License Upgrade

Confident Captain/Ocean Pros offers our assistance and expertise to mariners looking to upgrade his or her USCG license. Please review the following information about the different upgrade options and do not hesitate to contact us with questions or to register for a course. Please note that Confident Captain upgrade courses are scheduled on as need basis so please let us know your availability (weekdays, weekends, or weeknights) when inquiring and we will do our best to accommodate you.

OUPV (Six-Pak) to Master 100GT License

Confident Captain/Ocean pros offers a USCG approved 24 hour OUPV to Master 100GT course. For prerequisite information, please review the Master 100 Ton requirements.

Master 100GT-200GT

Confident Captain/Ocean Pros offers a USCG approved 34 ½ hour Master 100-200 GT upgrade course. Upon completion of this course, each student will take a written exam at Confident Captain and issued a certificate upon passing. Please see course schedule.

For sea time information and a complete checklist of what will need to be submitted to the USCG upon completion of the course, please download the following files:

Master 200GT Inland Master 200GT Inland (657 KB)

Master 200GT Near Coastal Master 200GT Near Coastal (822 KB)

Master 500/1600GT

Although Confident Captain/Ocean Pros does not offer a Master 500/1600GT course, please see the links below to download a checklist that outlines all that needs to be submitted to the USCG in order to obtain these licenses:

Master 500-1600 GL, Inland Master 500-1600 GL, Inland (21 KB)

Master 500-1600 Ocean NC Master 500-1600 Ocean NC (21 KB)

Licensing Application Assistance Program Licensing Application Assistance Program (64 KB)

Upcoming Schedule