• Application Assistance and license consultationUS Coast Guard Application Assistance and license consultation

    Here at Alaska Waters Consulting, our aim is to make the USCG licensing process flow as smoothly as possible.  We will assist you in gathering documentation that is required for you to obtain your license.  Being so conveniently located to the REC makes this task a bit easier.  ...more

  • Alaska WaterwiseLicence Tutoring

    This course has been approved by the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) and is recognized by the U.S. Coast Guard. The course satisfies most states' boating safety education requirements and may qualify boaters for boat insurance discounts. . ..more

  • 25/50/100 Ton Masters License100 Ton Masters

    Holding a Masters license will allow you to operate an inspected passenger vessel documented to carry more than six passengers.  In Alaska this would include most tour boats, inspected charter fishing boats and transport boats.  Depending on the tonnage of the vessels you acquired your sea service time aboard as well as your areas of operation will determine what tonnage license you will qualify for Inland or (Near Coastal).  Inland will allow you to operate inside the boundary line with paying passengers, and Near Coastal will allow you to operate up to 200 miles from shore with paying passengers. ...more

  • OUPV License (Six Pack License)OUPV License

    The USCG Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessels (OUPV) License allows the holder to carry up to six paying passengers on uninspected vessels up to 100 gross tons. These are usually smaller vessels that normally engage in charter fishing, Kayak transporting, Tours and Hunting trips. These vessels are limited to six paying passengers plus crew giving it the industry accepted name “six pack license”.  There are three Routes of OUPV licenses and these include: OUPV Inland, OUPV Near Coastal and OUPV Great Lakes and Inland.  We will assist you in determining which of these you qualify.  ...more

  • 100 Ton Masters Upgrade100 Ton Masters - upgrade

    Alaska Waters Consulting is now offering a 25/50/100 Ton Upgrade course. The duration of this course is 24 hours of instruction and additional time for testing. Upon successful completion you will be issued a certificate to present to the USCG REC. With a Masters license you will legally be able to operate inspected vessels documented to carry six or more passengers. Depending on the tonnage of the vessels you acquired your sea service time aboard as well as your areas of operation will determine what level masters license you will qualify for. To sit for this license you are required to hold a valid OUPV license. You will be required to take two exams. Three if you took your last rules of the road exam more than a year ago. ...more

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We are located at 700 W 41st Ave, Suite 205 Anchorage, AK 99503