Frequently Asked Questions
What type of maritime opportunities exist at MM&P?
There are five memberships groups within MM&P: Offshore, Inland, Atlantic Maritime, FEMG and Pilot. To learn more about each group, please select the Membership Group Highlights tab on the website main menu. You can also check out the tabbed information halfway down the Prospective Applicant tab on the website main menu. Group membership news highlights can be found if you click here.
What is an Associate?
Most MM&P associate members are students at U.S. maritime academies. However, this category of membership is open to all individuals, approved by the MM&P General Executive Board, who are not represented by MM&P for collective bargaining purposes. Read more in the tabbed section of the Prospective Applicants page which can be found here.
Do I have to be a MM&P member to join the MM&P Federal Credit Union?
The Masters, Mates & Pilots Federal Credit Union is open to all MM&P members and their families. Your membership can last a lifetime.
To enjoy all of the services of the MM&P Federal Credit Union, you must first become a member of the credit union. Click here to link to the MM&P FCU.
I am a new MM&P Offshore applicant – what training benefits do I have at MITAGS?
MM&P Offshore applicants and members who have sailed at least 30 days onboard a MM&P vessel may use up to four weeks of training and room/board at MITAGS within 6 months following their last date of discharge. One roundtrip transportation reimbursement may also be provided per eligibility period, depending on the policies of the MM&P company with whom the applicant/member last sailed.
How can I register for classes at MITAGS?
You can register directly through the MITAGS website by creating a web account, or by contacting the MITAGS Admissions office directly at 1-866-656-5568 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
I would like to receive a magazine or newsletter, what should I do?
For subscriptions, address changes or messages to the editor or to MM&P headquarters, e-mail email@example.com