Crewmember Program for Towing Vessels - Subchapter M


Did You Know?

Apx. 5,500 towing vessels and 31,000 barges comprise the US domestic fleet. These vessels provide job and career opportunities for more than 50,000.

The Subchapter M regulations will affect thousands of vessels across the maritime industry. All companies operating towing vessels must have a Certificate of Inspection from the USCG starting with 25% of their fleet by July 22nd, 2019 to 100% of their fleet being inspected by July 19th, 2022.

The Tug and Barge Crew Member Training Program which is self-paced and completely on-line. Any applicant who completes the Crewmember Program for Towing Vessels – Subchapter M (On-Line) course and presents the certificate of training within one year of completion will satisfy the Subchapter M training requirements of 46 CFR 140.505, 515,645 and 915 for Towing Vessels.

  • Introduction to Sub-M and the Towing Industry
  • Towing Safety Management System
  • Manning and Licensing Requirement for Tugboats
  • Tug Construction and Machinery Arrangements
  • Safe Working Practices
  • Safety of Navigation
  • Operation of Tugboats
  • Hazards and Handling of Dangerous Chemicals
  • Equipment and tools on tugs
  • Lifesaving
  • Fire Protection

The Benefits of Mariner’s Skills Online Courses:

  • Flexible course enrollment
  • Interactive online program proctored by industry experts
  • Affordable and convenient with volume license discounts for corporate customers
  • USCG approved certificate of completion issued upon successful program completion and proctored exam at a Mariner Skills approved site.

Upon registration, courses are conveniently accessible online for candidates to participate at their own pace and on their own schedule.

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Course Features

  • Duaration : 40 Hours
  • Pass Score : 70%
  • Course Id : LRNAMC-938
  • Course: USCG Approved
Price : $750