Training & Assessments

The Training & Assessment team evaluates Courses/Programs and their associated Sites, Instructors, Assessors and Proctors for approval. In addition, the team also evaluates Designated Examiner and Qualified Assessor requests.

Search for Courses, DEs, & QAs:

Approved Courses

Designated Examiners (DE)

Qualified Assessors (QA)

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Training Request Submittal

It is highly recommended that approval requests be submitted electronically. For questions regarding training approvals, please email

National Maritime Center
Training & Assessment Division (NMC-2)
100 Forbes Drive
Martinsburg, WV 25404

Training & Assessment Division (NMC-2)

This page is primarily for organizations seeking USCG approval for any of the following:

Find an Approved Course:

Approved Courses List

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Coast Guard-Accepted QSS Organizations that are authorized to accept courses on behalf of the USCG:

DNV GL Maritime
1400 Ravello Drive
Katy, TX 77449
Darren Billard
Office: 281-396-1657

American Bureau of Shipping, ABS Plaza
16855 Northchase Drive
Houston, Texas 77060
Merwyn R. Oliveria
Office: 281-877-6406