Mariners Athletics Event Calendar

Oct
7
Mon
Vessel Security Officer @ Maine Maritime Academy
Oct 7 – Oct 8 all-day

This 2-day course trains vessel personnel in security responsibilities, awareness, including emergencies, reporting, audits, threats, and knowledge of the ISPS code.  This course does involve interactive drills outside the classroom.

USCG Approval:

This course satisfies the training requirements of 33 CFR 104.215(d)(1)(iv) and STCW Code Section A-VI/5 for an STCW endorsement as Vessel Security Officer.

Oct
9
Wed
Leadership & Managerial Skills, GAP Assessment @ Maine Maritime Academy
Oct 9 all-day

This course consists of 35 total hours:
– 27 hours of online coursework
–  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, 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.

Career Services: Resume Review Session @ Career Services Conference Room
Oct 9 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Come work on your resume to be ready for the upcoming Career Fair.

 

Oct
10
Thu
Engine Room Resource Management, GAP Assessment @ Maine Maritime Academy
Oct 10 all-day

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.

Career Services: Resume Review Session @ Career Services Conference Room
Oct 10 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Come work on your resume to be ready for the upcoming Career Fair.

 

Bowdoin MMA Faculty & Staff Sail @ MMA Waterfront
Oct 10 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Bowdoin MMA Faculty & Staff Sail @ MMA Waterfront

This sail is for MMA faculty and staff. Space is limited. Contact Tina Pitchford at 207-326-2364 or tina.pitchford@mma.edu with questions and use the form below to reserve your spot.

Note: Additional sailing offered when the Schooner Crew sails, on a stand-by, space available, no reservations basis to all faculty, staff, students & community throughout the sailing season, when there is NOT a reserved sail scheduled, (weather permitting, traditionally through the end of October) generally Mon-Thu, 4-6.

Closed shoes are required to board. No glass bottles/containers, no strollers permitted on board. All children 12 and under are required to wear Coast Guard approved life jackets, we have a limited number of minimum 30 lb. jackets, but none smaller, so they must provide their own.

No more than 30 passengers per trip, this includes children of any age, even babies in arms.

Note: October 1st trip is full.

  • Space is limited. You will get a confirmation email stating that you have been registered.
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Oct
11
Fri
Advanced Polar Code Operations @ Maine Maritime Academy
Oct 11 – Oct 13 all-day

Pre-requisite: Basic Polar Code Operations

  • 16-hours online coursework
  • 24-hours on campus for classroom, simulator, and final exam. On campus portion is currently scheduled to begin on Friday, October 11, 2019.

This course is a blended learning course consisting of 40-hours curriculum designed to meet the mandatory training requirements in Chapter 12 of the International Code for Ships Operating in Polar Waters (Polar Code); and the supporting amendments to the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers, 1978, as amended (STCW) and the Seafarers’ Training, Certification and Watchkeeping (STCW) Code as required by the Polar Code /STCW 2010.

Basic Polar Code Operations @ Maine Maritime Academy
Oct 11 all-day

This USCG approved course meets the STCW mandatory minimum requirements for training and qualification for masters and officers on board ships operating in polar waters.

This course meets the USCG Certification requirements for Basic Polar Code Operations and satisfies the training requirement and standard of competence of Section A-V/4, table A-V/4-1, of the STCW Code as amended for Basic Polar Code Operations.

Freshman & PFD Student Mid-Semester Grades Published
Oct 11 all-day
Management of Electrical & Electronic Equipment, GAP Assessment @ Maine Maritime Academy
Oct 11 all-day

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.