This USCG Approved Course includes classroom based theory training. The course is USCG Approved in lieu of the written examination at the Coast Guard towards the issuance of a QMED Oiler Rating for those who qualify. This course will also give you 34 days sea service credit towards your Oiler endorsement.
Please contact an MPT student services career counselor for more information and assistance with USCG Application requirements.
Any applicant who has successfully completed the QMED-Oiler (MARTPT-387) course within one year of application will satisfy the examination requirements of 46 CFR 12.501(c)(5) and Table 1 to 46 CFR 12.505(c) for a national rating endorsement as QMED-Oiler AND receive credit for 34 days sea service toward a QMED-Oiler endorsement.
A course certificate may be used for one application which results in the issuance of an endorsement and may not be used for any application transactions thereafter.
Additional inforamtion for application:
146 days Sea Service within 1 year of completion for examination credit
RFPEW (only for STCW A-II/4 endorsement - not required for domestic QMED)