Vessel Repair and Maintenance

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AVTEC offers a Vessel Repair and Maintenance training package. This training will support the high demand shore based vessel repair, maintenance, and ship construction industry.  Students can enroll in all the training units as a package or pick and choose areas to supplement their foundational knowledge. By completing this training students will possess the basic skills needed to succeed and grow in this industry.

This project is 20% federally funded at $78,000.00 and 80% non-federally funded at $260,000.00.

For more information or to enroll call 907-224-6160.

Training Costs:

In Person  (Seward, Alaska)

 

Shipyard Competent Person

 $450 

Confined Space Entry/Rescue

 $250 

CPR/First Aid

 $125

Maritime OSHA 10

 $125

Marine Tools and Machine Shop

 $350 

Marine Carpentry

 $350

Pedestal Crane - Intermediate Rigging

 $350 

Vessel Mechanical Systems

 $350

Marine Refrigeration

 $700

Marine Electrical

 $1050

Marine Welding

 $350

Employability Skills Training

 $95

Marine Diesel

 $350

Marine Composites

$350

Online

Fall protection/Lockout Tagout

 $125 

Upcoming training dates:

Shipyard Competent Person-3 days                              Confined Space Entry/Rescue- Tue, 08/24/2021 - Wed, 08/25/2021               
CPR/First Aid | 1 day                                                       Fall protection/Lockout Tagout- Thu, 08/12/2021           
Maritime OSHA 10 | 2 days                                             Marine Maintenance Tools and Machine Shop | 5 days               
Marine Carpentry | 5 days                                               Pedestal Crane - Intermediate Rigging | 5 DAYS
Vessel Mechanical Systems | 5 days                              Marine Refrigeration | 10 DAYS
Marine Electrical Systems | 15 days                               Marine Welding | 5 DAYS
Employability Skills Training | 3 days                             Marine Diesel | 5 days
Marine Composites- Mon, 08/30/2021 - Fri, 09/03/2021                                                                                  

 

Shipyard Competent Person

This course is designed to give the student the necessary skills and knowledge to be a Shipyard Competent person. Shipyard employment presents many hazards to workers, including the potential exposure to dangerous atmospheres. Through lectures and hands-on instruction this class will cover subjects pertaining to 29 CFR 1915 Subpart A, B, C, D, and H that concerns the identification and testing of spaces to determine if it is safe for workers. The intent is to have the student continue in the Confined Space Entry/Rescue 2 day course. Shipyard Competent Person courses are delivered online, via Zoom.

Shipyard Competent Person Detailed Training Syllabus

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Training Days: 3
Training Hours: 18

 

Confined Space Entry/Rescue

This course provides training in the practices and procedures in confined space entry and rescue. The student learns what is required taken from 29 CFR 1910.146 Permit-required confined spaces, 29 CFR 1910.147 Control of hazardous energy (lock out/ tag out) and 29 CFR 1915 Subpart B. This course is mostly hands-on with preforming safe and correct confined space entry and rescue. This instruction is meant to be preceded by the Shipyard Competent Person course.

Confined Space Entry/Rescue Detailed Training Syllabus

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Training Days: 2
Training Hours: 12

 

First Aid and CPR (ALAVTC-197)

American Red Cross certified.
Any applicant who has successfully completed your First Aid & CPR (ALAVTC-197) course will satisfy the following requirements:

  • Elementary First Aid per STCW Code Table A-VI/I-3;

  • Elementary First Aid per 46 CFR 11.302(a)(3) and 46 CFR 12.602(a)(3); and

  • The first aid and CPR training requirements of 46 CFR 11.201(i)(1); and

  • Have performed all practical demonstrations of the Assessment Guidelines for Elementary First Aid sections within the Basic Training NVIC 08-14. 

 

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Call (907) 224-6196 to schedule.
Training Times: 0830 to 1700
Training Days:1
Training Hours: 8

 

 

Fall protection/Lockout Tagout

This course is designed to meet the training requirements set forth by OSHA standards 1915.159(d) and 1915.89(o) for fall protection and Lockout/tagout. Students will gain the knowledge and skills for the proper and safe use, documentation requirements, and maintenance   Fall Protection & Lockout/Tagout courses are  delivered online, via Zoom.

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Training Days: 1
Training Hours: 6

 

Maritime OSHA 10

Satisfies the requirements for OSHA 10 for the maritime industry.

