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2015 Spring Classes

MTR

MTR 119
1 CR
Learn to safely operate a skiff in Alaskan waters. The course covers navigating, trip planning, line and vessel handling including one practice session using a skiff in the water. Rain gear may be required.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
40710 K02 Neil Nickerson
AWAY
Sun, Fri, Sat
8:00a - 5:00p
4/24 - 4/26

This course will be held in Fairbanks.

Tuition and fees: $199 (additional charges may apply)

MTR 129
2 CR
This US Coast Guard approved course meets the requirements of the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW) 95. The four modules of the course are Personal Survival, Basic Fire Fighting, First Aid/CPR, and Personal Safety & Social Responsibility. Beards must be shaven to insure a good Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) face mask seal.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39306 K02 Frank Divelbiss,
Benjamin Hastings,
Robert Rice,
Andrew Tighe
HAM 101
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
3/23 - 3/27
ROBT 115
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
3/23 - 3/27

Prerequisite: Must have a doctor's approval to physically demonstrate practical competencies, and must pass an English proficiency exam.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $884 (additional charges may apply)

This U.S. Coast Guard approved course provides training in the use of lifeboats, life rafts and survival gear. It meets the requirements of 46 CFR 12.10-3(a)(6) and 46 CFR 12.10-5 for endorsement for Lifeboatman. It also meets the requirements of Section A-VI/2 and Table A-VI/2-1 of the Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW) 95. Rain gear may be needed for outside drills.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39314 K01 Benjamin Hastings,
Robert Rice
HAM 101
Tue - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
3/31 - 4/3

No notes

Tuition and fees: $734 (additional charges may apply)

MTR 228
2 CR
Required for persons assigned to operate Fast Rescue Boats. It is USCG approved and meets the requirements for Standards, Training and Certification of Watchkeeping (STCW) 95. Much of the class time is spent operating a fast rescue boat on the water. Requires prior experience handling a skiff, warm clothing and rain gear.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39318 K01 Benjamin Hastings,
Robert Rice
ROBT 118
Friday
8:00a - 12:00p
3/9 - 3/13
ROBT 118
Mon - Thu
8:00a - 5:00p
3/9 - 3/13

No notes

Tuition and fees: $1009 (additional charges may apply)

This course and instructor have been approved by the US Coast Guard for third party testing. A UAS certificate of completion is accepted as a substitute for testing by the Coast Guard. Depending on sea experience and other Coast Guard requirements, a person passing this course is eligible to receive an Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessel (OUPV, commonly called a 6-pack license) up to a Master 100 Gross Ton license.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39332 K02 Neil Nickerson
Technical Ed Center 133
Mon - Sat
8:00a - 5:00p
3/30 - 4/4
UAS Rec Center 116
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
4/6 - 4/10

This course is located in Juneau

Tuition and fees: $1110 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39338 K03 Dale Miller
HAM 101
Mon - Sat
8:00a - 5:00p
4/14 - 4/25
ROBT 118
Mon - Sat
8:00a - 5:00p
4/14 - 4/25

This course takes place in Ketchikan

Tuition and fees: $1110 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
40744 K04 Neil Nickerson
AWAY
Mon - Sat
8:00a - 5:00p
2/17 - 2/28

This course is taking place in Wrangell, AK

Tuition and fees: $1110 (additional charges may apply)

MTR 240
2 CR
Intended for mariners with a USCG 100 Ton Master's license who want to upgrade to a 200 Ton license. The course and instructor are USCG approved for testing in class. Subjects covered are chart plotting, regulations, stability, power plants and vessel construction.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39644 K02 Neil Nickerson
ROBT 111
Tue, Wed, Thu
8:00a - 5:00p
4/28 - 4/30

Prerequisite: MTR S239 or USCG Master's license.

