Course Dates

 

Paul Hall Center Upgrading Course Schedules

 

Deck Department

 

Lifeboatman/Water Survival

Start/End

December 16 through December 29

January 13 through January 26

February 10 through February 23

March 10 through March 23

April 07 through April 20

May 05 through May 18

June 02 through June 15

 

RFPNW

Start/End

February 10 through March 09

April 07 through May 04

June 02 through June 29

***must have Lifeboat

 

Able Seafarer - Deck

Start/End

January 06 through February 02

March 10 through April 06

May 05 through June 01

***must be endorsed as RFPNW and Lifeboat

 

Crane Familiarization

Start/End

March 03 through Marcy 09

 

Radar Renewal (One day)

Start/End

Contact Admissions

 

Radar Observer

Start/End

November 25 through Decmeber 08

March 24 through April 06

April 28 through May 11

June 16 through June 29

 

ARPA

Start/End

December 09 through December 15

April 07 through April 13

May 12 through May 18

 

Bosun Recertification

Start/End

July 21 through August 06

 

Fast Rescue Boat

Start/End

June 16 through June 22

 

GMDSS

Start/End

March 10 through March 23

June 02 through June 15

 

ECDIS

Start/End

April 07 through April 13

 

Leadership and Managerial Skills

Start/End

December 02 through December 08

March 17 through March 23

***must be deck or engine officer of the management level

 

Adv. Shiphandling

Start/End

TBA

***Must hold 3rd/2nd Mate N/C or higher

 

Adv. Meteorology

Start/End

TBA

***Must have passed meteorlogy within past 5 yrs

 

Adv. Stability

Start/End

TBA

***Must have 3rd/2nd Mate N/C or higher

 

AB to Mate Modules

***Module dates vary throughout the year once accepted will be advised of dates***

Pre-requisites:

1. Meet all Admissions requirements for SHLSS

2. 1080 days seatime in deck department with 180 days holding AB-limited or unlimited

3. Must have RFPNW and AS-D

4. Three character reference letters

5. Must pass aptitude test

 

Engine Department

 

Basic Auxiliary Plant Operations (BAPO)

Start/End

February 10 through March 09

April 07 through May 04

June 02 through June 29

 

FOWT

Start/End

January 06 through February 02

March 10 through April 06

May 05 through June 01

 

Junior Engineer

Start/End

October 07 through December 01

February 03 through March 30

June 09 through August 03

 

Marine Electrician

Start/End

January 20 through March 16

***must take with MRT or hold refer eng endorsement on MMC

 

Marine Refer Tech

Start/End

March 17 through April 27

***must take with ME or have electrician endorsed on MMC

 

Adv. Refer Containers

Start/End

June 02 through June 15

 

Machinist

Start/End

March 28 through May 18

June 16 through July 06

***must take with Pumpman or have endorsement on MMC

 

Pumpman

Start/End

December 02 through December 08

May 19 through May 25

July 07 through July 13

***must take with Machinist or have endorsement on MMC

 

Welding

Start/End

November 25 through December 15

May 05 through May 25

June 09 through June 29

 

MEECE

Start/End

TBA

***must hold valid STCW OICEW or DDE on vessels of 750 HP or more; AND have begun sea service to qualify for 1AE or Ch.Engineer on vessels of 750 HP or more

 

Engineroom Resource Mgmt

Start/End

November 27 through December 01

March 10 through March 16

***must hold a DDE license, 3AE license or higher

 

Steward Department Upgrading Courses

 

Galley Operations

Start/End

January 13 through February 09

Apirl 21 through May 18

 

Chief Cook

Modules start every other week

 

Advanced Galley Operations

Start/End

November 18 through December 15

January 06 through February 02

March 24 through April 20

June 09 through July 06

 

Chief Steward

Start/End

February 03 through March 23

April 21 through June 08

 

Steward Recertification

Start/End

April 21 through May 07

 

Serve Safe

Start/End

February 10 through February 16

July 14 through July 20

 

Orientation/Assessment Chief Cook 2.0

Start/End

March 03 through March 09

March 17 through March 23

March 31 through April 06

April 14 through April 20

***mush hold SHLSS Certified Chief Cook certificate

 

Orientation/Assessment Chief Steward 2.0

Start/End

January 06 through January 12

February 10 through February 16

February 24 through March 02

March 10 through March 16

March 24 through March 30

April 07 through April 13

April 21 through April 27

***must hold SHLSS Chief Steward certificate

 

Safety Upgrading Courses

 

Combined Basic/Advanced Firefighting

Start/End

November 25 through December 01

March 03 through March 09

April 14 through April 20

May 26 through June 01

 

Basic Training w/16hr FF

Start/End

November 25 through December 01

December 02 through December 08

January 20 through January 26

March 24 through March 30

April 07 through April 13

April 21 through April 27

May 19 through May 25

June 16 through June 22

 

Basic Training Revalidation

Start/End

January 05

March 09

April 13

May 04

June 08

July 13

***This course meets the USCG requirement for BT every 5 years***

 

Basic Training/Adv. FF Revalidation

Start/End

January 06 through January 12

March 10 through March 16

June 09 through June 15

***This course meets the USCG requirement for BT & Adv. FF revalidation every 5 years and the Proficient in the Use of Suvival Craft (PSC) requirement for continued competancy***

 

Government Vessels

Start/End

December 09 through December 15

January 06 through January 12

February 03 through February 09

February 24 through March 02

April 01 through April 06

April 28 through May 04

May 12 through May 18

May 26 through June 01

June 23 through June 29

 

Medical Care Provider

Start/End

December 02 through December 08

February 24 through March 02

April 21 through April 27

May 19 through May 25

 

Tank Barge - DL

Start/End

TBA

*** must have valid FF***

Tanker Ship Familiarization - DL

Start/End

April 21 through April 27

June 09 through June 15

***must have valid FF***

 

Tank Ship Familiarization-LG

Start/End

December 02 through December 08

March 10 through March 16

April 14 through April 20

June 02 through June 08

***must have valid FF***

 

Academic Department Courses

 

General education and college courses are available as needed at the Paul Hall Center. A basic vocational support program is offered throughout the year while attending a course. The following additional opportunities are currently available: Adult Basic Education (ABE), the SHLSS College Program, and Vocational Course Preparation, up to two weeks prior to the beginning of a vocational course.  When applying for Course Preparation, students should list the name of the vocational course he or she will be attending on their application. There is also an Introduction to Computers course comprised of self-paced modules for learning Microsoft Office applications.