Helpful Links

Helpful Links, Applications and Forms

Information for Prospective Captains

USCG National Maritime Center  NMC

Site to check license status: 

Captain’s School Key West Online Course site:

Application Forms:

Application:   CG_719B Application

Medical:    CG_719K Physical

Drug Testing:   CG_719P Drug

Sea Service:   CG_719S Sea Service

Convictions:   CG_719C Conviction

Application Checklist:  Application Checklist

Electronic Filings

Miami REC:  phone: 888-427-5662

Boston REC:

Baltimore REC:

Other RECs:    Regional Exam Centers

 USCG Forms  USCG Application Forms

AHA Online CPR/First Aid

online course with skill assessment test in our classroom:

CPR/First Aid/AED online course

If link doesn’ work goto: and take

Heartsaver® First Aid CPR AED Online.

It should be $30.00 and then do Skill Assessment with us at the Captain School Key West for $75.

Online Charts


Coast Pilot

Rules of the Road

Lights List

Practice Questions 

Rules of the Road Quick Reference:   Quick Reference

Training for Mariners Link

Online Study Tools – sample tests! 

Social Security Cards         125 Ann St.,    Key West, 33040

Transportation Worker Identification Credential 

To make appointment:

TWIC office located at 818 White Street, Suite 4, Key West  33040

To pay Coast Gaurd Application Fee:
Then click red “continue to the form’ button
Fill out form with your information. If you are in the Miami/FL Keys area, you will choose Miami as your Regional exam center.
The next part can be confusing. Your total fees should be $145.
$100 for original officer endorsement,
$0 for Course in Lieu of exam and
$45 for MMC Issuance Fee.
Below is exactly  how you want to fill out the bottom part of the  form for 1st time captains:
Very Important!!! Email receipt to yourself and then forward to us at:

We are mentoring the modern mariner!