Participants sought for merchant mariner exam working group

The following is a news release from the National Maritime Center (NMC):

(MARTINSBURG, W.Va.) — Section 315 of the 2015 Coast Guard Authorization Act requires the United States Coast Guard to commission a working group to review existing and new examination questions for accuracy and availability of examination references. Examination question review is an opportunity to help the National Maritime Center and your fellow mariners make long-term improvements to the knowledge examination system. We need your expertise. Let your voice be heard.

The Examinations page of the NMC website provides an outline of the process to request membership in the working group. Once on the Examinations page, click “Working Group” to access this information. Requests may be submitted at any time.

Note: Dates are subject to change based on the number of attendees.

If you would like to participate in these or any future session, please follow the application instructions. Once we review your request, we will contact you to discuss further details and confirm the session(s) you wish to attend. Continue to check the website for updates.

Should you have any questions, please use the e-mail address provided on the Examinations page, or contact the NMC Customer Service Center using the NMC online chat system, e-mailing, or calling 1-888-IASKNMC (427-5662).

By Professional Mariner Staff