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Engineering Examination Questions

All Engine Room Questions

Engine Room Electrical         

Engine Room General          

Engine Room Safety            

Engine Room Steam            

Engine Room Motor   

QMED Oiler          

Deck Examination Questions

Master 25/50/100 Ton

Operator Uninspected Passenger Vessel

All Deck Exam Modules

Able Seaman Questions

Advanced Subjects, Unlimited Oceans Master, Mate

Rules of the Road  

Aids to Navigation  Glossary Included

Breathing Apparatus

Cargo Equipment 

Cargo Stowage

Charts and Publications 

Chemical Testing

Right Whales

Damage Control  

Deck Engineering

Deck Safety

Emergency Procedures 

FCC Exam Questions

Fire Fighting Glossary Included 

First Aid  


Great Lakes

Hazardous Cargo

Inert Gas

Inland Navigation  

Instruments and Accessories



Liquid Cargo and Bunkering

Marine Radio Operator 

Meteorology  "Glossary Included" 

Mobile Offshore Drilling Unit

Latest NMC / USCG Questions

Celestial Navigation

Navigational Procedures

Pollution Control and Prevention

Rules and Regulations

Plotting/Navigational Problems


Survival Craft

Seamanship   Glossary Included

Sailing Vessels  

Ship Handling 

Ships Construction Glossary Included  

Ships Business


Stability and Trim Glossary Included 


Tides and Currents Glossary Included 



Common Knots

Radar Plotting



Maritime Links 

Marine Forum International community of Maritime Professionals, Shipowners and Crewing Agencies.


Williams-Mystic  To explore the ocean is to explore the world.

Maritime Training Services: Maritime Training Services produces and distributes high-quality training materials that address key safety, regulatory, and operational issues facing the maritime industry.

Marine Advanced Technology Education.   The MATE Center's mission is to help prepare America's future workforce for ocean-related occupations. The MATE Center utilizes information from employers to improve and develop educational programs with a focus on marine technology.

The Maritime Center    Rhode Island Captains Licensing & Workshops - The Maritime Center at Wickford

MTC License Training        Providing excellence in professional maritime education since 1992.

The River School       Special sponsor of SeaSources. User of our software.

Fremont Maritime   your crew's emergency preparedness is our primary business. 

Maine Maritime Academy   Maritime college offers courses in engineering, transportation, marine sciences, business, and logistics plus training cruises, USCG licenses, co-ops, and Navy ROTC.

Maritime College, State University of New York

Massachusetts Maritime Academy    Buzzards Bay, Cape Cod school's specialties are engineering, business, and marine science.

U.S. Merchant Marine Academy

The Dynamic Positioning Center

Seattle Maritime Academy    A Seattle college offering liberal arts and science education, professional technical training, lifelong learning, worker retraining, vocational education, job training, and coordinated studies in a multicultural community.

IDESS    is an independent organization providing training services to the maritime and offshore industries.

Pacific Maritime Institute

Louisiana Technical College

Youth Maritime Training Association

Compass Courses   is a private training organization owned and operated by Julie K. Keim & Bernadette Kuzov.  We proudly provide USCG approved licensing and safety training.  Since its inception in 2000, Compass Courses has trained 4000+ mariners in over 12 USCG approved courses.

The California Maritime Academy    A California State University of Engineering, Technology Marine Transportation, Business and Global Studies.

Continuing Maritime Education (CMA)


The Chapman School of Seamanship   Learn at the Helm - Chapman School of Seamanship offers Professional Mariner Training, Recreational Power and Sail, USCG license, ASA Certifications.

Merchant Marine Training Services

Houston Marine Training Services

Woods Hole Sea Education Association

New York Sailing School

Maritime Institute

Maritime Institute of Technology & Graduates Studies

MSC   Military Sealift Command is the transportation provider for the Department of Defense with the responsibility of providing strategic sealift and ocean transportation for all military forces overseas.

Hampton Roads Maritime Training Center

Adams Marine Seminars...........What is S.T.C.W.

Chesapeake Marine Training Institute CMTI was cited in the April 2002 edition of Marine Log as being one of ten leading maritime training companies in the United States.

