Mariners Athletics Event Calendar

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:

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

MMA Men’s Basketball Alumni Event @ The Dockside Bar and Grill
Nov 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
MMA Men's Basketball Alumni Event @ The Dockside Bar and Grill

Join the MMA Men’s Basketball team at the Dockside Bar and Grill on Saturday, November 23 for a chance to socialize with the team and other alumni. Cash bar and hors d’oeuvres. The team is in the area playing at Bowdoin on Friday and versus UMaine on Saturday – a great chance to cheer on the Mariners!

Friday, Nov. 22, 3pm at Bowdoin
Saturday, Nov. 23, 3pm against UMaine at the Portland Expo Center

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.

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.

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.


International WorkBoat Show @ New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
Dec 4 – Dec 6 all-day

For more information, check out the International WorkBoat Show website.

Leadership & Managerial Skills, GAP Assessment @ Maine Maritime Academy
Dec 4 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.

State Maritime Academy Reception @ The Westin Canal Place
Dec 4 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
State Maritime Academy Reception @ The Westin Canal Place

Join us for the Maritime Academy 2019 International WorkBoat Show Reception. In the spirit of cooperation and professional advancement, Maine Maritime Academy, Massachusetts Maritime Academy and SUNY Maritime  are co-hosting this reception for alumni and industry professionals.  The event will be held on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 5 pm at the River Bend Terrace, The Westin Canal Place in New Orleans, Louisiana.

RSVP to or 207-326-2337.

To sponsor this event, please visit

Seacoast Chapter Holiday Reception @ Sprague House
Dec 5 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Seacoast Chapter Holiday Reception @ Sprague House

Please join the MMA Seacoast Alumni for a Holiday Reception Thursday December 5, 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm. Holiday Cheer (also beer and wine) will be provided. Please bring an appetizer or dessert to share.  We’ll be collecting unwrapped new stuffed animals to benefit the Child Advocacy Center of Rockingham County.

December Graduates Reception
Dec 8 @ 2:00 pm