University of Alaska Southeast

Course Description

Fast Rescue Boat

GroupFast Rescue Boat
Code and NumberMTR - 228
PrerequisitesMust be able to read/write in the English Language and be in good physical condition.

This class involves both classroom and practical "hands-on" training with a fast rescue boat. Good raingear and boots are required, mustang suits are strongly suggested.  The University does not provide this gear! 

Students can expect to get in the water and may bring their own immersion suits to class or use the University provided immersion suits.  This USCG certified course complies with STCW requirements. 


Coast Guard Documentation

Complete information regarding USCG documentation can be found on the Coast Guard National Maritime Center website. 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 questions. Other useful phone numbers are below.