AMSEA.............The Alaska Marine Safety Education Association              


The Institute of Navigation

Marine Education Textbooks

Vineyard Maritime

Bluewater Books and Charts


Job Search

Neuvoo: Your job search starts here. Neuvoo aggregates all jobs from employers career's website in order for candidates to find all jobs available in their preferred regions. Employers have the opportunity to sponsor their jobs, advertise their employer brand, hire with the neuvoo ATS and with its mobile recruiting platform.

CrewingTop  Jobs for seafarers. Ukrainian website with a database of vacancies and seafarers' resumes. Focused on employment for any types of vessels. - Professional Mariner Directory. Maritime jobs for Masters, Mates, Pilots, and Engineers. Searchable mariner directory.

Maritime Employment   Looking for Maritime Employment? Need to hire qualified new employees? We specialize in bringing together Offshore and Shipping employers with Seagoing and Shoreside job seekers worldwide. Employment solutions for the Maritime World.

CROWLEY  Crowley Maritime Corporation provides diversified transportation services in domestic and international markets by means of six operating lines of business: Puerto Rico/Caribbean Liner Services, Latin America Liner Services, Logistics, Marine Services, Petroleum Services and Technical Services. 

Weeks Marine, Inc  Exciting employment opportunities are available to both entry-level and experienced individuals.

McAllister Towing  is one of the oldest and largest marine towing and transportation companies in the United States, operating a fleet of more than 70 tugboats and 12 barges along the entire East Coast from Portland, ME to San Juan, PR.

SEACOR Marine operates a fleet of offshore marine support vessels, serving the global offshore oil and gas exploration and production industry.

Reinauer Transportation Companies  Over the past 80 years of proudly serving the maritime industry, Reinauer Transportation has seen its fleet grow to more than 75 vessels.

Moran Towing Corporation  Over the course of its nearly 150-year history, Moran has grown from a small company whose founding mission was to provide docking services for sailing ships into a major corporate provider of maritime services.

K-Sea Transportation Corp.  operates a large fleet of tugs and tank barges that serves a wide range of customers, including major oil companies, oil traders and refiners.

Edison Chouest Offshore  (ECO) is the most technologically advanced and fastest-growing offshore vessel service company in the world.

Tidewater Inc.   Tidewater's role as an offshore energy service company is an integral part of the process of searching for, developing and producing crude oil and natural gas.

FOSS Maritime   Foss works closely with the oil and gas industry, both in marine transportation of cargo and in upstream development.

Seabulk International    operates bulk commodity barges along the U.S. inland waterways and provides environmental response solutions to governments and industry.

COMAR Marine Corporation started business with one goal in mind: to provide our customers with high quality vessels and skilled crews. This goal remains our focus as we continue to met and exceed our customers needs providing the best service possible.

RESOLVE Marine Group is a multi-faceted marine services group specializing in Marine Salvage, Fire & Hazard Response, and Wreck Removal worldwide.

Cal Dive offers opportunities for individuals who are seeking a professionally challenging and rewarding career.

Hornblower Marine Services is respected internationally for providing marine management services. HMS has set the standard for professionalism, business ethics and performance in marine management and consulting services.

Laborde Marine

GULF OFFSHORE LOGISTICS, LLC  Taking Care of our Customers with Safety as a Top Priority.

EPIC Divers & Marine,  provides commercial diving and marine services in the Gulf of Mexico and around the globe, including platform and pipeline service, well repair, plug and abandonment, underwater inspection, underwater construction, and marine salvage.

DIAMOND SERVICES CORPORATION has continuously widened its expertise and expanded its equipment inventory to better serve the oil industry.

Kilgore Marine LLC  Our mission is to be recognized as the energy industry's marine transportation company of choice, with safety of individuals and the protection of the environment as our number one priority.

Offshore Marine Contractors, Inc. provides state of the art offshore, self-propelled, self-elevating liftboats for the petroleum exploration and transportation industries.

Boat Service of Galveston transporting personnel and supplies to ships on the Texas coast.

Offshore Marine Services  Our internet based application system is designed to give prospective employees an excellent opportunity to apply for positions in the offshore oil and gas industry.


Offshore Marine Service Association 

American Cruise Lines specializes in a unique style of small ship cruising along the inland waterways, bays and rivers of the magnificent east coast of the Unites States.

