Successful completion of this 16-hour Apprentice Mate (Steersman) Western Rivers Navigation course and presents your Certificate of Training within one year of the completion of training, will satisfy the Navigation General examination requirements to add a Western Rivers route to a license as Apprentice Mate (Steersman), Mate (Pilot) of Towing Vessels or Master of Towing Vessels Inland or Near Coastal (exam module 072XX).
Course Tools Required
A clear mind ready to learn and retain a large volume of information.
Paper and pencil for note taking
A scientific calculator