AVTEC Maritime Dates

Updated: September 23, 2019

Course Training Days Training Dates Training Times Prerequisites
Able Seaman 10
  • 12/02/2019 to 12/13/2019
  • 01/06/2020 to 01/17/2020
  • 03/16/2020 to 03/27/2020
  • 04/20/2020 to 05/01/2020
  • M-F 0830 to 1530
Advanced Fire Fighting 5
  • 11/18/2019 to 11/22/2019
  • 02/10/2020 to 02/14/2020
  • 05/18/2020 to 05/22/2020
  • M-F 0830 to 1530

BT or Basic Fire Fighting

Advanced Fire Fighting Revalidation
  • 09/27/2019
  • 10/25/2019
  • 11/06/2019
  • 02/28/2020
  • 03/13/2020
  • 04/17/2020
  • 05/08/2020
  • 05/29/2020
  • 06/12/2020
Advanced Training for Polar Operations (Polar Code) 4
  • 11/18/2019 to 11/21/2019
  • 05/11/2020 to 05/14/2020

Completion of Basic Training for Ships Operating in Polar Waters Text Book: Please bring book from the basic course.

Assistance Towing 1 Next Training Date TBA
  • M-F 0830 to 1530
Automatic Radar Plotting Aids (ARPA) 5
  • 12/09/2019 to 12/12/2019
  • 02/03/2020 to 02/07/2020
  • M-Th 0830 to 1530

USCG Radar Observer (Unlimited) Endorsement.

Azimuth Pod (ASD) Ship Handling Course 3 Next Training Date TBA
Basic Firefighting
  • 10/10/2019 to 10/11/2019
  • 11/14/2019 to 11/15/2019
  • 03/05/2020 to 03/06/2020
  • 04/09/2020 to 04/10/2020
  • 05/14/2020 to 05/15/2020
  • 06/04/2020 to 06/05/2020
Basic Meteorology 3
  • 11/25/2019 to 11/27/2019
  • 01/20/2020 to 01/22/2020
  • 05/04/2020 to 05/06/2020
Basic Shipboard Culinary Training 5
  • 06/08/2020 to 06/12/2020
Basic Training (formerly BST) 5
  • 10/07/2019 to 10/11/2019
  • 11/11/2019 to 11/15/2019
  • 03/02/2020 to 03/06/2020
  • 03/30/2020 to 04/03/2020
  • 05/11/2020 to 05/15/2020
  • M-F 0800 to 1700 + 2-hour evening pool session

Clean shaven for basic fire fighting and the ability to swim for Personal Survival Techniques

Basic Training for Polar Operations (Polar Code) 5
  • 11/11/2019 to 11/15/2019
  • 05/04/2020 to 05/08/2020
Basic Training Revalidation 1
  • 09/26/2019
  • 10/04/2019
  • 10/24/2019
  • 11/05/2019
  • 02/27/2020
  • 03/20/2020
  • 04/16/2020
  • 05/07/2020
  • 05/28/2020
  • 06/11/2020
  • 0800 to 1700
  • some evening hours
Bridge Resource Management 5
  • 02/10/2020 to 02/14/2020
  • 05/11/2020 to 05/15/2020
  • M-F 0830 to 1530

 Radar observer (unlimited) course completion recommended.

Crowd Management
  • 10/09/2019
  • 01/08/2020
  • 04/15/2020
  • 05/26/2020
  • 0830 to 1230
Electronic Chart Display & Information System (ECDIS) 5
  • 10/28/2019 to 11/01/2019
  • 01/13/2020 to 01/17/2020
  • 02/17/2020 to 02/21/2020
  • 05/04/2020 to 05/08/2020
  • 06/08/2020 to 06/12/2020
  • M-F 0830 to 1530
FCC Marine Radio Operators Examination (MROP) Next Training Date TBA
First-Aid & CPR 1 Next Training Date TBA
  • 0830 to 1700

call 907-224-6196 to schedule

Global Maritime Distress & Safety System (GMDSS) 10
  • 02/24/2020 to 03/06/2020
  • M-F 0830 to 1530
HAZWOPER 24 Hour 3
  • 04/01/2020 to 04/03/2020
HAZWOPER Refresher 1 Next Training Date TBA
High School Basic Training (BT) 5
  • 10/07/2019 to 10/11/2019
  • 11/11/2019 to 11/15/2019
  • 03/02/2020 to 03/06/2020
  • 03/30/2020 to 04/03/2020
  • 04/06/2020 to 04/10/2020
  • 05/11/2020 to 05/15/2020
  • 06/01/2020 to 06/05/2020
  • M-F 0800 to 1700 + 2-hour evening pool session

