Master/Mate Seafarer Pathway

Master 100 Tons / Mate 200 Tons

This course is principally intended for candidates for Master/Mate Limited licenses of 100 Gross Tons or less. Before entering the course, trainees should have completed a minimum period of one year at sea and preferably have gained some experience of bridge watchkeeping.

Students who have successfully completed this Master 100 Tons/Mate 200 Tons (ALAVTC-680) and meets the appropriate sea service requirements, AND who presents this Certificate of Training within one year of the completion of training, will satisfy:

Vessel Security Officer

This course is intended to provide the knowledge required for personnel who are assigned responsibilities as Vessel Security Officer (VSO) to perform their duties in accordance with the requirements of the Maritime Transportation Security Act of 2002, Chapter XI-2 of SOLAS 74 as amended, the IMO ISPS Code, and U.S. Coast Guard regulations contained in 33 CFR Section 104. The course aim is also to meet the mandatory minimum requirements for knowledge, understanding and proficiency in Table A-VI/5 of the STCW Code and the mandatory training requirements in 33 CFR Part 104.

Tankship - Dangerous Liquids (P.I.C.)

This course is designed to provide mariners with the knowledge, skills and practical abilities to safely conduct marine petroleum operations consistent with the Tankerman (PIC) Endorsement and will satisfy the familiarization training requirements of 46 CFR 13.401 and may be issued endorsements  as Tankerman-Assistant DL, and the STCW, as amended, 

the Basic Oil and Chemical TankerCargo Operations A-V/1-1-1; 

and the cargo training course requirements of 46 CFR 13.201, 13.301, 

Able Seaman

This course prepares students for the Able Seaman's examination. A minimum of 180 days of qualifying sea service required to qualify for an entry level Able Seaman Endorsement (AB OSV). Applicants successfully completing this course will satisfy the written examination requirements of 46CFR 12.05-9 for any Able Seaman endorsement.

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