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2014 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
39304 K01 Neil Nickerson
Saturday
8:00a - 5:00p
5/2 - 5/2

No notes

Tuition and fees: $219 (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
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: $888 (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: $738 (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
HAM 101
Friday
8:00a - 12:00p
3/9 - 3/13
HAM 101
Mon - Thu
8:00a - 5:00p
3/9 - 3/13

No notes

Tuition and fees: $1138 (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
39324 K01 Neil Nickerson
AWAY SITKA
Mon - Sat
8:00a - 5:00p
1/26 - 2/6

This course is located in Sitka

Tuition and fees: $1120 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39332 K02 Neil Nickerson
Mon - Sat
8:00a - 5:00p
3/30 - 4/10

This course is located in Juneau

Tuition and fees: $1120 (additional charges may apply)

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

This course takes place in Ketchikan

Tuition and fees: $1120 (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 vesel construction.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39342 K01 Neil Nickerson
AWAY SITKA
Mon, Tue, Wed
8:00a - 5:00p
2/9 - 2/11

Prerequisite: MTR S239 or USCG Master's license.

This course is located in Sitka

Tuition and fees: $398 (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: $588 (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: $738 (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
79800 K01 Benjamin Hastings,
Robert Rice
HAM 101
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
10/27 - 10/31

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

Students are required to provide a current physical or Doctor Statement of Physical Ability. There will be a session at the pool and one day will be spent at the fire station. Students are required to complete physical competencies, both in the pool and at the fire station and will be required to sign a release of liability. They must be clean shaven to complete the fire training.

Tuition and fees: $888 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
81938 K02 Benjamin Hastings,
Robert Rice
HAM 101
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
10/27 - 10/31

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

This course is part of a cohort. Students must register for all courses in the cohort with the exception of this course, if they've had it in the recent past at UAS.

Tuition and fees: $358 (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
79810 K01 Benjamin Hastings,
Robert Rice
HAM 101
Mon - Thu
8:00a - 5:00p
10/6 - 10/9

Students must bring their own warm foul weather gear as much class time will be spent outside launching, retreiving and rowing lifeboats.

Tuition and fees: $738 (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
79802 KD1 Neil Nickerson
ROBT 114
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
11/17 - 11/21

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

This course will be offered to students in Ketchikan and Juneau only and they will be required to attend on campus via video conference.

Tuition and fees: $688 (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
79805 K01 Benjamin Hastings,
Robert Rice
HAM 101
Wed, Thu, Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
11/5 - 11/7

No notes

Tuition and fees: $444 (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
79807 K01 Dale Miller
ROBT 118
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
10/20 - 10/24

Students must provide warm foul weather gear as they will be operating small rescue boats on the waters of the Tongass Narows. It is recommended that students bring Mustang-type suits or float coats if they have them.

Tuition and fees: $1138 (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
79816 K02 Dale Miller
ROBT 118
Tue, Thu
6:30p - 8:30p
9/30 - 11/22
ROBT 118
Saturday
9:00a - 4:00p
9/30 - 11/22
HAM 101
Saturday
9:00a - 4:00p
9/30 - 11/22
HAM 101
Tue, Thu
6:30p - 8:30p
9/30 - 11/22

No notes

Tuition and fees: $1120 (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
79814 K01 Neil Nickerson
Technical Ed Center 133
Saturday
8:00a - 5:00p
9/23 - 11/8
Technical Ed Center 133
Tue, Thu
6:00p - 9:00p
9/23 - 11/8

No notes

Tuition and fees: $1120 (additional charges may apply)

Intended for mariners seeking a license as Apprentice Mate (Steersman) of Towing Vessels. Any student successfully completing the course will satisfy the Coast Guard examination requirements of 46 CFR 10.205(i) for original issuance or 46 CFR 10.209(c)(iii) for renewal of a license as Apprentice Mate (Steersman) of Towing Vessels or Mate (Pilot) of Towing Vessels.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
80356 KD1 Neil Nickerson
HAM 101
Wed, Thu
8:00a - 5:00p
11/12 - 11/13

Prerequisite: USCG Master/Mate not more than 200 GRT License or mariners holding a 25, 50, or 100-Ton license must complete MTR S240 Master 200-Ton Upgrade within one year of completion of this Apprentice Mate course.

Course offered via video conference. Students must attend at either the Juneau or Ketchikan campus locations.

Tuition and fees: $369 (additional charges may apply)

Intended for mariners responsible for cargo and the safety of passengers in emergency situations. It meets the Crisis Management and Human Behavior requirements of Standards, Training and Certification of Watchkeeping (STCW) 95 including Roll On Roll Off (Ro-Ro) passenger vessels.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
82295 K01 Dale Miller
ROBT 114
Fri, Sat
8:00a - 4:00p
10/10 - 10/11
ROBT 118
Fri, Sat
8:00a - 4:00p
10/10 - 10/11

Prerequisite: Requires US Coast Guard approved certificate of completion in Crowd Management.

For AMHS employees only

Tuition and fees: $244 (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
79813 K01 Dale Miller
ROBT 118
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
12/1 - 12/5

Students are expected to complete online coursework prior to the first day of class.

Tuition and fees: $738 (additional charges may apply)

 
 
 

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