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Mate 500 1600 GRT License 7.0

Near Coastal and Oceans

This exam preparation software is a Microsoft Windows desktop application. See products for screenshots and a general overview of this application.

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Deck Stability Book

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Deck General and Stability Calculations for Master 500 GT through 2nd Mate Unlimited Vol 1

Terestrial Book

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Terrestrial Navigation Problems worked-Out For Master 500 GRT Through 2nd Mate Unlimited Vol 2

Celestial Book Vol 3

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Celestial Navigation Calculations Worked-Out for Master 500 GT through 2nd Mate Unlimited Vol 3

Celestial Book Vol 6

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Celestial Navigation (Upon Oceans)Textbook Vol 6


Mariner Advancement Mate 500 1600 GRT Oceans & Near Coastal

This application and related materials included on the flash drive are for mariners seeking a mate license with a tonnage of 500/1600 gross tons. Master 500/1600 ton is on a different flash drive, located here.

Module Question Bank Size Num of Questions on Exam Passing Score
Q100- Rules of the Road 1030 50 90
Q136- Deck General 3035 70 70
Q137- Deck Safety 2229 70 70
Q138- Nav Gen: Near Coastal 1749 70 70
Q139- Nav General: Oceans 275 70 70
Q140- Nav Problems: Chart Plot 56 tests 15 87
Q141- Nav Prob.: Near Coastal 674 10 90
Q142- Nav Problems: Oceans 380 15 80

This software links each Rules of the Road question to the Rules book page and highlights the rule that relates to each question. In addition, 510 pages of explanations have been created for the navigation problem subtopics listed below.

We will continue to add more explanations as we work our way through the question banks. The four pdf file links below are samples of the explanations we are adding and are available here for your viewing or download.

Chart plotting instructional videos are provided, including: introduction to publications, introduction to chart tools, introduction to nautical charts, introduction to maneuvering board, course and speed made good, course to steer with set and drift and leeway, speed made good with time, running fix, and two complete fifteen question USCG chart plots (as a student would see on their actual USCG exam). See below for a sample of our training videos. Training charts can be obtained here.

Located on the flash drive in the deck resources folder are several manuals, many of which are required to solve the USCG questions. The following list of manuals are in PDF format and can be printed or transferred to a portable device:

See products for testing application screen shots and general overview, and warranty and shipping and sales tax information. See the latest Software Guide and User Manual to see all of the features available.


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