Freedom Marine Services offers offshore supply vessels (OSV), providing reliable transportation and support services for the oil and gas exploration and production industries in the Gulf of Mexico.

Maritime-connector   Internet portal for maritime employment!

Marine Jobs, Inc.   Maritime Training Center & Marine Placement Service

Fred Dovaston Yacht Crew Recruitment  Dovaston is world's top yacht crew recruitment agency. We recruit professional qualified and experienced crew for luxury yacht, superyacht, megayacht, private yacht and charters. descriptions of more than fifty ocean occupations, including task and duties, knowledge and skills, salary range, and workforce trends.    

Find a Crew  Online - Worldwide - Anytime! The №1 International Marine Crew and Boat Database - Recreational & Professional.  An international web site for finding crew and crewing positions.

CrewFile   Specializing in yacht and boat crew placement.

DONPEDROS Shipping Links  This is a directory of International job opportunities for Maritime Professionals of all kinds and all ranks. Here you also find articles and links to information about life and safety at sea plus links to marine-maritime skills training, health, safety, and environment information.

Marine Jobs, Inc.   Marine Jobs Maritime Training and Personnel Service...
A Private School for the Marine Industry

Maritime Employment   Looking for Maritime Employment? Need to hire qualified new employees? We specialize in bringing together Offshore and Shipping employers with Seagoing and Shoreside job seekers worldwide. Employment solutions for the Maritime World.

Alpha Navigation

Alliance Marine Services   Alliance Marine Services, Incorporated in Texas in 1992, Alliance Marine Services (AMS) was established as an independent organization, offering customized marine services to the U.S. maritime and offshore industries.

Global Crew Network  The Leading Yacht Crew Agency for Jobs on Yachts Worldwide

Boat Crews U.S.A.

Bender Marine, Inc.

Passport Placement Services


Crew Forum

Yacht Crew Register  An international yacht crew placement agency providing captains and crew for the maintenance and operation of sail and motor yachts worldwide.

Cruise Job Line   Looking for a new and exciting career onboard cruise liner? You are on the right track – our dedicated placement team will assist you in applying for one of the most desired job positions ever

CRUISE SHIP JOBS   Cruise Line Employment Agency. Visit us to learn more about working onboard a cruise ship. Online application.


OTHER SITES OF INTEREST, in no particular order.

Boating and Water Safety for Kids: Simple techniques to help keep your young ones safe

           Custom Boat Flags  Looking for a custom nautical flag to distinguish your boat?

Citimarine Store Online retailer of boating accessories and electronics 

The Nautical Institute is an international representative body for maritime professionals involved in the control of sea-going ships. We provide a wide range of services to enhance the professional standing and knowledge of members who are drawn from all sectors of the maritime world.

D&L Salvage is a great company that is leading the industry for pipeline construction and installation. They also do all types of marine services and barge rentals.

Nuno Navigator, Exceptional Marine Navigation Software - full boat brokerage service. The leading online new and used boat brokerage for superyachts, motor yachts, motor boats power boats, sail boats and yachts for sale.

Offshore Connects has created an online solution for planned maintenance, EMS. EMS stands for Equipment Management System and it can be used by crewmembers on board offshore units and vessels or by responsible equipment managers to overview the total company equipment.

Lancaster Safety Consulting, Inc. Utilize the on site safety training and instruction provided by Lancaster Safety to help your company better understand OSHA safety training & reporting requirements and better prepares you for OSHA regulations.

Marine Electronics Reviews: Our independent unbiased reports will help you choose top rated marine electronics and electrical gear for your boat. We make it easy to pick the right gear for your boat and budget. If you're looking to list your new or used boat for sale, or your looking to purchase a new or used boat, please consider

Marine Electronics Center   We feature products from leading manufacturers such as Garmin, Furuno, Lowrance, Humminbird, Eagle and Cobra. Marine Electronics Center offers discounted prices on a variety of marine electronics, specializing in Marine GPS, Electronic Chart Plotters, Fish Finders and communication equipment.

Crane Operator Training  Start your new career as a heavy equipment operator by learning with ATS  Equipment School.  Destinations, community and classifieds for boaters on the East Coast and beyond

Bareboat and Crewed Yacht Vacations & Management  Bare Boat and Crewed Yacht Charters to Mega Yacht Charters, Tachyon Yachting Charter Brokerage Specializes in Sailing Vacations in the Caribbean and Beyond.

