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May 2020

Upgrade OUPV Inland to OUPV Near Coastal

May 28 - May 31
SEAFARERS WORLDWIDE, 313 Morris Street
LaConner, WA 98257 United States
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Crew learning vessel handling in OUPV class

Tuition $400 Any applicant who has successfully completed your Upgrade OUPV Inland to OUPV Near Coastal (NORMAR-619) course and presents your Certificate of Training within one year of the completion of training, will satisfy: ⦁ The examination requirements for upgrade of a merchant mariner endorsement from OUPV Upon Inland Waters to OUPV Upon Near Coastal Waters provided the applicant holds or is qualified to hold an OUPV Inland or Great Lakes and Inland endorsement and has satisfied the COLREGs examination…

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Upgrade Master/Mate 200 Tons Inland to Near Coastal

May 28 - May 31
SEAFARERS WORLDWIDE, 313 Morris Street
LaConner, WA 98257 United States
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Operating a large vessel in coastal water requires advanced skills and training

Tuition $675 Any applicant who has successfully completed your Upgrade Master/Mate 200 Tons Inland to Near Coastal (NORMAR-630) course and who presents your Certificate of Training within one year of the completion of training, will satisfy the examination requirements to: ⦁ Increase the Scope of a merchant mariner endorsement of OUPV, Master or Mate of Vessels of not more than 200 GRT, from Inland to Near Coastal; OR, ⦁ Raise of Grade from OUPV Near Coastal to Mate less than…

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June 2020

Able Seaman On-Line Telepresence Course (Covid 19 Tuition Relief)

June 1 - June 5
SEAFARERS WORLDWIDE, 313 Morris Street
LaConner, WA 98257 United States
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able seaman course in seattle

This course is offered on line with testing done in person

In response to the various shut-down and stay-home orders related to COVID-19 and the impact to mariners, Seafarers Worldwide Career Training has authorized a temporary tuition relief program.

Beginning April 2nd all mariners enrolling in our Able Seaman Telepresence On-line course will be eligible to defer tuition payment until October 1st, 2020.

The outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) presents new challenges for sailors at sea and ashore as employers strive to keep businesses running and support the health and well-being of their mariners.

As we navigate the challenges posed by the spread of COVID-19, we remain committed to supporting our future mariners.
For more information visit www.seafarersworldwide.com or contact our office in La Conner WA at 206 659 7178

The Able Seaman (AB) endorsement is the first step to launching your maritime career. In this course, you will learn how to safely and effectively participate as part of the deck department of a vessel. This means being aware of the obligations under Coast Guard regulations concerning safety and protection of the marine environment, and being able to take the practical measures necessary to meet those obligations. Whether you need the standard Lifeboat certification, a PSC refresher course, or Proficiency in Survival Craft Limited to complete your AB training requirements, you can avoid any extra hassle by taking the follow-up course with Seafarers Worldwide. We work to accommodate your schedule and arrange for uninterrupted class days for swift advancement to the next level.

With an AB certificate from Seafarers Worldwide, and the requisite sea time, you will be able to apply for the following endorsements without any further testing:

AB Unlimited requires 1080 days experience on ocean waters and can serve as AB on any vessel.

AB Limited requires 540 days experience on vessels greater than 100 GRT operating on ocean waters and can serve as any AB on vessels of less than 1600 tons and constitute 50% of the AB on vessels greater than 1600 tons.

AB Special requires 360 days experience and can serve as AB on any vessel less than 500 tons and constitute 50% of the AB on vessels greater than 500 tons.

AB OSV requires 180 days experience and can serve as AB on any oil industry vessels less than 500 tons.

This course satisfies the training requirements of STCW Code Section A-II/5, Table A-II/5, and the competency requirements of 46 CFR 12.603(a)(4); AND the written examination requirement of 46 CFR 12.405(a) for the “Deck General and Navigational General,” “Deck Safety and Rules of the Road;” AND the “Practical Marlinspike Seamanship Demonstration” requirement of 46 CFR 12.405(c). This certification is recognized by the United States Coast Guard, Transport Canada, and other international maritime regulatory authorities

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Proficiency in Survival Craft Limited Telepresence Online Course (COVID-19 Tuition Assistance)

June 5 @ 8:00 am - June 7 @ 5:00 pm PDT
SEAFARERS WORLDWIDE, 313 Morris Street
LaConner, WA 98257 United States
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PSC Limited Rescue Boat

This course has been USCG approved to be conducted in a Telepresence format. One and a Half days will be held online with Pat Boyle as the instructor. The last day, students are required to be present for the launching and recovery of the rescue boat and to take the final exam.

