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How to Get Your Captain’s License- Rumors, Myths, and the Truth

Date: Friday, April 20, 2018

Time: 10:30am - 11:30am

Location: Craneway Seminar Pavilion

Cost: Free

Speaker: Captain Dan Leininger

This seminar is an informative overview of the U.S. Coast Guard requirements for licensing and testing. Dan explains the different levels of licensing available including OUPV (6-Pack), Mate, and Master (Inland/Near Coastal) up to 100 GT. This session includes a detailed discussion on the USCG application process and required forms, and overview of course topics, and a Q & A throughout the presentation. Bring your questions!

Seminar Speaker

Captain Dan Leininger

Dan is a retired Naval Officer and has been teaching maritime courses for over 30 years. He holds a Master ( Near Coastal) 100 GT License with Radar, Towing and Sailing Endorsements. Dan has been an instructor at the Maritime Institute, Inc. for over 7 years. His office and classroom are conveniently located at the….

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