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Radar Renewal – 7 days a week

Radar Renewals at Columbia Pacific Maritime are available seven-days a week again. We have recently purchased a fourth PC radar simulator that is dedicated to Radar Renewals only. Our one-day USCG approved Radar Recertification course includes both instruction and examination … Continue reading

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Radar Observer Endorsement: What is it and who need it

Title 46 CFR 11.480 establishes the Radar Observer Endorsement as an MMC National Officer endorsement. It may be issued with any of three routes: Radar Observer (Unlimited) is valid on any waters. Radar Observer (Inland and Gulf Coast Intercoastal Waterways) … Continue reading

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Radar Observer Information

Recent changes in federal regulations have changed the Radar Observer endorsement from a license requirement to a manning requirement. Title 46 CFR 11.815 states: All deck officers, including the master, on towing vessels greater than 26 feet and inspected vessels … Continue reading

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