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

Nov
4
Mon
Registration for Spring Semester
Nov 4 – Nov 8 all-day
Nov
5
Tue
Tuesday Night Trivia @ The Bilge
Nov 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Tuesday Night Trivia @ The Bilge

Trivia Theme changes each week it’s held. Check back for more details about this weeks theme.

Nov
6
Wed
Leadership & Managerial Skills, GAP Assessment @ Maine Maritime Academy
Nov 6 all-day

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.

Nov
7
Thu
Engine Room Resource Management, GAP Assessment @ Maine Maritime Academy
Nov 7 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.

Nov
12
Tue
Crisis Management & Human Behavior @ Maine Maritime Academy
Nov 12 – Nov 13 all-day

This course meets the mandatory STCW requirements for Crisis Management and Human Behavior training for mariners with applicable duties aboard Ro-Ro Passenger ships and on other passenger vessels.

The course is for individuals to learn to assist passengers in emergency situations, control passenger responses, and the tools for effective communication.

USCG Approval:

  • Regulations V/2 paragraphs 7-8, & Regulation V/3 paragraphs 4-5
  • Volume 46 CFR Subpart J 15.1101-15.1105 (STCW Certification)
  • CFR 46; Ch.1, Subpart 171.01-171.105 (Passenger Vessels)

Nov
13
Wed
Harry Potter Happy Hour @ The Bilge
Nov 13 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Harry Potter Happy Hour @ The Bilge

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Nov
14
Thu
National Pickle Day @ The Bilge
Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
National Pickle Day @ The Bilge

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Nov
16
Sat
Radar Observer Recertification (STCW) 2017 @ Maine Maritime Academy
Nov 16 @ 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.

Nov
18
Mon
Monday Night Bingo @ 1954 Lecture Hall
Nov 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Monday Night Bingo @ 1954 Lecture Hall

Come play Bingo, compete for prizes!

Nov
19
Tue
Section 608 Certification Exam @ Maine Maritime Academy
Nov 19 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Section 608 of the Federal Clean Air Act requires persons who work with or purchase regulated refrigerants for stationary equipment to become certified through a closed book exam. This examination is a total of 100 questions, broken down into four sections: Core, Type‐I, Type‐II and Type‐III. The certification types are defined as follows:

TypeI: Required for servicing small appliances
TypeII: Required for servicing or disposing of high‐pressure appliances, except small appliances and MVACs
TypeIII: Required for servicing or disposing of low‐pressure appliances
Universal: Earned when a candidate successfully passes all four sections of the exam.

Candidates must pass the Core secon along with one or more of the Types to earn a certification.

Materials Allowed: A calculator (four‐function preferred,) a pressure/temperature chart and scratch paper.

Time to Complete Exam: 2 hours

Passing Score for Each Section: 70% or better.

Prerequisites: None