Northwest Maritime Academy has authorized COVID-19 Tuition Assistance for this SFWW course. A deposit of 20% is required at registration and the balance is due in October.

This two and one half (2.5) day course provides the knowledge, understanding, and proficiency required to take charge of a survival craft or rescue boat during and after launching as outlined in the STCW code.

This course is designed for inland mariners and focuses on the survival craft found onboard inland and near-coastal vessels. Perfect for Washington State Ferry Crew members, or for vessels without lifeboats.

This course satisfies the following STCW95 and CFR requirements:

• FR Title 46 Subpart 160.035 Lifeboats for Merchant Vessels
• CFR: Title 46 Subpart 160.056 Rescue Boats
• CFR: Title 46 Subpart 160.151 SOLAS Life rafts
• CFR: Title 46 Subpart 28.270 Instruction, Drills & Safety

At this training you will learn about Safety Guide Lines, Ship Emergencies, Abandoning the Ship, Personal Lifesaving Appliances, Rescue Operation’s, Life Rafts & Life Raft Launching Devices / Appliances, Location Aids, Signals and Signs in an Emergency.

This STCW course has been developed for seafarers who are responsible for the survival crafts and rescue boats during an emergency situation.

By following this training, participants should be able to be in charge of the survival craft or rescue boat during and after launching. Besides this, the delegates will learn how to deal with the crew members and the rescue boat, and provide first aid after abandoning the ship

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Proficiency in Survival Craft Telepresence Online Course (COVID-19 Tuition Assistance)

June 8 - June 11
SEAFARERS WORLDWIDE, 313 Morris Street
LaConner, WA 98257 United States
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LIfeboat Training Crew

Tuition $895. NWMA has authorized COVID-19 Tuition assistance for this course. 20% of the tuition is required at registration and the balance is due in October of 2020. to take advantage of this offer call Captain Patrick Boyle 253 358 2447 or email at Patrick.Boyle@NWMA.us This Proficiency in Survival Craft Course is USCG approved to be conducted in an online telepresence format. The practical exercises however must be completed at our training davit. At this training, you will learned about…

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Proficiency in Survival Craft Refresher Telepresence Online Course

June 15 - June 16
NWMA @ Pier 91, 1602 West Garfield
Seattle, 98119
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Student demonstrates proper launching procedure

Tuition 550. This Proficiency in Survival Craft Refresher is a 2-day course Offered by Seafarers Worldwide. The first day is offered in a Telepresence Online format and the second day is conducted at our training davit. This course provides students a refresher in taking charge of a survival craft or rescue boat during and after launch. Students will demonstrate the ability to operate a survival craft engine, manage survivors and survival craft after abandoning ship and use locating devices including…

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Proficiency in Survival Craft Telepresence Online Course (COVID-19 Tuition Assistance)

June 15 - June 18
SEAFARERS WORLDWIDE, 313 Morris Street
LaConner, WA 98257 United States
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LIfeboat Training Crew

Tuition 895.Telepresence Course offered on line. PSCRB stands for Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boat. At this training, you will learned about Safety Guide Lines, Ship Emergencies, Abandoning the Ship, Personal Lifesaving Appliances, Rescue Operation, Life Boats, Life Boat Launching Devices / Appliances, Life Rafts, Location Aids, Signals and Signs in an Emergency.

This STCW course has been developed for seafarers who are responsible for the survival crafts and rescue boats during an emergency situation.

By following this training participants should be able to be in charge of the survival craft or rescue boat during and after launching. Besides this the delegates will learn how to deal with the crew members and the rescue boat and provide first aid after abandoning the ship.
SCOPE

This training is intended for seafarers who are required to take charge of a survival craft or a rescue boat in emergency situations during and after launch, in accordance with:

SOLAS Chapter III (as amended) Regulation VI/2 of the Annex to the STCW Convention and Section A-VI/2-1 of the STCW Code

AIMS

This course aims to provide the training for candidates to launch and take charge of a survival craft or rescue boat in emergency situations, in accordance with the STCW Code. On meeting the minimum standard of competence in survival crafts and rescue boats, other than fast rescue boats, a delegate will be competent to handle and take charge on such boats during or after launch.

