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253 Marlinespike Seamanship


$ 99.00

Course Duration

1 Days


Course Description

This 4 hour USCG Approved Course teaches the knots and splices that the USCG requires Able Seafarers - Deck Department to be proficient in. Practical Final Assessment is included. Certificate will be accepted by the USCG in lieu of the Marlinespike Seamanship Demonstration of Competency at the REC. Included automatically with the Able Seafarer-Deck Course #252. It is not necessary to sign up separately for this module if you are enrolled in the Able Seafarer-Deck Course.

Any student who successfully completes the Marlinespike Seamanship (MARPTP-280) course and who presents  Certificate of Training within one year of the completion of training, will satisfy the practical (knot-tying) examination requirements of 46 CFR 12.05(c) for any Able Seaman endorsement, AND assessment Task 4.9.A required per NVIC 14-14 for an Able Seafarer-Deck endorsement.

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On Wednesday December 2018 Todd said the following about
Marlinespike Seamanship

None, you guy got it going on!

On Wednesday December 2018 Richard said the following about
Marlinespike Seamanship

love MPT ... you get good quality knowledge for the Money you paying I could personally say I learned a lot during my time in class some of it was new for me the instructor made it easy to understand the material really grateful for having mpt near me

On Wednesday March 2017 Lynne said the following about
Marlinespike Seamanship

I was very impressed with the whole experience.

On Thursday September 2016 Guillermo said the following about
Marlinespike Seamanship

Just keep the good work, you guys are awesome front desk, instructors,staff outstanding, thanks for all the help and support!!

On Thursday September 2015 Cesar said the following about
Marlinespike Seamanship

Good experience and excelent instructor, John Flanigan

On Friday November 2014 Sherman said the following about
Marlinespike Seamanship

The class was great and the real life experience from the instructor was awesome and helpful. The staff was very helpful. Ms. Ann is amazing

On Thursday June 2014 John said the following about
Marlinespike Seamanship

Jeff P. is an amazing instructor, and Kerry at the front office is super helpful. I look forward to continuing my training at MPT.

Upcoming Fort Lauderdale Classes
Class Number Start Date Finish Date
015738 26 Feb 2020 26 Feb 2020
015739 25 Mar 2020 25 Mar 2020
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