Prerequisite: 90 days seatime on a towing vessel.
Note: It shall be the policy of this school that all students provide appropriate photo identification upon enrollment.
Any applicant who has successfully completed our Tank Barge Dangerous Liquids (SANJCC 491) course will satisfy the training requirements of 46 CFR 13.201(c)(4) and 13.301(c)(4) for an endorsement as Tankerman-PIC (Barge) DL, and meet the standards of competence in Table A-V/1-1-2 and A-V/1-1-3 of the STCW Code, AND satisfy the training requirements of 46 CFR 13.120(a)(2) for renewal of a merchant mariner credential endorsed as Tankerman PIC (Barge) Dangerous Liquids. Anyone may enroll in this course. For the actual Tankerman candidate, he/she should be able to attain the requirements outlined in 46 CFR 13.201(c)(4) and 13.301(c)(4) within five years from the date of completion on the certificate for this course. Pursuant to National Maritime Center Policy Letter 11-02, appropriate photo identification is required for enrollment into a USCG-approved course.