You must have decision or action from the National Maritime Center (NMC) prior to requesting reconsideration. This action or decision may be a Denial letter, Awaiting Information (AI) letter or Approval to Test (ATT) letter or the issuance of a credential.
Request reconsideration in writing, please state why you believe our action or decision was incorrect and provide all supporting information/documentation you have and attach a copy of the denial, ATT or AI letter provided by the NMC. No copy of the credential is needed but it may be included.
You will be contacted via letter by the NMC once a decision on your reconsideration has been made. In limited circumstances you may be contacted via e-mail.
--If your reconsideration request is denied for any reason you have a legal right under
Title 46 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) section 1.03-40, to request an appeal.
It is recommended that you retain copies of all material you send with any appeal. Please attach a copy of the Denial, Awaiting Information (AI) letter or Approval to Test (ATT) letter as applicable, to the documentation provided by the NMC in response to this notification.