This course takes place in Juneau

Tuition and fees: $534 (additional charges may apply)

MTR 242
2 CR
Marine firefighting preparedness and response leadership. Subjects include fire prevention, ship organization, damage control and stability. This course is USCG approved and meets the Standards of Training and Certification of Watchkeeping (STCW) 95.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39343 K01
HAM 101
Tue - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
2/10 - 2/13

Prerequisite: MTR S129 or a certificate in Basic Fire Fighting.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $584 (additional charges may apply)

MTR 250
2 CR
U.S. Coast Guard approved course provides training in basic radar theory. Topics include navigation and collision avoidance. Great emphasis is placed on plotting techniques. Radar Observer utilizes the Nautilus Educational Systems (NRAS) radar simulator. Meets the requirements for uninspected tow vessels greater than 26 feet.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39346 K01 Dale Miller
ROBT 118
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
3/30 - 4/3

No notes

Tuition and fees: $734 (additional charges may apply)

 
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MTR

MTR 129
2 CR
This US Coast Guard approved course meets the requirements of the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW) 95. The four modules of the course are Personal Survival, Basic Fire Fighting, First Aid/CPR, and Personal Safety & Social Responsibility. Beards must be shaven to insure a good Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) face mask seal.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78886 K01 Benjamin Hastings,
Robert Rice,
Andrew Tighe
HAM 101
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
10/12 - 10/16
ROBT 115
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 4:59p
10/12 - 10/16

Prerequisite: Must have a doctor's approval to physically demonstrate practical competencies, and must pass an English proficiency exam.

This class is part of a cohort. Students must register for all courses in the cohort with the exception of this course, if perviously taken.

Tuition and fees: $380 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79058 K02 Benjamin Hastings,
Robert Rice,
Andrew Tighe
HAM 101
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
10/12 - 10/16
ROBT 115
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 4:59p
10/12 - 10/16

Prerequisite: Must have a doctor's approval to physically demonstrate practical competencies, and must pass an English proficiency exam.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $860 (additional charges may apply)

This U.S. Coast Guard approved course provides training in the use of lifeboats, life rafts and survival gear. It meets the requirements of 46 CFR 12.10-3(a)(6) and 46 CFR 12.10-5 for endorsement for Lifeboatman. It also meets the requirements of Section A-VI/2 and Table A-VI/2-1 of the Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW) 95. Rain gear may be needed for outside drills.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79060 K01 Benjamin Hastings,
Robert Rice
HAM 101
Tue - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
10/27 - 10/30

No notes

Tuition and fees: $710 (additional charges may apply)

MTR 225
2 CR
Students will learn rules of the road, ship nomenclature, knots, splices and general seamanship topics. This course is approved for third party testing. A UAS certificate of completion is accepted as a substitute for testing by the U.S. Coast Guard.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79073 KD1 Neil Nickerson
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
11/30 - 12/4

Prerequisite: MTR 220 (formerly offered as MT S230) or instructor permission.

This course will be streamed via video conference from Juneau to Ketchikan, with the instructor located in Juneau. Students must be able to attend in a classroom in either Juneau or Ketchikan.

Tuition and fees: $870 (additional charges may apply)

This U.S. Coast Guard approved course satisfies the Standards of Training and Certification of Watchkeeping (STCW) 95 for Ratings Forming Part of a Navigation Watch. Included in the course are helm commands and duties of a mariner on a navigation watch.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79068 K01 Benjamin Hastings,
Robert Rice
HAM 101
Mon, Tue, Wed
8:00a - 5:00p
11/9 - 11/11
ROBT 118
Mon, Tue, Wed
8:00a - 5:00p
11/9 - 11/11

No notes

Tuition and fees: $430 (additional charges may apply)

MTR 228
2 CR
Required for persons assigned to operate Fast Rescue Boats. It is USCG approved and meets the requirements for Standards, Training and Certification of Watchkeeping (STCW) 95. Much of the class time is spent operating a fast rescue boat on the water. Requires prior experience handling a skiff, warm clothing and rain gear.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79074 K01 Benjamin Hastings,
Dale Miller,
Robert Rice
HAM 101
Friday
8:00a - 12:00p
11/2 - 11/6
HAM 101
Mon - Thu
8:00a - 5:00p
11/2 - 11/6

No notes

Tuition and fees: $1110 (additional charges may apply)

