|OUPV (6-pack) Captain Course
|This USCG approved course will satisfy the exam requirements for
an Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessel (OUPV) 6-pack
Captain license with either an Inland or a Near Coastal route.
|The OUPV 6-pack Captain license is the most common captain
license held by fishing guides, tour guides, water taxi, and other
small passenger vessel operators. The Operator of Uninspected
Passenger Vessel is called the 6-pack captain license because the
operator may carry 6 or fewer passengers, not counting the crew or
operator, on a vessel less than 100 GRT (about 65-feet).
- The sea service requirements for an OUPV with an Inland route is
360-days experience in the operation of vessels.
- The sea service requirements for an OUPV with a Near Coastal
route is 360-days experience in the operation of vessels that
includes 90-days experience on ocean waters.