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Master's Upgrade - Inland/Great Lakes to Near Coastal

Upgrade an Inland/Great Lakes Master's License to the Near Coastal Route with this 8 hour course.



  • Ocean Currents
  • MARPOL Rules
  • International Documents
  • Navigation Rules
  • Weather Charts and Reports
  • Receiving Survivors from Lifeboats and Liferafts 


So how many exams are there? There are three 50 question exams.


  • Rules of the Road/International Navigation Rules: 50 questions: Need 90% correct or 45 correct.
  • Deck General: 50 questions. Need 70% or 35 correct.
  • Navigation General: 50 questions. Need 70% or 35 correct.



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Last modified: 10/01/17  EGMA