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.
2020 marks the 19th Annual Student Life Awards Banquet.
The first week of April each year Maine Maritime Academy holds a Student Life Awards Banquet to recognize those students that participate in campus and local community life beyond academics. Award recipients make significant contributions to the greater MMA community their participation in various co-curricular organizations and activities, service projects, athletics, and employment.
There are 10 Student Life Award Categories that recognize a variety of student leaders of the MMA student body, one category that recognizes an organization, event or activity and one student nominated award that recognizes a faculty or staff member. The Student Life Awards Committee will review all nominations and select the top five nominees in each award category. These top nominees will be invited to, and recognized, during the ceremony. One overall awardee from each category will be announced as the award winner at the banquet.
For more information on each award please visit the Student Life Awards webpage at: https://mainemaritime.edu/student-life/student-life/student-life-awards/
Join us for a day-long open house! While on campus, you’ll have the opportunity to learn about our academic programs, student life, at-sea and field experience opportunities, athletics, careers, and more. The day will begin with breakfast and an overview of academic sessions. Then, after lunch, you’ll be able to take a tour of the waterfront, laboratories, simulators, vessels, and waterfront facilities. Registration is required.