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Able Seaman On-line Telepresence Course (COVID Tuition Relief)

June 15 - June 19
SEAFARERS WORLDWIDE, 313 Morris Street
LaConner, WA 98257 United States
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ABLE Seaman Course

In response to the various shut-down and stay-home orders related to COVID-19 and the impact to mariners, Seafarers Worldwide Career Training has authorized a temporary tuition relief program.

Beginning April 2nd all mariners enrolling in our Able Seaman Telepresence On-line course will be eligible to defer tuition payment until October 1st, 2020.

The outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) presents new challenges for sailors at sea and ashore as employers strive to keep businesses running and support the health and well-being of their mariners.

As we navigate the challenges posed by the spread of COVID-19, we remain committed to supporting our future mariners.
For more information visit www.seafarersworldwide.com or contact our office in La Conner WA at 206 659 7178

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Proficiency in Survival Craft Refresher Telepresence Online Course

June 20 - June 21
SEAFARERS WORLDWIDE, 313 Morris Street
LaConner, WA 98257 United States
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Seafarers Worldwide Career Training

Tuition 550. This Proficiency in Survival Craft Refresher is a 2-day course Offered by Seafarers Worldwide that provides students a refresher in taking charge of a survival craft or rescue boat during and after launch. Students will demonstrate the ability to operate a survival craft engine, manage survivors and survival craft after abandoning ship and use locating devices including communication and signaling apparatuses in accordance with Section A-VI/2 of the STCW Code.

The objective of this course is to renew the certification for student in the areas relevant to Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats Other Than Fast Rescue Boats, and, in doing so, satisfy company, national and international regulations and assessment guidelines as stated in Standards of Training Certification and Watchkeeping as amended section A-VI/2.

Students who successfully complete Proficiency in Survival Craft Refresher will satisfy the competency requirements of Table A-VI/2-1 of the STCW Code, as amended 2010, for Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats Other Than Fast Rescue Boats (PSC), for those seafarers not having evidence of 1 year of sea service within the last 5 years provided that the applicant had previously been issued a Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats other than Fast Rescue Boats endorsement, and will satisfy the professional examination and practical demonstration requirements of 46 CFR 12.407(b)(3) for endorsements for Lifeboatman and PSC.

Contact Patrick Boyle 206 659 7178

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Fast Rescue Boat

June 22 - June 24
SEAFARERS WORLDWIDE, 313 Morris Street
LaConner, WA 98257 United States
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FRB Fast Rescue Boat Course

Course Tuition 1475

​Fast Rescue Boat (FRB) operators uphold an important role in saving mariners, marshaling life rafts, towing vessels in distress, and conducting search, rescue, and patrol missions. At Seafarers Worldwide, we use a number of Rescue Craft, real launching arrangements, and extensive on-water practical training to ensure our graduates not only meet the requirements, but also gain valuable experience that may save lives.

In this course you will:

Take charge of Fast Rescue Boats during and after launch, and upon recovery

Participate in all aspects of rescue and care of casualties from the water

Operate FRB engines

Learn FRB capsize; causes, prevention and righting

Learn FRB craft; equipment and operation

Learn FRB maintenance, operations, and casualties

This course satisfies Section A-VI/2 paragraphs 5-8 and table A-VI/2 of the STCW Code as defined by Title 46 Code of Federal Regulation (46 CFR, part 10) and is recognized by the United States Coast Guard, Transport Canada, and other international maritime regulatory authorities.

*Also available to organizations for onsite training. Contact Patrick Boyle 425 320 6441

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Proficiency in Survival Craft Limited Telepresence Online Course (COVID-19 Tuition Assistance)

June 22 @ 8:00 am - June 24 @ 5:00 pm PDT
SEAFARERS WORLDWIDE, 313 Morris Street
LaConner, WA 98257 United States
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PSC Limited Rescue Boat

This course has been USCG approved to be conducted in a Telepresence format. One and a Half days will be held online with Pat Boyle as the instructor. The last day, students are required to be present for the launching and recovery of the rescue boat and to take the final exam.

