This course is for individuals who are interested in obtaining Subchapter M and auditor training along with managers, consultants, and executives who are eager to learn more information regarding Subchapter M. This course will begin your understanding and training third-party auditors the auditing process. This course will also discuss ISO and ISM auditing and how it all ties back into Subchapter M and its audits on towing and other small vessels.
Captain William Sabatini will give a presentation on the US Brig Niagara and the Schooner Lettie G. Howard, especially about a remarkable co-op opportunity aboard the Lettie for this summer. The Lettie will stop in Castine on her way north around Graduation time and take up to 12 MMA students on as trainees for the rest of the voyage to Erie, Pennsylvania.
No prior sailing or vessel experience necessary.
This course will cover:
Cold water and hypothermia
Emergency signaling (Flares)
Group problem solving & Communication
Life jackets, life rafts, and other pool exercises
Man overboard procedures
In order to complete the hands on seminar, individuals must have completed the online training module of the Safety at Sea Program within 1-year of this course. Individuals can sign up for that module now and receive the link from the Continuing Education Department to complete prior to April 20, 2019.
For those who are not going to attend the April 20 assessment, but want to complete only the online portion at this time, you may purchase that by directly contacting Liza Clark (207-326-2211).
Upon meeting the minimum standard of competence in fast rescue boats, the trainee will be competent to handle and take charge of such boats during or after launch in adverse weather and sea conditions. They will also be able to operate a fast rescue boat engine; learn the correct use of all locating devices, including communication and signaling equipment between the rescue boat and a helicopter and the ship; and how to carry out search patterns.