|We are moving ...
Columbia Pacific Maritime (CPM) will be closed
during the month of April. During this time CPM
will be moving to the Newmark Center of
Southwestern Oregon Community College
(SWOCC) campus in Coos Bay, Oregon. All
classes scheduled after April 2020 will be held in
Coos Bay, Oregon.
The physical location of the Newmark Center is 2110 Newmark Ave,
Coos Bay Oregon 97420. The CPM classroom will be located on the
second floor of the Newmark Center in room 207. The CPM office will
be located in room 208, adjacent to the classroom.
Please call 503-841-6066 for more information.
|Who we are ...
We are a family of mariners helping mariners
reach their professional license goals by
providing US Coast Guard approved courses
for deck endorsements.
We have over three decades of combined
teaching experience and our maritime roots
span three generations of tow-boaters and
|What we do ...
|We offer US Coast Guard approved courses for the original issue,
renewal, and upgrade of professional captain licenses, including:
- Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessel (OUPV 6 pack)
- Master and Mate 100 and 200-ton Captain License
- Apprentice Mate (Steersman) of Towing Vessels
- Master and Mate of Fishing Industry Vessels
- OUPV, Master 100/200-ton Refresher (renewal)
In addition to captain's licenses we also provide USCG approved
- Automatic Radar Plotting Aids (ARPA)
- Radar Observer Recertification (Renewal)
We offer License Prep for 500/1600-ton Inland licenses too!
|Where we are located ...
We are located close to Interstate 205 in SE
Portland, Oregon about 15 minutes from
Portland International Airport (PDX), close to
lodging and restaurants.
We will be moving to Coos Bay Oregon in
Columbia Pacific Maritime
10580 SE Washington Street
Portland, Oregon 97216
Open 0730 to close 7-days a week
|How to contact us ...
|The best way to contact us is by phone (503) 841-6066. If we do not
answer please leave a message and we will return your call as soon as
possible. You may also contact us through email.
|About Professional Mariner Licenses ...
|Professional mariner licenses are issued by the US Coast Guard as
endorsements on a Merchant Mariner Credential (MMC). Captain's
licenses are issued as National Deck Officer Endorsement.
To qualify for an MMC endorsement you must apply to the Coast
Guard through a US Coast Guard Regional Exam Center (REC).