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2020

Archived 2020 Announcements listed by title and date. Links are PDF files. pdf icon
Title Date
Marine Safety Information Bulletin (MSIB Number: 08-20, Change 5) 12/23/20
Relocation of Regional Exam Center Juneau 11/02/20
Additional Guidance Regarding Awaiting Information (AI), Qualified Assessor (QA), and Designated Examiner (DE) Letters 10/02/20
Marine Safety Information Bulletin (MSIB Number: 08-20, Change 4) 10/01/20
COVID-19 Impacts to Merchant Mariner Credential (MMC) Application Processing Times 09/24/20
Reopening of RECs Anchorage, Baltimore, Oakland, Portland, and St. Louis 09/22/20
Reopening of RECs Charleston, New Orleans, and New York 09/15/20
COVID 19 – Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC®) Operations – Change 1
Reopening of REC Seattle 09/09/20
Reopening of RECs Memphis, Miami, Long Beach, and Toledo 09/01/20
Course Approval Submissions 08/25/20
Reopening of REC Boston 08/25/20
Temporary Guidance for Renewal of Merchant Mariner Credentials during the COVID-19 Pandemic 08/25/20
Merchant Mariner Credential Examinations Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) Update 08/24/20
Marine Safety Information Bulletin (MSIB Number: 08-20, Change 3) 08/24/20
National Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee Member Re-Solicitation 07/31/20
Regional Examination Center Closure Update 07/08/20
Affidavits Used in Conjunction with Mariner Credentialing 06/12/20
Able Seaman and Lifeboatman Surveys 06/11/20
COVID-19 – Mariner Credentials Extension of Merchant Mariner Credential Endorsements, Medical Certificates and Course Approvals 06/04/20
Guidance on Waiver of Merchant Mariner Credential (MMC) Application Fees for Active Duty Members of the Uniformed Services 05/27/20
Processing of Mariner Appeals During COVID -19 Pandemic 05/22/20
National Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee Member Solicitation 05/19/20
New Electronic Mail (E-mail) Renewal Examinations 04/23/20
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Mariner Training Providers 04/21/20
COVID 19 – Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC®) Operations 04/06/20
Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) – Update #2 03/30/20
Marine Safety Information Bulletin (MSIB) 08-20 Change 1 03/19/20
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and Mariner Credentialing Program Impacts 03/13/20
Potential for Positive Drug Test Result from Use of Hemp-Plant Products 02/13/20
2020 Mariner Examination Process Updates 01/14/20