Mariners Athletics Event Calendar

Dec
9
Mon
Advanced Meteorology @ Maine Maritime Academy
Dec 9 – Dec 13 all-day

This five (5) day course satisfies the standards of competence required for Chief Mates and Masters as defined in Part A of the STCW Code, as amended in 1995. Specifically, the course covers the Meteorology and Oceanographic Science competencies as outlined in the Navigation at the Management Level requirements of the STCW Code. The course is aimed at developing an in-depth understanding of meteorology, weather forecasting, ocean science and weather routing skills for mariners at the management level, i.e. Chief Mates and Masters.

Dec
17
Tue
Basic Safety Training Refresher @ Maine Maritime Academy
Dec 17 – Dec 21 all-day

– Tuesday, December 17, Day 1: Ed Biggie Room Smith Alexander Gym

– Wednesday, December 18, Day 2: Quick Hall AM and Andrews PM

– Friday, December 20, Day 3: Pool Smith Alexander Gym PM

– Saturday, December 21, Day 4: Ellsworth Fire Training Field

This course is open to all seafarers who have previously been certified in Basic Training and are capable of meeting the physical and professional eligibility requirements for STCW certification, and have at least entry level mariner documents from USCG or a foreign flag state whose mariner credentialing organization will accept USCG documents, but do not have one year of sea time in the last five years and need to renew their endorsement for Basic Training. The course covers all the competencies of Personal Survival Techniques, Personal Safety & Social Responsibilities, Fire Fighting, and First Aid & CPR renewal.

Dec
18
Wed
Basic First Aid & CPR @ Maine Maritime Academy
Dec 18 all-day

Renew your certification for Elementary First Aid and CPR. Course is approved by the ASHI standards.

 

Dec
19
Thu
Advanced Fire Fighting Refresher @ Maine Maritime Academy, Waterfront
Dec 19 – Dec 21 all-day

Thursday, December 19, Day 1: Andrews Hall Rm. 101

Saturday, December 21, Day 2: Ellsworth Fire Training Field

This course is open to all seafarers who have previously been certified in Advanced Fire Fighting and are capable of meeting the physical and professional eligibility requirements for STCW certification, and have at least entry level mariner documents from USCG or a foreign flag state whose mariner credentialing organization will accept USCG documents, but do not have one year of sea time in the last five years and need to renew their endorsement for Advanced Fire Fighting. USCG Approval: Applicants who successfully complete our Advanced Fire Fighting Refresher course will satisfy the Advanced Fire Fighting Refresher requirements of Section A-VI/3 and Table A-VI/3 of the STCW Code, as amended 2010, and 46 CFR 11.201(h) (1), and 11.303(e).

Dec
20
Fri
Advanced Fire Fighting Revalidation @ Day 1: Maine Maritime Academy, Day 2: Fire Training Field, Ellsworth, Maine
Dec 20 – Dec 21 all-day
  • This class is for any applicant with 1 year of sea time within the past 5 years.
  • Day 1 of course is held at Maine Maritime Academy. Day 2 is completed at the fire department followed by the fire training field in Ellsworth, Maine.

This course does not satisfy the requirements for the Basic Training Revalidation components – please see the Basic Training Revalidationcourse, offered separately if needed.

USCG Approval:
The course will satisfy the advanced fire-fighting revalidation requirements of 46 CFR 11.201(h) (l) and 11.303(d); and Table A-VI/3 of the STCW Code, as amended 2010 provided he or she has been previously certified per Section A-VI/3 of the STCW Code, as amended 2010.

Basic Training Revalidation @ Day 1: Maine Maritime Academy's Smith Alexander Gym.
Dec 20 – Dec 21 all-day

The course covers all the competencies of Ocean Survival and Basic Fire Fighting.  This training is open for seafarers who:

  • Have been previously certified in Basic Training
  • Capable of meeting the physical and professional eligibility requirements for STCW certification
  • Have at least entry-level mariner documents from USCG or a foreign flag state whose mariner credentialing organization will accept USCG documents, and have one year of sea time in the last five years and need to renew their endorsement for Basic Training.

This course does not satisfy the requirements for the Advanced Fire Fighting Revalidation components.

USCG Approval:

Applicants who successfully complete this course will satisfy the continued competency requirements for Personal Survival Techniques and Basic Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting in STCW section A-VI/1, 46 CFR 11.302(d) (1) and (2) and 46 CFR 12.602 (d)

Dec
21
Sat
Radar Re-Certification (STCW) 2017 @ Maine Maritime Academy
Dec 21 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Radar Recertification is for all deck license holders who are completing their 5-year license renewal.  Homework packets with radar plotting sheets will be mailed to you prior to the class.  Class takes place with the use of the E-Nav Lab simulators.

Regularly scheduled instruction, is usually on the 3rd Saturday of each month.  One on one private instruction or alternate dates available by advance appointment for $375.00 per student.

USCG Approval:

Applicants who successfully complete our Radar Observer Recertification course will satisfy the training requirements of 46 CFR 11.480(f) for maintaining the validity of an endorsement for Radar Observer.

Jan
1
Wed
Qualified Assessor Online @ Maine Maritime academy
Jan 1 all-day

Maine Maritime Academy’s Qualified Assessor course is 100% online.

All assessments must be signed by a qualified assessor approved by the Coast Guard in accordance with 46 CFR 10.405.

This course provides the already qualified seafarer instruction and training in assessment techniques of competency, as well as appropriate guidance in assessment methods and practices. Each participant successfully completing this course will be able to:

  • Apply the international and national requirements concerning the training and assessment of officers and ratings on merchant vessels/platforms.
  • Determine and verify effective assessment procedures and methods.
  • Organize and administer, i.e. conduct, assessments to those requiring such.

This USCG approved course meets the training requirements of 46 CFR 10.405(a)(1) and 46 CFR 10.405(d) as well as STCW Code Section A-I/6 paragraphs 3 and 6. This course meets the requirements of the Qualified Assessor fundamentals as outlined as a requirement in USCG NVIC 19-14.

Jan
15
Wed
Leadership & Managerial Skills, GAP Assessment @ Maine Maritime Academy
Jan 15 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

This course consists of 35 total hours:
– 27 hours of online coursework
–  8 hour final assessment taken on Maine Maritime’s campus

An assessment date can be arranged with the Continuing Education department once the online portion of the course is started.

Before being able to sit for the assessment, course completion must be verified by the Continuing Education department.

Leadership & Managerial Skills is for both deck and engine license holders who are upgrading to management level. Team working skills is also incorporated into this course, so operational level licensees can take this course and cover the components for both operational and managerial skills.

Jan
16
Thu
Engine Room Resource Management, GAP Assessment @ Maine Maritime Academy
Jan 16 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

A total of 35 hours is required to complete this course:
– 27 hours of online coursework
–  An 8 hour final assessment taken on Maine Maritime Academy’s campus

An assessment date can be arranged with the Continuing Education department once the online portion of the course is started.

Before being able to sit for the assessment, the Continuing Education department must verify the successful completion of the online portion of the course.

Engine Room Resource Management is for operational engine license holders. It is a requirement under the STCW-2010 guidelines.