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Established in 1996


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Multiple Choice Quizzes with Illustrations for United States Coast Guard Exam Preparation Assistance.

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The subjects listed below are currently available for testing in the new online study room and are available for download to your computer. Click on subject below for details.

Vessel Nomenclature   New

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 Questions

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

New Revised 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


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Download or Upgrade "TesTTaker" Exam Software

View Screenshots/Tutorial of Online Study

View comments from SeaSources Members 

For details on license requirements, application forms,  licensing fees, and testing locations, visit the United States Coast Guard / National Maritime Centers web site and look under Mariner's information center. The questions used in the online study are once again available to the public in PDF format from the NMC link above. The illustrations are not yet available for some of these questions.

See also:

SeaSources online Celestial Navigation Course 

MARYLAND NAUTICAL  Great source for practice charts and study guides


National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

The Navigation Center

Chart No. 1 Nautical Chart Symbols Abbreviations and Terms

Bluewater Books and Charts 

Search CFR'S Online

Additional Online Testing Services for School Administrators

Required Subjects for all Deck Licenses

Required Subjects for all Engineering Licenses

Required Subjects for Mobile Offshore Drilling Units, MODU.

Sea Service Requirements for Coast Guard Licenses

Vessel Delivery Service


Pollution Control and Prevention

Click here to review the new question databank from the NMC.

Click here to see detailed video instructions on using online license preparation.

   Join the thousands of members who have successfully and affordably prepared for their Coast Guard Exam with If you do not see what you are looking for here go to the online study. When using the service we recommend using either Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, or the latest version of IE as a browser. Listed below is a table of contents of the questions on this subject as they appear in the new online study. If you arrived on this page by doing an internet search on this subject then you need to proceed to the Enter Online Testing Site link above and Register to create an account and get the full benefits of using this site. The latest multiple choice questions on this topic can be downloaded and installed to your computer by creating an account in the online study and installing the latest version of the "Betabox Software".

   The subject module on Pollution Control and Prevention consists of  172 questions which can be taken as 20 question quizzes, all at once, or randomized. We also have the ability for you to configure and assign your own practice final exams in the online study as well as in the installed stand alone software. If you are studying for your United States Coast Guard license Deck exam, you should continue working through all of these quizzes until you are scoring 70% or better on all of them. 

  If you are currently a user of the New Online Study, any downloads and purchases made through your old online study account can be rolled over to the new software based on the New Online Study Database.    



      • GENERAL (33 CFR PART 151)

      • PREVENTION (33 CFR PART 155)


      • CONTROL (33 CFR PART 153)



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