Zenith Maritime – Western Region is holding a OUPV (6 Pack) Captain’s course in Helena MT October 6 – 17, 2014 at the Air National Guard Base by the Helena Airport. A Master’s upgrade is also available which would complete on the 20th of October. This license allows you to take 6 paying passengers for hire and is typically what is required for fishing guides. The Master’s upgrade is unlimited passengers but is limited to your sea time experience and tonnage rating by the CG. The schedule is Mon – Thurs 8 – 6 and following week Mon – Wed 8 – 6, Thurs. review and Friday test. The subjects covered are navigation and piloting, charting, rules of the road and deck general. Cost: $1195 pp (6 Pack); Masters upgrade $450. A $250 non-refundable deposit is due upon sign up….