Lowrance Marine GPS Systems  Get hi-quality water navigation in an affordable Lowrance Marine GPS System.

JMO boat deliveries  "A highly professional delivery conducted by an experienced team to the highest standard" At JMO we are dedicated to providing our clients with a reliable, safe and worry free yacht and motor cruiser delivery service.

Life Jackets, Life Vests, PFD  Find sales on Life Jackets and Life Vests. We post deals from your favorite online Boating, Fishing and Kayaking stores.

Coral Bay Outfitters  Marine electronics and boating supplies - Buy your marine electronics and boating accessories at Coral Bay Select from all major manufacturers at great prices. We're your premiere source for marine electronics.

Pontoon boat trailer Pontoon boats, Speed Boats, Luxury boats, Inflatable boats and Boat trailers available for sale at cheap boat price by boat trader at Boating Bear.

Pontoon boats  Browse used boats for sale by Boat Trader and dealers, sell your Used Bass Boats, Pontoon Boats, Yachts for sale online for free at Top Line Boats.

Used Boat Finder  The easiest way to buy and sell used boats online.

Worldwide Yacht Brokerage  Looking to Buy or Sell a Blue-Water Cruiser, or Inflatable RIB? need some Boat Bits or got some to sell? Come to Worldwide Yacht Brokerage and make the World your Marketplace.

My Next Marina   Find a marina fast. Directory of marinas with detailed information on transient slips, amenities and dockmaster contact information.

Akpinar Law Firm  Maritime and general litigation, including Jones Act, recreational boating, and negligence matters. This includes legal issues related to the design, construction, operation, and repair of commercial and recreational vessels.

Griffin Fishing Charters   New Orleans, Louisiana fishing boat charter guides for Speckled Trout and Redfish, deep sea sport fishing trips, bayou swamp marsh tours, all inclusive fish and golfing vacations. 

 Military Equipment - An inventory locator service agent features providers of aviation equipments, marine spare parts and other supplies.

Boat Accessories & Boat Chaps  Doyle marine products include boat accessories like boatchaps, boating steps, marine accessories, sea cards.

 Used boats for sale makes it easy with boat model listings from over 375 boat builders and used boat listings from boat dealers and yacht brokers worldwide, all available through one simple search.

San Francisco Bay Sailing & Boating Lessons  Club nautique offers sailing lessons and boating lessons in San Francisco Bay.  CLARK & WATSON P.A. Maritime and Admiralty Attorneys Specializing in all maritime and admiralty matters, experts in Jones Act & injuries to seamen, longshoremen, cruise ship, boating and personal injury cases.

Boat Mart USA  Boat Mart USA is your online marketplace where you can buy and sell used boats. If you have a boat for sale, you can sell your boat online for as little as $19.99 and the ad runs until the boat sells. Our listings include sail boats, power boats, fishing boats, pontoon boats, ski boats and all new and used boats.   Your premiere online boating portal. Are you looking for Used Boats for Sale? Maybe you want to ask a boating related question, use our Boating Forums. Use our comprehensive Boating Yellow Pages which has a myriad of boating related products and services, Boat Loans, Boat Manufacturers, Boat Dealers, Boat Charters and much More.

Water's Edge Sports  Water's Edge Sports specializes in providing a divers fleet of high quality well maintained boats for luxury cruising, fishing, diving, and just plain fun. Within our fleet you will find a variety of boats amply equipped for sport and recreation.

Personal Training HQ   Categorized resource directory for everything about personal training.   No buffing, No compounding ... NewGlass2 makes your boat shine with space age acrylic copolymers. Protect your fiberglass from the sun while enjoying an extraordinary shine! Easy to apply and long-lasting. Never wax again!

Sterndrives   Sterndrive Engineering manufactures and markets new, not remanufactured replacement drives for R/MR/Alpha One and Gen II sterndrives.

Sea-Doo and Jet Ski PWC Engines  Short Block Technologies offers a complete line of remanufactured engines for your Sea-Doo, Jet Ski, and other personal watercraft.

