Maritime Training Dates

Updated: January 23, 2020

Course Training Days Training Dates Training Times Prerequisites
Able Seaman 10
  • 03/16/2020 to 03/27/2020
  • 04/20/2020 to 05/01/2020
  • M-F 0830 to 1530
Advanced Fire Fighting 5
  • 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
  • 02/28/2020
  • 03/13/2020
  • 04/16/2020
  • 05/08/2020
  • 05/29/2020
  • 06/12/2020
Advanced Training for Polar Operations (Polar Code) 4
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 05/04/2020 to 05/06/2020
Basic Shipboard Culinary Training 5
  • 06/08/2020 to 06/12/2020
Basic Training (formerly BST) 5
  • 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
  • 05/04/2020 to 05/08/2020
Basic Training Revalidation 1
  • 02/27/2020
  • 03/20/2020
  • 04/17/2020
  • 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
  • 04/08/2020
  • 05/26/2020
  • 0830 to 1230
Electronic Chart Display & Information System (ECDIS) 5
  • 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
  • 04/06/2020 to 04/10/2020
  • 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 Next Training Date TBA
Ice Navigation 10 Next Training Date TBA
  • M-F 0830 to 1530
Leadership & Managerial Skills 5
  • 04/13/2020 to 04/17/2020
  • 06/15/2020 to 06/19/2020
  • M-F 0830 to 1530
Leadership & Teamworking Skills 1
  • 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 Next Training Date TBA
  • 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
  • 02/24/2020 to 02/26/2020
  • 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
  • 03/16/2020 to 04/03/2020
Proficiency in Survival Craft 4
  • 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 Next Training Date TBA
  • Training Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday

BT Recommended

Radar Observer (Unlimited), Original 5
  • 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
  • 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
  • 01/24/2020
  • 02/17/2020
  • 03/13/2020
  • 04/06/2020
  • 05/04/2020
  • 05/28/2020
  • Fridays, except holidays, by appointment. Call 224-6196.
Rating Forming Part of an Engineering Watch 5
  • 04/13/2020 to 04/17/2020
Seafood Processor Orientation and Safety Course
  • 04/20/2020 to 04/29/2020
Tankship - Dangerous Liquids (P.I.C.) 5
  • 05/11/2020 to 05/15/2020

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
  • 02/20/2020
  • 03/13/2020
  • 03/31/2020
  • 04/07/2020
  • 05/29/2020
  • 06/24/2020
  • 0830 to 1530
Vessel Security Officer 2
  • 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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