University of Alaska Southeast

Course Description

Proficiency in Survival Craft/Lifeboatman

GroupSurvival Craft
Code and NumberMTR - 220
Credits2
Prerequisites

Must be able to read/write in the English Language. 

Must be able to perform physical proficiencies.

Description

This USCG approved course provides classroom and hands-on training in the use of lifeboats, life rafts and survival gear.  It meets CFR and STCW requirements for Proficiency in Survival Craft and Lifeboatman.

Notes

Good raingear and boots, hats & gloves are required as significant time will be spent outdoors launching, retrieving and rowing lifeboats.

Coast Guard Licensing

Complete information regarding licensing can be found at www.uscg.mil/stcw  You can also contact the USCG National Maritime Center Help Desk at 1-888-427-5662.  Personnel there are very helpful and happy to answer your licensing questions.  Other useful phone numbers are below.

 UAS Ketchikan Marine Transportation Office: 907.228.4568

Ketchikan USCG Marine Safety Office: 907.225.4496

Juneau USCG Regional Exam Center: 907.463.2458

Nationwide Exam Centers Contact Information: Click Here

Scheduled

LocationKetchikan - UAS Tech Center - 600 Stedman St. - Room H-101
Fee$750
InstructorBen Hastings & RK Rice
DatesOctober 6-9, 2014
Days and TimesMonday - Thursday 8 am-5pm