No Prerequisites for this 64 instructional Hour online courseSimple Enrollment:
Immediately after payment by credit card, the confirmation page will provide your course access information with a link to the course log-in screen. Follow the prompts given to each new student during check-out and begin taking the course. Just That Simple!... Make sure to download the instructions to begin the course...This USCG-approved asynchronous online learning course can substitute for a REC examination under the requirements of the final rule published by the Coast Guard on December 24, 2013 (78 FR 77796)
Our Online OUPV 6 Pack License Course contains MP4 Videos, Narrated Presentations, Interactive exercises, quizzes, tests, videos, AMA's USCG-approved Study Guide, and reference materials.Each of our Captain License courses will provide the student with everything they need to complete successfully.
Note: While mastering the lessons of your online course, you do not want to be saddled with a less-than-adequate computer or online learning skills. If your computer skills and nautical charting skills are less than average, we suggest you choose the extended option. With this option, you will have a licensed captain help you navigate the course and any technical issues.No testing at the USCG Regional Exam Centers is necessary. Atlantis will administer the final USCG-approved proctored examination. We offer each student three(3) options to test.Option One: ( paper-pencil) In-person proctored testing, must agree and follow the testing institution's COVID-19 steps to protect themselves and others at all times, including proper use of face masks, social distancing, and hand hygiene during testing. All proctored test facilities meet all the requirements of the USCG and as identified at 46 CFR 10.910.Option Two: ( Online) In-person proctored testing, must agree and follow the testing institution's COVID-19 steps to protect themselves and others at all times, including proper use of face masks, social distancing, and hand hygiene during testing. All proctored test facilities meet all the requirements of the USCG and as identified at 46 CFR 10.910.Option Three: Live Remote Proctoring
Typically, an OUPV Credential is used in the context of small-scale fishing boats, SCUBA boats, whale-watching, and fishing Guides and to meet the requirements for U.S. Border Patrol Marine Interdiction Agent positions. To obtain an OUPV Credential, 360 days' experience on Inland or Near Coastal waters is required. Of the 360 total days, 90 days have been in the last three years. It should be noted, you have one year after completing this course to meet the USCG sea-time requirement.
a secure and non-invasive platform that uses professional proctors and technology to monitor examinees live while they complete our 4-part final certification exams. This method of test delivery allows the examinee to take the certification exam from their home, office, or a remote site, using their personal computer. The process is secure, easily accessible, monitors testing activity, and records all aspects of the exam session. Candidates who would like to choose live remote proctoring will need to run a system and webcam test on the computer they plan to take the examination before registering to ensure it will meet remote proctoring requirements. If they meet the requirements, they can move forward with scheduling Live Remote Proctoring.Sea Service/Experience can be counted on your vessel. A Sea Service form and proof of ownership are required. ( we provide all your forms) Experience on other persons' vessels can also be counted, however; a Sea Service form filled out and signed by the owner must accompany the application verifying experience claimed and vessel details. Depending on Sea Service experience, this course will qualify the student in one of two formats:OUPV Inland License (Including Great Lakes, Inland Lakes, and Streams) requires a minimum of 360 on-water days of experience in the operation of vessels. This on-water time may be counted from your 15th birthday. At least 90 of the 360 days must have occurred in the last three years. This license is good on vessels up to 100 gross tons. Captains carrying this license are restricted in the operation of vessels within the Boundary Lines. The term "Inland Waters" refers to those waters shoreward of the boundary line. This license can be upgraded to an OUPV Near Coastal License once you have gained 90 days of experience outside the Boundary Lines.OUPV Near Coastal License
This Online OUPV 6 Pack License Course is good on vessels up to 100 gross tons and out to 100 nautical miles. The OUPV Near Coastal License may also be obtained with a minimum of 360 days of documented Sea Service. A minimum of 90 days of this experience must be obtained Near Coastal Waters. At least 90 of these days must be within the last three years.
Upon successful completion of Atlantis Maritime Academy's online OUPV course, the student studies our USCG-approved materials and takes our proctored final examination(s) at one of our nationwide approved test sites. Once the student passes the exam, he or she will receive an Atlantis Maritime Academy official certificate recognized by the United States Coast Guard. Simply submit, within one year, along with your application package and applicable fees to the USCG Regional Exam Center. Upon their approval of your package, they will send you your original License.
Each of our Captain License courses will provide the student with everything they need to complete successfully.Student tuition includes the following--"Each student has 24/7 course access."(3) Three Actual NOAA Full-Size Training Charts."New Weems & Plath Navigation Set. All the basics for charting and navigation functions."Course Study Guides and reference materials."All USCG application forms with advice/instructions to complete."Proctored examination at one of our many USCG-approved test locations."Official Certificates of Completion recognized by the USCG. (Valid for One Year after issuance)
No Hidden or extra fees/costs..!
course materials shipped directly to you within 48 hours.
Our course includes all materials/information you will need to pass each course includes all materials/information you will need to pass our USCG-approved final proctored test successfully.Novice Option we've added to make your online experience easier---This option is attractive to the student that might struggle with the online platform or course content and needs more hands to help navigate the E-Learning Platform.Screen sharing lets you show your computer screen or view the instructor's screen for assistance on Skype for free.Simple Enrollment:( Steps To enroll )
Immediately after payment, the confirmation page will provide your course access information with a link to the course log-in screen. Follow the prompts given to each new student during check-out and begin taking the course.
Just That Simple!Note:
course options listed below relate to online requirements only. The USCG allows each student one year to complete the application process. The one-year clock starts the day listed on your official certificate(s) provided by Atlantis Maritime Academy, Inc. This means that you do not have to complete Proctored Testing, TWIC card, Drug Test, Physical, etc. until after completing the online course successfully.
The student that chose the expert option is expected to complete all online course modules successfully within the 90-day option limit. ( 120 Days Novice Option) Each graduating student has sixty days after completing online modules to schedule and complete all final proctored test requirements.Can I complete the online course and test earlier than 90 days?
Yes..No Time limits to finish before 90 days most students complete courses and tests within 45 days!
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Note: While mastering the lessons of your online course, you do not want to be saddled with a less-than-adequate computer or online learning skills. If your computer skills and nautical charting skills are less than average, we suggest you choose the novice option. With this option, you will have a licensed captain help you navigate the course and any technical issues.