Some of the Requirements to receive your OUPV or Masters Credential
*Students must receive Coast Guard mandated passing scores on each class section's test, students must attend all classes in order to pass the class and meet the educational requirements of the National Maritime Center and the Coast Guard from 3rd Coast Captains.
**Students applying for OUPV and Master's Credentials with the Coast Guard are subject to all requirements of the Coast Guard.
*** Students with Chronic Medical Conditions or Limiting Physical Conditions must meet the Coast Guards Medical Review Process, and Pass a Medical Examination which meets the National Maritime Center and the Coast Guards Requirements before they will be issued a an OUPV or Masters Credential by the Coast Guard and the National Maritime Center.
**** 3rd Coast Captains makes no warranty or guarantee of a student's physical fitness, ability to pass our course and or to receive the OUPV or Master's Credential. The NMC and the Coast Guard are the regulatory agency that must approve each student to receive their credentials. There are many items for each student that could prevent them from receiving there OUPV or Masters credential. If a student is concerned about their ability to receive their credential, prior to taking their course with us, they should contact the National Maritime Center about their particular medical condition, physical fitness, criminal record, or any other limiting condition. The student should discuss with that agency how any limiting condition or issue might impact their ability to receive their OUPV or Masters credential, Medical Certificate or Waiver for a Medical Condition. The student should remove any doubt about their ability to receive their OUPV, Masters credential, Medical Certificate or Waiver for a Medical Condition from the Coast Guard and the NMC before spending the time and money to take our course.