46 CFR 11.464 - Requirements for national endorsements as master of towing vessels.
(a) An applicant for an endorsement as master of towing vessels with a route listed in column 1 of table 1 to this section, must complete the service requirements indicated in columns 2 through 5. Applicants may serve on the subordinate routes listed in column 5 without further endorsement.
Table 1 to § 11.464(a) - Requirements for Endorsement as Master of Towing Vessels 1
|(1) OCEANS (O)||48||18||3||NC, GL-I.|
|(2) NEAR-COASTAL (NC)||48||18||3||GL-I.|
|(3) GREAT LAKES-INLAND (GL-I)||48||18||3||None.|
|(4) WESTERN RIVERS (WR)||48||18||3||None.|
1 The holder of an endorsement as master of towing vessels may have an endorsement placed on the MMC as mate (pilot) of towing vessels for a route superior to the current route on which the holder has no operating experience after passing an examination for that additional route. After the holder completes 90 days of experience and completes a Towing Officer Assessment Record (TOAR) on that route, the Coast Guard will add it to the holder's endorsement as master of towing vessels and remove the endorsement for mate (pilot) of towing vessels.
2 Service is in months.
3 TOS is time of service.
Table 1 to § 11.464(c) - Requirements for National Endorsement as Master of Towing Vessels (Limited)
on T/V as
apprentice mate (steersman)
|LIMITED LOCAL AREA (LLA)||36||18||Yes||3.|
1 Service is in months.
2 TOS is time of service.
(d) Those holding a license or MMC endorsement as mate (pilot) of towing vessels, may have master of towing vessels (limited) added to their MMC for a limited local area within the scope of their current route.
(f) Each company must maintain evidence that every vessel it operates is under the direction and control of a mariner with the appropriate endorsement and experience, including 30 days of observation and training on the intended route other than Western Rivers.
(2) Either -
(ii) Complete an approved training course.
Title 46 published on 2015-12-02
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