About LAPWARE

LAPWARE (License Advancement Program softWARE) is the largest supplier of license preparation software to the U.S. Merchant Mariner and students/mariners wishing to obtain or raise their U.S. Coast Guard Merchant Mariner Credential from AB to Unlimited Master and QMED to Unlimited Chief Engineer.

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Established in 2002

LAPWARE was posted in 2002 for Deck Mariners and in 2013 for Engineering Mariners. LAPWARE is purchased on a 30 day basis and can be renewed by the mariner for an additional 30 days of usage as desired within 12 months of the last purchase.

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Highly Accurate

LAPWARE has an outstanding reputation providing a copy of the U.S.C.G. National Maritime Center (NMC) license exam questions, Deck and Engine, but with solutions, test generator, example test modules and exam code filtering.

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Added Value

LAPWARE allows instructors, students and mariners to create sample exams using our test generator which accurately duplicates the license exam test modules. Our Review Wrong feature allows study of areas of weaknesses.

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Current Regulations

We cover Deck and Engine databases from Before and As Of March 24, 2014. The test modules are based upon 46 CFR 11.910 (Deck) and 11.950 (Engine) regulations, as well as regs for OSV, MODU and other vessel types, as applicable.

LAPWARE Deck & Engineering

We have four versions of the LAPWARE software, organized by Deck and Engineering Mariner examinations, and by regulations Before and As Of March 24, 2014.


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LAPWARE Deck Regulations As Of March 24, 2014 Deck As Of 2014

A mariner seeking an original national endorsement or raise of grade based on training or service started on or after March 24, 2014, will be examined under the requirements of the final rule published by the Coast Guard on December 24, 2013 (78 FR 77796).

$100.00 per month, and $50.00 setup fee

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LAPWARE Engineering Regulations As Of March 24, 2014 Engineering As Of 2014

A mariner seeking an original national endorsement or raise of grade based on training or service started on or after March 24, 2014, will be examined under the requirements of the final rule published by the Coast Guard on December 24, 2013 (78 FR 77796).

$100.00 per month, and $50.00 setup fee

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LAPWARE Deck Regulations Before March 24, 2014 Deck Before 2014

A mariner seeking an original national endorsement or raise of grade based on training or service started before March 24, 2014, will be examined under the regulations in effect before that date unless they have specifically requested to examine for their endorsement under the final rule published by the Coast Guard on December 24, 2013, (78 FR 77796).

$100.00 per month, and $50.00 setup fee

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LAPWARE Engineering Regulations Before March 24, 2014 Engineering Before 2014

A mariner seeking an original national endorsement or raise of grade based on training or service started before March 24, 2014, will be examined under the regulations in effect before that date unless they have specifically requested to examine for their endorsement under the final rule published by the Coast Guard on December 24, 2013, (78 FR 77796).

$100.00 per month, and $50.00 setup fee

Purchase