The Nautical School of Maritime Licensing is the #1 Academic Venue for Captain's licenses in the Northeast. Just 2 weekends and 5 nights for an OUPV - We also have a WRITTEN GUARANTEE!

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ON-LINE 4-hour Sailing Endorsement Class An in-person 20-Question Examination is required upon completion of the on-line course at the Nautical School
Examinations proctored Monday through Friday 0900-1700 hours
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ON-LINE 4-hour Assistance Towing Endorsement Class An in-person 20-Question Examination is required upon completion of the on-line course at the Nautical School
Examinations proctored Monday through Friday 0900-1700 hours
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ON-LINE 20 Hour UPGRADE THE OUPV UP TO MASTER 100 GRT An in-person 50-Question Examination is required upon completion of the on-line course at the Nautical School
Examinations proctored Monday through Friday 0900-1700 hours
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ON-LINE 20 Hour UPGRADE THE MASTER 100 TO MASTER 200 GRT An in-person 50-Question Examination is required upon completion of the on-line course at the Nautical School
Examinations proctored Monday through Friday 0900-1700 hours
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Renewal Class up to 100 GRT

TNS Headquarters (Lindenhurst, NY)
178 West Hoffman Avenue
(Walking distance from the LIRR train station)
Lindenhurst, NY 11757
RLI31721 March 17 & 18, 2021
6:00 pm to 10:00 pm both evenings
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RLI51821 May 18 & 19, 2021
6:00 pm to 10:00 pm both evenings
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RLI72221 July 22 & 23, 2021
6:00 pm to 10:00 pm both evenings
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RLI92221 September 22 & 23, 2021
6:00 pm to 10:00 pm both evenings
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CLI111521 November 15, 2021
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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RLI111621 November 16 & 17, 2021
6:00 pm to 10:00 pm both evenings
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Class Enrollment Cancellation Policy: Classes conducted are based on enrollments. Therefore, class cancellation by student within ten (10) days prior to start of class, or failure to attend ("no-show") by student is subject to forfeiture of entire fee and no credit will be issued. No exceptions. Refunds may be requested only if scheduled course canceled by the Nautical School.

Fees: The OUPV (6-pack) course tuition includes our comprehensive USCG-approved, 240-page color textbook, three full size nautical training charts, PDF downloads of 3 current Coast Pilot books, Chart 1, and the USCG Light List publication. A 4-part USCG-approved examination will be administered by the Nautical School after completing of your 60 hour classroom instruction on Charting & Plotting, Nautical Rules of the Road, Deck General & Navigation General.

There is NO CHARGE for the examination and no testing with the Coast Guard. TNS is a professional school with professional USCG-approved instructors.

OUR GUARANTEE: We guarantee that every student WILL PASS THE COURSE. In order to stand by that guarantee we allow any students wishing to re-take the course, or any portion to do so at no extra charge, based on classroom availability within one year of registration.

One-on-one and tutoring to small groups of 2 to 6 persons is also available if needed for a nominal fee.

Our course is simply the best value that you'll find for the price. Period.