Clean shaven for basic fire fighting and the ability to swim for Personal Survival Techniques

High School Introduction to Nautical Skills
  • 01/14/2020 to 03/21/2020
Ice Navigation 10 Next Training Date TBA
  • M-F 0830 to 1530
Leadership & Managerial Skills 5
  • 09/30/2019 to 10/04/2019
  • 12/02/2019 to 12/06/2019
  • 04/13/2020 to 04/17/2020
  • 06/15/2020 to 06/19/2020
  • M-F 0830 to 1530
Leadership & Teamworking Skills 1
  • 09/24/2019
  • 02/10/2020
  • 05/22/2020
  • 06/23/2020
  • M-F 0830 to 1530
Marlinspike Seamanship Next Training Date TBA
  • Fridays except Holidays, by apt., call 907-224-6196
Master 100 Tons / Mate 200 Tons 20
  • 10/07/2019 to 11/01/2019
  • 01/20/2020 to 02/14/2020
  • Mon - Fri, 8:30 - 3:30
Master/Mate 500 and 1600 Ton NC Prep Class 10
  • 02/17/2020 to 02/28/2020
  • M-F 0830 to 1530
Medical Care Person in Charge Next Training Date TBA

Must have previously taken a Medical Care Provider within six months of starting this course.   Students will be expected to meet the physical requirements for the skills including:  lifting, reaching, and performance of CPR.    

Medical Care Provider 3
  • 10/21/2019 to 10/23/2019
  • 02/17/2020 to 02/19/2020
  • M-F 0830 to 1530
Methods of Instruction 9 Next Training Date TBA
  • M-F 0830 to 1530
  • 45 Clock Hours
Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessels (OUPV) 15
  • 12/02/2019 to 12/20/2019
  • 03/16/2020 to 04/03/2020
Proficiency in Survival Craft 4
  • 10/14/2019 to 10/17/2019
  • 03/09/2020 to 03/12/2020
  • 04/13/2020 to 04/16/2020
  • M-F 0830 to 1700

BT

Qualified Member of Engine Department (QMED) Oiler 60
  • 01/13/2020 to 04/03/2020
  • Training Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday

BT Recommended

Radar Observer (Unlimited), Original 5
  • 12/02/2019 to 12/06/2019
  • 01/27/2020 to 01/31/2020
  • 03/23/2020 to 03/27/2020
  • M-F 0830 to 1530
Radar Observer (Unlimited), Recertification by Appointment Next Training Date TBA
  • by appt. appointment only, Call 224-6196
Radar Observer (Unlimited), Refresher 3
  • 11/25/2019 to 11/27/2019
  • 03/16/2020 to 03/18/2020
  • M-F 0830 to 1530

Radar Observer (unlimited) original

Rating Forming Part of a Navigational Watch (RFPNW) 5 Next Training Date TBA
  • M-F 0830 to 1530
Rating Forming Part of a Navigational Watch (RFPNW) Assessments 1
  • 10/07/2019
  • 10/28/2019
  • 01/10/2020
  • 02/17/2020
  • 04/13/2020
  • 05/04/2020
  • 05/28/2020
  • Fridays, except holidays, by appointment. Call 224-6196.
Rating Forming Part of an Engineering Watch 5
  • 12/09/2019 to 12/13/2019
  • 04/13/2020 to 04/17/2020
Seafood Processor Orientation and Safety Course
  • 10/07/2019 to 10/16/2019
  • 04/20/2020 to 04/29/2020
Tankship - Dangerous Liquids (P.I.C.) 5
  • 11/18/2019 to 11/22/2019
  • 04/20/2020 to 04/24/2020

Basic Fire Fighting is required by USCG

Towing Officer Assessment Record (TOAR) 2 Next Training Date TBA
Towing Officer Assessment Record (TOAR) Renewal 1 Next Training Date TBA
Vessel Personnel with Designated Security Duties (VPDSD) 1
  • 10/08/2019
  • 01/09/2020
  • 02/20/2020
  • 03/18/2020
  • 03/31/2020
  • 04/14/2020
  • 05/29/2020
  • 06/24/2020
  • 0830 to 1530
Vessel Security Officer 2
  • 10/10/2019 to 10/11/2019
  • 03/19/2020 to 03/20/2020
  • 04/27/2020 to 04/28/2020
  • 05/26/2020 to 05/27/2020
  • M-F 0800 to 1600
Visual Communications/Flashing Light (Assessments Only) Next Training Date TBA
  • Fridays, except holidays, by appointment. Call 224-6196.
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