); (4) § 12.607(b); (c) Renewal only, 1 year in past 5, § 10.227(e) and (f)
Note: alternative
§ 12.601(c).
Ratings for forming an engineering watch § 12.609(a)(1) U.S. or alien admitted for permanent residence, § 10.221(a)(2) § 10.302(a) § 12.609(a)(2) N/A N/A N/A § 12.609(a)(3) Renewal only, 1 year in past 5, § 10.227(e) and (f)
Note: alternative
§ 12.601(c).
Electro-technical rating § 12.611(a)(1) U.S. or alien admitted for permanent residence, § 10.221(a)(2) § 10.302(a) § 12.611(a)(2) N/A N/A N/A § 12.611(a)(3); § 12.611(b) Renewal only, 1 year in past 5, § 10.227(e) and (f)
Note: alternative.
§ 12.601(c).
Entry level ratings N/A U.S. or alien admitted for permanent residence, § 10.221(a)(2)
§ 12.803; § 12.809
N/A; note exception in § 12.811(a)(2)
Note: Food Handler (F.H.) requirements in Table § 10.302(a)
(xiii) § 10.302(a) (xiv)
N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A.
Lifeboatman N/A U.S. or alien admitted for permanent residence, § 10.221(a)(2) § 10.302(a) § 12.407(b)(1) N/A N/A § 12.407(b)(2); (4) § 12.407(b)(2); (3) Renewal only, 1 year in past 5, § 10.227(e) and (f)
Note: alternative.
N/A.
Lifeboatman-Limited N/A U.S. or alien admitted for permanent residence, § 10.221(a)(2) § 10.302(a) § 12.409(b)(1) N/A N/A § 12.409(b)(2); (4) § 12.409(b)(2); (3) Renewal only, 1 year in past 5, § 10.227(e) and (f)
Note: alternative.
N/A.
Proficiency in fast rescue boats § 12.617(a)(1) U.S. or alien admitted for permanent residence, § 10.221(a)(2) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A § 12.617(a)(2); (3); (4) Renewal only, 1 year in past 5, § 10.227(e) and (f)
Note: alternative.
Renewal § 12.617(b)(2)
§ 12.601(c).
Proficiency in survival craft and rescue boats other than fast rescue boats § 12.613(a)(1) U.S. or alien admitted for permanent residence, § 10.221(a)(2) N/A § 12.613(a)(2) N/A N/A N/A § 12.613(a)(3) Renewal only, 1 year in past 5, § 10.227(e) and (f)
Note: alternative.
Renewal: § 12.613(b)(2)
§ 12.601(c).
Proficiency in survival craft and rescue boats other than lifeboats and fast rescue boats-limited § 12.615(a)(1) U.S. or alien admitted for permanent residence, § 10.221(a)(2) N/A § 12.615(a)(2) N/A N/A N/A § 12.615(a)(3) Renewal only, 1 year in past 5, § 10.227(e) and (f)
Note: alternative.
Renewal: § 12.615(b)(2)
§ 12.601(c).
Assistance Towing endorsement N/A N/A N/A § 11.482 N/A N/A § 11.482 § 11.482 original § 11.201(c)(2) N/A.
Radar Observer endorsement N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A § 11.480(d); (h) N/A N/A.
Vessel Security Officer § 11.337(a) U.S. or alien admitted for permanent residence, § 10.221(a)(1) § 10.221(a)(2 § 10.302(a) § 11.337(a) N/A: Note exceptions in § 11.201(g) for original national or STCW endorsements N/A N/A § 11.337(a) original § 11.201 (c)(2)
renewal § 10.227(e).
§ 11.201(i).
High Speed Craft N/A U.S. § 10.221(a)(1) N/A § 11.821(b)(1) § 11.821(c) N/A: Note exceptions in § 11.201(g) for original national or STCW endorsements N/A N/A § 11.821(b)(2) Renewal: § 11.821(e) N/A.
GMDSS at sea maintainer § 12.623(a) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A § 12.623(b) N/A N/A.
Medical first-aid provider N/A N/A N/A § 12.619(b) N/A N/A N/A § 12.619(a)(1); (2) N/A § 12.619(a)(1).
Person in charge of medical care N/A N/A N/A § 12.621(b) N/A N/A N/A § 12.621(a)(1); (2) N/A § 12.621(a)(1).
Vessel personnel with designated security duties § 12.625(a)(1) U.S. or alien admitted for permanent residence, § 10.221(a)(2)
§ 12.803
§ 12.625(a)(2) § 12.625(a)(1) N/A N/A N/A § 12.625(a)(1) Renewal only, 1 year in past 5, § 10.227(e) and (f)
Note: alternative.
N/A.
Security awareness § 12.627(a)(1) U.S. or alien admitted for permanent residence, § 10.221(a)(2)
§ 12.803
§ 12.627(a)(2) § 12.627(a)(1) N/A N/A N/A § 12.627(a)(1) Renewal only, 1 year in past 5, § 10.227(e) and (f)
Note: alternative.
N/A.
Ratings serving on passenger ships on international voyages N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A § 12.905(a); (b) Renewal § 12.905(d) N/A.
[USCG-2004-17914, 78 FR 77896, Dec. 24, 2013]

