NEMO° | Online Maritime Courses

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*On-site practical assessments are required per USCG approval guidelines.

The Rating Forming Part of a Navigational Watch Online Course is intended to provide the knowledge required for seafarers to perform as an RFPNW.

This course is delivered on NEMO°, our learning management system followed by the final examination being administered in our USCG approved HALO Examination software. You will receive 3 attempts for your exam. If you fail all 3 attempts, you must pay a retake fee of $50.00.

A one-day session is required to complete the practical demonstrations on our full-bridge TRANSAS simulator.

Topics include: Lookout, Helmsmanship, Watchkeeping, Pollution, Communication and Safety.

Co-requisites / Suggested Courses:

  • Basic Safety Training Blended

USCG Approval:
Any applicant successfully completing your Rating Forming Part of a Navigational Watch (On-Line) (NOREMI-884) course will satisfy:

  • The training requirements of 46 CFR 12.605(a)(2)(ii); AND
  • The following tasks from NVIC 06-14 toward the standards of competence required of 46 CFR 12.605(a)(2)(iii) Table A-II/4 of the Seafarers Training, Certification and Watchkeeping (STCW) Code: 1.1.A, 1.1.B, 1.1.C, 1.2.A, 1.2.B, 1.2.C, 1.2.D, 1.2.E, 1.2.F, 1.2.G, 1.2.H, 1.2.I, 1.2.J, 1.3.A, 1.3.B, 2.1.A, 2.1.B, 2.1.C, 3.1.A, 3.1.B, 3.2.A, 3.3.A, 3.3.B, 3.4.A, 3.4.B, 3.5.A, 3.5.B, 3.6.A, 3.6.B.

Applicants using this approval to apply for endorsement as RFPNW must document at least 60 days of seagoing service that involves experience associated with navigational watch-keeping functions and involves the performance of duties carried out under the direct supervision of a qualified deck officer or rating on seagoing vessels.

Assessment Dates:
For onsite scheduling information, please contact our Registration Office: 508-992-4025 / EMAIL NMI

PRICE: $450.00 USD (eff. 10/01/2021)