Standards Evaluation & Development

7/28/2016: Merchant Mariner credential examinations

The Coast Guard’s National Maritime Center posted a notice discussing Merchant Mariner credentialing examinations.

The notice details a change in the public disclosure of examination questions and other information related to exams.

In place of this information, the Coast Guard will provide an outline of merchant mariner examination topics as well as sample examinations. This information will be posted on the “Examinations” page of the National Maritime Center website on or about August 1, 2016.

For more information, please view the entire notice.

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