Northwest Maritime Academy has authorized COVID-19 Tuition Assistance for this SFWW course. A deposit of 20% is required at registration and the balance is due in October.

This two and one half (2.5) day course provides the knowledge, understanding, and proficiency required to take charge of a survival craft or rescue boat during and after launching as outlined in the STCW code.

This course is designed for inland mariners and focuses on the survival craft found onboard inland and near-coastal vessels. Perfect for Washington State Ferry Crew members, or for vessels without lifeboats.

This course satisfies the following STCW95 and CFR requirements:

• FR Title 46 Subpart 160.035 Lifeboats for Merchant Vessels
• CFR: Title 46 Subpart 160.056 Rescue Boats
• CFR: Title 46 Subpart 160.151 SOLAS Life rafts
• CFR: Title 46 Subpart 28.270 Instruction, Drills & Safety

At this training you will learn about Safety Guide Lines, Ship Emergencies, Abandoning the Ship, Personal Lifesaving Appliances, Rescue Operation’s, Life Rafts & Life Raft Launching Devices / Appliances, Location Aids, Signals and Signs in an Emergency.

This STCW course has been developed for seafarers who are responsible for the survival crafts and rescue boats during an emergency situation.

By following this training, participants should be able to be in charge of the survival craft or rescue boat during and after launching. Besides this, the delegates will learn how to deal with the crew members and the rescue boat, and provide first aid after abandoning the ship

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Upgrade Master 100 Ton to Master 200 Ton

June 25 - June 28
SEAFARERS WORLDWIDE, 313 Morris Street
LaConner, WA 98257 United States
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Illustrates Master's boat handling skills

Any applicant, PROVIDED they hold a Master 100 Gross Registered Tons (Near Coastal) endorsement, or has met the examination requirements for Master less than 100 Gross Registered Tons (Near Coastal), and has successfully completed your Upgrade Master 100 Tons to Master 200 Tons (Near Coastal) (NORMAR-526) course will satisfy the following: ⦁ The examination requirements for upgrade from Master 100 Tons (Near Coastal) to Master or Mate of vessels of less than 200 Gross Registered Tons upon Near Coastal, or…

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Upgrade OUPV to Master 100 Ton

June 25 - June 28
SEAFARERS WORLDWIDE, 313 Morris Street
LaConner, WA 98257 United States
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Great illustration of Pacing and Transfer

Tuition $675 Any applicant who has successfully completed your Upgrade OUPV to Master 100 Tons (NORMAR-530) course and presents your Certificate of Training within one year of the completion of training will satisfy: ⦁ All examination requirements for upgrade of a merchant mariner credential from OUPV Near Coastal, or Great Lakes and Inland, or Inland Waters to a credential of Master of Vessels of less than 100 gross registered tons upon Near Coastal, or Great Lakes & Inland, or Inland…

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Upgrade OUPV Inland to OUPV Near Coastal

June 25 - June 28
SEAFARERS WORLDWIDE, 313 Morris Street
LaConner, WA 98257 United States
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Crew learning vessel handling in OUPV class

Tuition $400 Any applicant who has successfully completed your Upgrade OUPV Inland to OUPV Near Coastal (NORMAR-619) course and presents your Certificate of Training within one year of the completion of training, will satisfy: ⦁ The examination requirements for upgrade of a merchant mariner endorsement from OUPV Upon Inland Waters to OUPV Upon Near Coastal Waters provided the applicant holds or is qualified to hold an OUPV Inland or Great Lakes and Inland endorsement and has satisfied the COLREGs examination…

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Upgrade Master/Mate 200 Tons Inland to Near Coastal

June 25 - June 28
SEAFARERS WORLDWIDE, 313 Morris Street
LaConner, WA 98257 United States
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Operating a large vessel in coastal water requires advanced skills and training

Tuition $675 Any applicant who has successfully completed your Upgrade Master/Mate 200 Tons Inland to Near Coastal (NORMAR-630) course and who presents your Certificate of Training within one year of the completion of training, will satisfy the examination requirements to: ⦁ Increase the Scope of a merchant mariner endorsement of OUPV, Master or Mate of Vessels of not more than 200 GRT, from Inland to Near Coastal; OR, ⦁ Raise of Grade from OUPV Near Coastal to Mate less than…

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