Latest Advice from Confident Captains

REC New York Reopened in New Location

Regional Exam Center (REC) New York has reopened for examination services in the Federal Building at 201 Varick Street in Lower Manhattan.  Specific information regarding the REC’s physical address, hours of operation, and entry requirements can be found on the REC New York webpage.

Possible Issues With Recent Pay.Gov Payments

This problem has been resolved and the Merchant Mariner User Fee Payment Form is now functioning properly.

Expired Flare Collection Day

Saturday, May 15th – 9AM – 3PM

Navigating the “Perils”: An Introduction into the World of Marine Insurance

This one-hour presentation on May 26th at 7pm will cover the unique history, structure, and current landscape of the marine insurance market

Sorry, But Your Regatta Doesn’t have the Right of Way

One Professional Captain’s take on Sailing Events and Regattas