NOTICE | COVID-19 Coronavirus Campus Events Update

All on-campus MMA events have been postponed at this time. We are transitioning to virtual events when possible. Please see individual event listings for details.

Mariners Athletics Event Calendar

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.

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.

Fall Mini-Muster @ DiMillo's Floating Restaurant and Lounge
Oct 11 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The Class of 1964 invites classmates, spouses, friends and all MMA alums to join them at a mini muster Friday, October 11 at 1200 hours at DiMillo’s Floating Restaurant.

RSVP to Joe Moran, 207-329-7348 or jmoranwtvl@aol.com

Oct
17
Thu
Up Close – Houston, TX @ Westin Houston Memorial City
Oct 17 @ 6:00 pm
Up Close - Houston, TX @ Westin Houston Memorial City

We invite you to join us as Jeff Wright, Director of Alumni Relations; Chris Haley, VP for Institutional Advancement; and Larry Burrill ’77, Co-Chair of Opening Doors, Changing Lives: The Scholarship Campaign for Maine Maritime Academy visit Jersey City, Houston, Seattle, and Portland. These “Up Close” presentations are designed to update alumni on MMA’s current academic offerings and student services, recent facility improvements, and future initiatives. We hope you will join us for one of these dynamic presentations. We begin with a reception at 6 PM followed by the presentation at 7 PM.

Oct
19
Sat
Radar Observer Recertification (STCW) 2017 @ Maine Maritime Academy
Oct 19 @ 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.

Jacksonville-area Alumni Sightseeing Tour
Oct 19 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Come join other northeast Florida MMA alum Saturday, October 19, 2019 for a fun dolphin and sightseeing boat tour of St. Augustine. This tour starts at 11:30AM and ends at 1:00PM. Register for this tour on line at redboatwatertours.com by October 11th to assure seating. The cost is $24 plus taxes and fees for adults. Their site  provides information and  directions to the Vilano Beach pier where they pickup and discharge passengers.

Following the boat tour, come enjoy lunch at the Beaches at Vilano, a Caribbean style restaurant located adjacent to the pier. Their web site is beachesatvilano.com.

Please contact David Lane by email, huhmame@yahoo.com, to keep him aware of  how many are coming or if you have an questions.

Oct
24
Thu
Up Close – Portland, ME @ Embassy Suites
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm
Up Close - Portland, ME @ Embassy Suites

We invite you to join us as Jeff Wright, Director of Alumni Relations; Chris Haley, VP for Institutional Advancement; and Larry Burrill ’77, Co-Chair of Opening Doors, Changing Lives: The Scholarship Campaign for Maine Maritime Academy visit Jersey City, Houston, Seattle, and Portland. These “Up Close” presentations are designed to update alumni on MMA’s current academic offerings and student services, recent facility improvements, and future initiatives. We hope you will join us for one of these dynamic presentations. We begin with a reception at 6 PM followed by the presentation at 7 PM.

Oct
25
Fri
Sea Dog Chapter Tour @ Coastal Resources of Maine
Oct 25 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

On Friday, October 25, join the Sea Dog Chapter for a tour of the new $70 million Coastal Resources of Maine waste-to-energy facility. Located across the street from 92 Harold Bouchard Way on Coldbrook Road in Hampden, this hi-tech facility sorts, recycles, reuses and refines 180,000 tons of municipal trash annually from 115 area municipalities.

Following the tour, muster up at Seasons Restaurant, 427 Main Street in Bangor (Black Bear Room).

 

Oct
31
Thu
Basic First Aid & CPR @ Maine Maritime Academy
Oct 31 all-day

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