Marine Pilot Exam Preparation Course

  • Length5 Days
  • Pre-requisiteNone

Course Description

This 5-day course was developed and designed by Maritime Pilot Examination Consultants, Captain Jim Caspers. It is designed to provide maritime pilot candidates with the maximum opportunity to succeed. During the course, students will have access to over 1,000 (one thousand) multiple choice questions that were developed specifically for Pilot Candidates that are preparing for their written examination.  Please note this not an MMP endorsed or eligible course. 

Prerequisites- None.

Suggested Courses/Skills- See Great Lakes License Prep.


*The Marine Pilot Exam Preparation Course being offered at the Maritime Institute of Technology and Graduate Studies is not affiliated in any way with the Washington State Board of Pilotage Commissioners (BPC) or its consultants. The BPC does not endorse or recommend this course or any third-party course. The BPC does not guarantee any information contained within this course or any third-party course, nor does the BPC guarantee this course’s effectiveness.



What You Will Learn

  • Prepare Maritime Pilot Candidates for their written exam.
  • Provide subject matter expertise and training in all areas covered by their local Pilotage commission.
  • Maximize scoring potential of pilot applicants.
  • Provide for a complete set of reference books appropriate to the examination during the course.
  • Provide multiple choice examinations at the end of each day, relevant to the topics covered.
  • Provide opportunities for enrolled sutdents to take two additional practice examinations at their discretion.
  • Compliance with relevant regulatory code specific to your Pilotage district.

Please see attached flyer (listed under Course Downloads) for specific topics to be covered.

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