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Title 46Chapter ISubchapter BPart 13Subpart E → §13.501


Title 46: Shipping
PART 13—CERTIFICATION OF TANKERMEN
Subpart E—Requirements for Tankerman-Engineer Endorsement


§13.501   Original application for tankerman-engineer endorsement.

Each applicant for a tankerman-engineer endorsement must—

(a) Be at least 18 years old;

(b) Apply on a form provided by the Coast Guard;

(c) Present evidence of—

(1) Passing a physical and medical examination according to §13.125 of this part;

(2) Service on tankships and self-propelled tank vessels in accordance with §13.503 of this subpart;

(3) Completion of an approved firefighting course providing training in the subjects identified in Table 1 to §13.121(g) of this part completed within 5 years of the date of application for the endorsement, unless he or she has previously submitted such a certificate for a license, tankerman endorsement, or officer endorsement on an MMC; and

(4) Completion of an approved Tankship course in dangerous liquids or liquefied gases, appropriate for the endorsement applied for within the previous 5 years. A course certificate used for original issuance or renewal of an endorsement cannot be used for a subsequent renewal of the same endorsement; and

(d) Be capable of speaking and understanding, in English, all instructions needed to commence, conduct, and complete a transfer of cargo or fuel.

[USCG-2004-17914, 78 FR 77996, Dec. 24, 2013]

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