National Assistant Engineer (Limited) Steam/Motor/GT

certifying organization info

United States Coast Guard National Maritime Center National Assistant Engineer (Limited) Steam/Motor/GT 100 Forbes Drive Martinsburg
WV 25404-7120


Assistant Engineer (Limited). This is a mid-level license. The AE (Limited) is a licensed member of the engineering department on a merchant vessel. This title is used for the person on a ship responsible for supervising the daily maintenance and operation of the engine department. He or she reports directly to the Chief Engineer. General knowledge subjects included; Motor Plants, Engineering Safety & Environmental Protection, Electricity. National Assistant Engineer (Limited) Steam/Motor/GT Website


More than two years of education or training after high school required? Yes

More than two years of work experience required? Yes

Oral or Written Exam Required? Yes

Renewal Required? Every 5 Year(s)

Renew through Continuing Educational Units(CEU)? No

Renew through Re-Examination? Yes

Renew through Continuing Professional Development(CPD)? Yes

Does applicant have choice of at least two options from above for renewal (CEU, CPD, or exam)? Yes

This certification is related to military occupational specialties.
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