Answering Service Resources   Resource site for everything to do with answering services. Full of newsletters, articles,  links and other resources - ALL FREE - in one easy to navigate site to save time and money.

Online Learning Marketplace   With the increased popularity of the internet, online education and distance learning have become more popular and mainstream. The definition of an online education or distance learning program is courses offered online that do not require the student to be on campus for most or all class participation. The courses allow the students to work with course materials at their own convenience or collaboratively on projects using tools like chat and discussion groups (bulletin boards).   Comprehensive eLearning resource directory & blog.

Westship World Yachts   We are proud to be one of the select few True Custom Luxury Yacht builders in America!  We are committed to quality and fine craftsmanship. Our workmanship and construction techniques combine the most advanced production methods with innovative materials. The high level of workmanship and “old world craftsmanship” achieved by Westship World Yachts is apparent in the many custom yachts previously produced, delivered, and currently under construction.

Bahamas Boat  A great selection of yachts and boats for all your chartering needs in the Bahamas   Used boats for sale-buy/sell a boat-loans-insurance

Tactical Defense Concepts  A maritime security and threat awareness company.  BOATS , BOATS , AND MORE BOATS !

Marine Sure Step   The Original Marine Sure Step boat trailer mounted step ladder allows you to safely 
clean your boat without worrying about level ground, curbs or balancing on a step ladder. The Marine Sure Step is portable and is easily mounted on and removed from the trailer.   Boats for sale by boat brokers and boat dealers. New and used boats for sale- powerboats and sailboats. Other features include a boat show directory, boat publications, and links to more boating resources.

United Kingdom Sailing Academy  Maritime career training for all levels from RYA Yachtmaster right up to MCA deck officer and beyond.  Boats for sale! New Boats and Used Boats. An extensive classified listing with unlimited photos and detailed information. Powerboats and sailboats for sale through most user friendly boating website.

Sail Greece Yachts  We offer fully equipped bareboat yacht & catamaran sailing charters in the Greek Islands.

Meandros Yachts   Meandros offers unforgettable charter and flotilla yachting holidays in Greece and the Greek islands. Group, individual and private yacht charters of crewed, skippered, bareboat, sailing and motor yachts.

SailingIssues      A free and personal website providing unique information on marine navigation and holidays in Greece. This website continuously grows and has already become one of the leading Internet resources on Greek sailing holidays, ahead of the commercial travel sites.

Sailing-in Greece   Your complete guide to sailing a yacht in Greece. Everything from bare boat charters to marina information and a comprehensive list of Greek yacht charter companies

Yacht charter Greece   A great selection of luxury yachts for charters in Greece.

Odyssey Sailing Greece  Odyssey Sailing Greece offers bareboat yachts for charter in Greece and the Greek islands, as well as skippered and fully crewed sailing yachts, flotilla sailing holidays, berth charter cabin cruises and sailing school holiday courses.

Sailing Yacht Charter Greece  Useful information, tips and advice for anyone planning a sailing holiday in Greece this year, including charter advice, weather and sailing conditions and Greek island bases.

PERFORMANCE SAILING SCHOOL  recently voted the best sailing school in America by Practical Sailor, the "Consumer Reports" of the sailing industry! At JWorld, we'll teach you more about sailing than you thought possible, regardless of your current level of ability.

Marine Wholesales  Marine Wholesales is one of the largest resellers of marine electronics for yachting, boating and fishing. We offer communication, safety, navigation and entertainment electronics. You can choose between all leading brands, compare prices and order directly from us. Choose among our wide selection of antennas, stereos, VHF radios, fish finders, marine GPS, binoculars, accessories and more. Great compass selection!


Marine Affairs WWW Links

Boatsville  is dedicated to placing your boat in front of buyers from all over North America. The Boatsville Network is promoted on over 1,300 internet sites and ranks high on several search engines. At Boatsville we pride ourselves in being different from other boat classifieds sites.

Auto Dynamic Positioning Services  Auto Dynamic Positioning Services Limited - known throughout the industry as ADPS Ltd was formed in 1997 to supply Dynamic Positioning marine personnel to the shipping and Offshore Industry

Notable Knot Index  Loops & Nooses,  Bends, Hitches and more.

