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To issue credentials to fully qualified mariners in the most effective and efficient manner possible in order to assure a safe, secure, economically viable and environmentally sound Marine Transportation System.

National Maritime Center Announcements

Sept
20

pdf icon  Application Package Submission Guidelines

Guidance is posted on the National Maritime Center (NMC) website to help mariners submit a complete and accurate Merchant Mariner Credential (MMC) application package.

Sept
05

pdf icon  Exam Working Group Update

Section 315 of the 2015 Coast Guard Authorization Act required the United States Coast Guard to commission a working group to review existing and new examination questions for accuracy and availability of examination references.

Jun
22

pdf icon  Polar Code Notice

The International Code for Ships Operating in Polar Waters (Polar Code) entered into force on January 1, 2017.

Jun
21

pdf icon  Inland Navigation Rules (Change)

The purpose of this bulletin is to ensure that mariners and training providers are aware of changes to the Code of Federal Regulations, 33 CFR Subchapter E – Inland Navigation Rules.

Jun
01

pdf icon New CG-719 Series of Forms Implementation

On March 31, 2018, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approved the new CG-719 series of forms which will replace all previous versions.