This course and instructor have been approved by the US Coast Guard for third party testing. A UAS certificate of completion is accepted as a substitute for testing by the Coast Guard. Depending on sea experience and other Coast Guard requirements, a person passing this course is eligible to receive an Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessel (OUPV, commonly called a 6-pack license) up to a Master 100 Gross Ton license.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79075 K02 Claire Fine
ROBT 118
Tue, Wed
6:00p - 8:30p
9/29 - 11/21
HAM 101
Tue, Wed
6:00p - 8:30p
9/29 - 11/21
ROBT 118
Saturday
9:00a - 4:00p
9/29 - 11/21
HAM 101
Saturday
9:00a - 4:00p
9/29 - 11/21

No notes

Tuition and fees: $1050 (additional charges may apply)

This course and instructor have been approved by the US Coast Guard for third party testing. A UAS certificate of completion is accepted as a substitute for testing by the Coast Guard. Depending on sea experience and other Coast Guard requirements, a person passing this course is eligible to receive an Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessel (OUPV, commonly called a 6-pack license) up to a Master 100 Gross Ton license.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79076 K03 Neil Nickerson
Saturday
8:00a - 5:00p
9/29 - 11/14
Tue, Thu
6:00p - 9:00p
9/29 - 11/14

No notes

Tuition and fees: $1050 (additional charges may apply)

This course and instructor have been approved by the US Coast Guard for third party testing. A UAS certificate of completion is accepted as a substitute for testing by the Coast Guard. Depending on sea experience and other Coast Guard requirements, a person passing this course is eligible to receive an Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessel (OUPV, commonly called a 6-pack license) up to a Master 100 Gross Ton license.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77539 K01 Neil Nickerson
Mon - Sat
8:00a - 5:00p
8/31 - 9/11

This course takes place in Sitka

Tuition and fees: $1050 (additional charges may apply)

MTR 240
2 CR
Intended for mariners with a USCG 100 Ton Master's license who want to upgrade to a 200 Ton license. The course and instructor are USCG approved for testing in class. Subjects covered are chart plotting, regulations, stability, power plants and vessel construction.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79077 KD1 Neil Nickerson
Mon, Tue, Wed
8:00a - 5:00p
11/23 - 11/25

Prerequisite: MTR S239 or USCG Master's license.

This class will be streamed via video conference from Juneau to Ketchikan with the instructor located in Juneau. Students must attend class in either Juneau or Ketchikan.

Tuition and fees: $410 (additional charges may apply)

MTR 250
2 CR
U.S. Coast Guard approved course provides training in basic radar theory. Topics include navigation and collision avoidance. Great emphasis is placed on plotting techniques. Radar Observer utilizes the Nautilus Educational Systems (NRAS) radar simulator. Meets the requirements for uninspected tow vessels greater than 26 feet.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79078 K01 Dale Miller
ROBT 118
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
11/30 - 12/4

No notes

Tuition and fees: $710 (additional charges may apply)

Provides USCG approved training in the theory and use of Electronic Chart Display Information Systems (ECDIS). Practical exercises using the Transas ECDIS operating program entail voyage planning and responding to maneuvering situations with other vessels in a real-time navigational environment using ship bridge simulators. Course meets Standards, Training and Certification of Watchkeepers (STCW) requirements in the use of ECDIS as revised by 2010 Manila Amendments.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79079 K01 Karl Luck
ROBT 118
Friday
8:00a - 12:00p
10/19 - 10/23
ROBT 118
Mon - Thu
8:00a - 5:00p
10/19 - 10/23

Prerequisite: Students must have working knowledge of the nautical Rules of the Road, basics of navigation, radar, and ship handling.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $955 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
80228 K02 Claire Fine
ROBT 118
Friday
8:00a - 12:00p
8/24 - 8/28
ROBT 118
Mon - Thu
8:00a - 5:00p
8/24 - 8/28

Prerequisite: Students must have working knowledge of the nautical Rules of the Road, basics of navigation, radar, and ship handling.

This course is for AMHS, via AMHS contract

Tuition and fees: $380 (additional charges may apply)

 
 
 

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