|Who we are ...
We are a family of mariners helping mariners reach
their professional goals by providing US Coast Guard
approved courses in Portland, Oregon.
We have over three decades of combined teaching experience and
our maritime roots span three generations of tow-boaters and
|What we do ...
|We offer US Coast Guard approved courses for the original issue,
renewal, and upgrade of professional captain licenses, including:
- Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessel (OUPV 6 pack)
- Master and Mate 100 and 200-ton Captain License
- Apprentice Mate (Steersman) of Towing Vessels
- Master and Mate of Fishing Industry Vessels
- OUPV, Master 100/200-ton Refresher (renewal)
In addition to captain's licenses we also provide USCG approved
- Automatic Radar Plotting Aids (ARPA)
- Radar Observer Recertification (Renewal)
We also offer License Prep for 500/1600-ton Inland licenses too!
|Where we are located ...
|We are located close to Interstate 205 in SE Portland, Oregon about
15 minutes from Portland International Airport (PDX), close to lodging
Columbia Pacific Maritime
10580 SE Washington Street
Portland, Oregon 97216
Open 0730 to close 7-days a week
|How to contact us ...
|The best way to contact us is by phone (503) 841-6066. If we do not
answer please leave a message and we will return your call as soon
You may also contact us through email.
|About Professional Mariner Licenses ...
|Professional mariner licenses are issued by the US Coast Guard as
endorsements on a Merchant Mariner Credential (MMC). Captain's
licenses are issued as National Deck Officer Endorsement.
To qualify for an MMC endorsement you must apply to the Coast
Guard through a US Coast Guard Regional Exam Center (REC).