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USCG National Apprentice Mate (Steersman) Towing

License Description

Apprentice Mate (Steersman) of Towing requirements are as follows:

18 months (540 days) of service of which

•  12 months (360 days) service on a towing vessel over 26 feet

•  90 days on route applied for

•  Approved Training Program with exam available at Maritime Professional Training OR test at USCG

•  Be at least 18 years old

Required Examinations

You can take courses in lieu of examination for apprentice mate steersman.