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Training Days: 2
Training Hours: 10

 

Marine Maintenance Tools and Machine Shop

This course is designed to give the students introductory skills and knowledge of the most common hand and portable power tools used in the industry. The Marine maintenance industry utilizes many different tools, knowledge of safe and proper use of these is vital for success. Students will learn identification, application, proper use, and maintenance.

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Training Days: 5
Training Hours: 30
Books (Provided by AVTEC): $10

 

Marine Carpentry

This course is designed to give students the carpentry fundamentals necessary to succeed in Marine Vessel Repair and Maintenance field. Carpentry plays a key role in the industry. Students will gain knowledge in vessel types, design, materials, methods, and finishing.

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Training Days: 5
Training Hours: 30
Books (Provided by AVTEC): $150

 

Pedestal Crane - Intermediate Rigging

Through this course the student will gain a fundamental understanding of pedestal crane safety and intermediate rigging. The course will be delivered using lecture and hands-on training. Some of the pedestal crane learning objectives include: anatomy of pedestal cranes, inspections, operations, hazards, and practice on the crane simulator.  Intermediate rigging topics include: calculating weight, angles, sling stress, center of gravity, sling hitches, sling types, hardware, lifting devices, and communication. Safety is thoroughly stressed.

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Training Days: 5
Training Hours: 30
Books (Provided by AVTEC): $75

 

Vessel Mechanical Systems

The course is geared to the auxiliary machinery on board a marine vessel. The main focus will be on vessel shafts, bearings, pumps, heat exchangers, and hydraulics. The student will learn the principles of the equipment and machinery along with practical applications, uses and troubleshooting and repair. There will be hands-on learning for each component to prepare them when they get out into the marine field. 

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Training Days: 5
Training Hours: 30
Books (Provided by AVTEC): $20

 

Marine Refrigeration

Through this course the student will gain a fundamental understanding of fluorocarbon based marine refrigeration. Using lecture and hands-on some of the learning objectives are refrigeration theory, refrigeration system gas laws, measurements such as BTU’s, use of troubleshooting equipment and troubleshooting techniques, and recovery equipment. Air conditioning and ventilation systems are considered. Safety is thoroughly stressed.

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Days: 10
Training Hours: 60
Books (Provided by AVTEC): $10

 

Marine Electrical Systems

This course is designed to give the student a solid base of understanding concerning electrical basics from AC and DC circuits to motors & motor controllers, distribution systems, generating equipment, electronic principles, meters, and maintenance. Using both class room and hands-on learn ohms law and other electrical calculations. There will be practical troubleshooting techniques learned. Over 50% of the class is in various labs. 

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Training Days: 15
Training Hours: 90

 

Marine Welding

The student will learn the basics of marine welding, welding materials and equipment. Through the use of oxygen/acetylene torch the student is able perform layout work from there to fabricating with arc welding. With safety in mind the class is 80% hands-on.

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Training Days: 5
Training Hours: 30
Books (Provided by AVTEC): $170

 

Employability Skills Training

Provides trainees with techniques for communicating effectively with co-workers and supervisors. Introduces trainees to critical thinking and problem solving skills. Discusses effective telephone and e-mail communication skills. Reviews effective relationship skills, effective self-presentation, and key workplace issues such as sexual harassment, stress, and substance abuse.

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Training Days: 3
Training Hours: 18

 

Marine Diesel Engines

The instruction in this class is focused on the theory and how and why the diesel engine works. The course is mostly hands-on with classroom time going through the engine components. Using what is learned during classroom time the student will dissemble and identify components, taking measurements and reassemble a diesel engine. The student will learn about the different types and marine applications of these engines.

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Training Days: 5
Training Hours: 30
Books (Provided by AVTEC): $20

 

Marine Composites

This course is designed to give students the Composite fundamentals necessary to succeed in the Marine Vessel Repair and Maintenance field. Composites and Coatings play a key role in the Marine maintenance industry. Through classroom and hands on training students will gain knowledge in composite materials and techniques. Students will have the opportunity to learn about different resins and fiber applications. After completing the course student should possess the basic skills to make  fiberglass repairs.

Marine Composites Detailed Training Syllabus

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Training Days: 5
Training Hours: 30
Books (Provided by AVTEC): $50
Supplies (Provided by AVTEC): $200