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United States Code
U.S. Code: Title 14 - COAST GUARD
U.S. Code: Title 31 - MONEY AND FINANCE
U.S. Code: Title 46 - SHIPPING

§ 2101 - General definitions

§ 2103 - Superintendence of the merchant marine

§ 2104 - Delegation

§ 2110 - Fees

§ 7101 - Issuing and classifying licenses and certificates of registry

§ 7102 - Citizenship

§ 7103 - Licenses for radio officers

§ 7104 - Certificates for medical doctors and nurses

§ 7105 - Oaths

§ 7106 - Duration of licenses

§ 7107 - Duration of certificates of registry

§ 7108 - Termination of licenses and certificates of registry

§ 7109 - Review of criminal records

§ 7110 - Exhibiting licenses

§ 7111 - Oral examinations for licenses

§ 7112 - Licenses of masters or mates as pilots

§ 7113 - Exemption from draft

§ 7114 - Fees

§ 7115 - Merchant Mariner Medical Advisory Committee

§ 7301 - General

§ 7302 - Issuing merchant mariners’ documents and continuous discharge books

§ 7303 - Possession and description of merchant mariners’ documents

§ 7304 - Citizenship notation on merchant mariners’ documents

§ 7305 - Oaths for holders of merchant mariners’ documents

§ 7306 - General requirements and classifications for able seamen

§ 7307 - Able seamen—unlimited

§ 7308 - Able seamen—limited

§ 7309 - Able seamen—special

§ 7310 - Able seamen—offshore supply vessels

§ 7311 - Able seamen—sail

§ 7311a - Able seamen—fishing industry

§ 7312 - Scale of employment

§ 7313 - General requirements for members of engine departments

§ 7314 - Service requirements for qualified members of engine departments

§ 7315 - Training

§ 7316 - Lifeboatmen

§ 7317 - Tankermen

§ 7318 - Radiotelegraph operators on Great Lakes

§ 7319 - Records of merchant mariners’ documents

§ 7501 - Duplicates

§ 7502 - Records

§ 7503 - Dangerous drugs as grounds for denial

§ 7504 - Travel and expense reimbursement

§ 7505 - Review of information in National Driver Register

§ 7506 - Convention tonnage for licenses, certificates, and documents

§ 7507 - Authority to extend the duration of licenses, certificates of registry, and merchant mariner documents

§ 7701 - General

§ 8903 - Self-propelled, uninspected passenger vessels

§ 8904 - Towing vessels

§ 70105 - Transportation security cards

Presidential Documents

Executive Order ... 10173