West Marine   At West Marine, our goal is to make your boating more fun. Along with offering a huge selection of boating gear and services, our friendly and knowledgeable team of experienced boaters are genuinely committed to serving all your boating needs. 

See It All  Nautical Resources Online

STCW  This website is presented, at no charge, as a source of information for mariners by a consortium of maritime trainers.

Cap Sante Marine   Welcome to Cap Sante Marine! We offer 4 full service locations in the Puget sound area.

The Nautical Institute   is the international professional body for qualified seafarers and others with an interest in nautical matters. We provide a wide range of services to enhance the professional standing and knowledge of members who are drawn from all sectors of the maritime world.


NOAA  National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration 

Boating Industry Online

U.S.C.G. Boating Safety

HowdyDave Maritime

MariTEL....The Marine Telephone Company

WLO Marine Operator  WLO Radio is the USA's only full service provider of voice, data and e-mail services to ships at sea.

Boatlinx....Where Boating Begins on the Web.

By-The-Sea.....The on-line Boating Magazine

Best Boating Resources On The Web

Maine Harbors...Tides and Weather

U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary  was established by Congress in 1939 to assist the Coast Guard in promoting boating safety.

Mariner's All-In-One Page

The Mother of all Links

United States Power Squadrons  Organized in 1914, USPS is a non profit, educational organization dedicated to making boating safer and more enjoyable by teaching classes in seamanship, navigation and related subjects. Our members are boating families who contribute to their communities by promoting safe boating through education.

American Merchant Marine  Dedicated to the Mariners who died in service of their country during all Wars, including Revolutionary War, World War II, Korea, Vietnam; and their U.S. Naval Armed Guard shipmates.

Maritime Companies:

National Safe Boating Council

American Boating Association  Providing exclusive services and benefits for more than 30,000 boaters and boating enthusiasts who support the ABA mission to promote boating safety, affordability, growth, and a clean environment.

Tennessee Marina Association

Master Mariners Benevolent Association

Cruising Association  The Cruising Association is a non-commercial, international organisation, run by and for yachtsmen, to encourage safe, pleasurable cruising under sail or power and to protect the interests of yachtsmen in general.

BoatClix, The sun coasts #1 Boating Resource

New Orleans Yacht Club

Oakland Yacht Club

BoatlinX - the boating search site

Bluewater Boats

U.S. Waterways Guide

Maritime Information Systems

International Society of Yacht / Ship & Charter Brokers

Professional Mariner Online   The Online Resource for the Maritime Industry he Online Resource for the Maritime Industry

WorkBoat features commercial marine news, current issue highlights, archives, a searchable marine directory, day rates and industry statistics for maritime professionals.

Online Mariner     Your source for daily marine news and resources for the Commercial Fishing and Commercial Marine Industries.

National Fisherman    National Fisherman features commercial fishing news, a searchable marine directory, classified ads, current issue highlights, archives, fish prices and online resources for fishermen.

Alaska Fisherman's Journal    Alaska Fisherman's JOURNAL features commercial fishing news, a searchable marine directory, classified ads, current issue highlights and online resources for fishermen.

American Maritime Safety, Inc.  American Maritime Safety, Inc., (AMS),  administers a drug and alcohol testing compliance program which satisfies the U.S. Coast Guard's random testing, statistical record keeping, quality control, and "MIS" reporting requirements.  AMS is a non-profit trade association that was established in 1988 to facilitate the maritime industry's compliance with the U.S. Coast Guard's drug and alcohol testing regulations. 

Cruiser Log,  The one stop sailing resource.

Marine Waypoints   Your guide to Boating, Diving, Fishing, Gear, Sailing, Weather and More!

Passenger Vessel Association   The Passenger Vessel Association (PVA) is a dynamic trade organization focused on the issues and concerns most relevant to owners and operators of passenger vessels, manufacturers of maritime-related products and services, and other service companies dedicated to achieving a common goal...working to develop a superior business environment for all.

Ropers Knots Page    How to tie knots in rope. Knotting instructions for scouts, climbers and sailors.
Clear knot descriptions and drawings.

Another Merchant Marine Page   

Maritime Schools 

Waypoint    Waypoint is your source for nautical books, software, electronic and traditional charts, navigation equipment, and much more

Bill's Nautical Homepage

Charter and Sailing guide to Greece





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