Upgrade from OUPV to 100 Ton Master/ Master
Course 105

MPT is the most complete full service private maritime school in the country and has been training mariners since 1983. Our Fort Lauderdale based campuses host over 45,000 square feet of classrooms, deck and engineering training labs, the Ship's Store, and student service facilities.

Course Description

Upgrade OUPV Six – Pack to Master/Mate - Course #105

MPT’s Captains License classes are USCG Approved, NO TEST AT THE USCG.

This 3 day USCG Approved course will cover the written examination requirement for a candidate holding a Six-Pack OUPV License to Upgrade to a Master or Mate license of up to 100 gross tons (depending on experience).

The Masters and Mates level earns you the respect you have earned with years of boating experience as well as giving you the ability to serve on either inspected (7 or more passengers) or uninspected vessels as you choose. Another benefit is with the near coastal (offshore) route, with 6 pack you can go up to 100 miles offshore and with the Master you can go up to 200 miles offshore!

This course is approved for the following:
Any applicant who has successfully completed the Upgrade OUPV to Master 100 tons (MARTPT 530) course and presents the Certificate of Training within 1 year of completion will satisfy all examination requirements for upgrade of a merchant mariner credential from OUPV Near Coastal, Great Lakes/Inland or Inland Waters to a credential of Master or Mate of not more than 100 gross registered tons upon Near Coastal or Great Lakes/Inland or Inland Waters OR INCREASE THE SCOPE of a credential of Master or Mate not more than 100 grt upon Great Lakes/Inland or Inland Waters to Master or Mate of not more than 100 grt upon Near Coastal Waters. The course completion certificate issued upon successful completion of this course is valid for one application which results in the issuance of an endorsement(s) and may not be used for future transactions.

Subjects Include:
General ship knowledge 
Inspected Vessel Regulations
Stability & Construction


Written Exams:
This course is USCG Approved. No Tests at the Coast Guard. You will take written final exam administered at MPT at the end of the program.




3 day class in Fort Lauderdale