Mariners Athletics Event Calendar

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
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
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

Nov
20
Wed
Section 608 Certification Exam @ Maine Maritime Academy
Nov 20 @ 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

Nov
21
Thu
Pacific Maritime Expo @ CenturyLink Field Event Center
Nov 21 @ 10:00 am – Nov 23 @ 2:00 pm

Maine Maritime Academy will be at the Pacific Maritime Expo, happening November 21-23, 2019. Stop by and see us at booth 643!

Details here: http://www.pacificmarineexpo.com

Thursday, November 21: 10am-5pm
Friday, November 22: 10am-5pm
Saturday, November 23: 10am-2pm

Nov
26
Tue
Helicopter Underwater Egress Training, HUET @ Maine Maritime Academy
Nov 26 all-day

This 1-day course is designed for both the swimmer and non-swimmer to practice or learn aquatic emergency response skills and surviving an emergency at sea during travel over or on the water. 

Includes both classroom lecture and in-water, hands-on training.

Dec
1
Sun
Qualified Assessor Online @ Maine Maritime Academy
Dec 1 all-day

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.

Dec
2
Mon
Vessel Security Officer @ Maine Maritime Academy
Dec 2 – Dec 3 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.