i posted this earlier in the yea and thought i would throw it out there again. WHAT- 6 pack oupv captains license WHEN- Febuary 15th 2008- 8 days long WHERE- Sandusky, ohio COST- $799 total Requirements: At least 300 days on the water- dated back to your 15th birthday. 1 day consists of at least a 4 hour time period. No documentation of your hours is required, this is more of a "trust" thing. this license allows you to take 6 paying customers out fishing,sightseeing ect, on the great lakes. i am headed down myself and staying at a hotel in the area, would definitly be nice if any OGF'ers wanted to head down as well and take it together. THERE IS ROUGHLY 8 SPOTS LEFT IN THE CLASS ANG GOING FAST. Also, i believe the company will work with you if you cannot come up with the money upfront, you would have to contact them to discuss that. www.wegivethetest.com 866-249-2135 anyone interested? the passing rate is extremely high at around 95 percent--all the information needed to pass the test is giving to you during the course, no past knowledge required although it would help.