46 CFR 11.466 - Requirements for endorsements as apprentice mate (steersman) of towing vessels.
|Endorsement||Route endorsed||Total service 1||TOS 2 on T/V||TOS 2 on particular route||Pass examination 3|
|1 Service is in months.|
|2 TOS is time of service.|
|3 The examination for apprentice mate is specified in subpart I of this part. The examination for apprentice mate (limited) is a limited examination.|
|4 For all inland routes, as well as Western Rivers, the endorsement as steersman is equivalent to that as apprentice mate. All qualifications and equivalencies are the same.|
|(1) APPRENTICE MATE (STEERSMAN)||OCEANS (0)||18||12 of 18||3 of 18||YES.|
|NEAR-COASTAL (NC)||18||12 of 18||3 of 18||YES.|
|GREAT LAKES||18||12 of 18||3 of 18||YES.|
|INLAND (GL-I)||18||12 of 18||3 of 18||YES.|
|WESTERN RIVERS (WR)||18||12 of 18||3 of 18||YES.|
|(2) APPRENTICE MATE (STEERSMAN) (LIMITED)||NOT APPLICABLE||18||12 of 18||3 of 18||YES.|
(a) As Table 1 to § 11.466(a) shows, to obtain an endorsement as apprentice mate (steersman) of towing vessels listed in column 1, endorsed with a route listed in column 2, mariners must complete the service requirements indicated in columns 3 through 6.
Table 1 to § 11.466(a) - Requirements for National Endorsement as Apprentice Mate (Steersman) of Towing Vessels
|(1) APPRENTICE MATE (STEERSMAN)||OCEANS (O)||18||12||3||YES.|
|WESTERN RIVERS (WR)||18||12||3||YES.|
|(2) APPRENTICE MATE (STEERSMAN) (LIMITED)||NOT APPLICABLE||18||12||3||YES.|
1 Service is in months.
2 TOS is time of service.
3 The examination for apprentice mate is specified in subpart I of this part.
(b) Those holding a license or endorsement as apprentice mate (steersman) of towing vessels may obtain a restricted endorsement as apprentice mate (steersman) (limited). This endorsement will go on the mariner's MMC after passing an examination for a route that is not included in the current endorsements and on which the mariners have no operating experience. Upon completion of 3 months of experience on that route, mariners may have the restriction removed.
Title 46 published on 2015-10-01
The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 46 CFR Part 11 after this date.