Course Dates

Paul Hall Center Upgrading Course Schedules

 

More dates will be listed as they become available

 

Deck Department

 

Lifeboatman/Water Survival

Start/End

December 06 through December 19

Janauary 03 through January 16

February 28 through March 13

March 28 through April 10

April 25 through May 08

May 23 through June 05

June 20 through July 03

 

RFPNW

Start/End

May 23 through June 19

***must have Lifeboat

 

Able Seafarer Deck

Start/End

February 28 through Mary 27

April 25 through May 22

June 20 through July 17

***must be endorsed as RFPNW and Lifeboat

 

Radar Renewal (One day)

Start/End

TBA

 

Radar Observer

Start/End

TBA

 

ARPA

Start/End

TBA

 

Bosun Recertification

Start/End

TBA

 

Fast Rescue Boat

Start/End

May 02 through May 08

May 30 through June 05

 

GMDSS

Start/End

TBA

 

ECDIS

Start/End

November 29 through December 5

February 28 through March 06

 

Engine Department

 

Basic Auxiliary Plant Operations (BAPO)

Start/End

May 23 through June 19

 

FOWT

Start/End

February 28 through March 27

April 25 through May 22

June 20 through July 17

 

Junior Engineer

Start/End

January 10 through March 06

May 30 through July 24

 

Marine Electrician

Start/End

March 21 through May 15

***must take with MRT or have refer endorsed on MMC

 

Marine Refer Tech

Start/End

May 16 through June 26

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

 

Adv. Refer Containers

Start/End

TBA

 

Machinist

Start/End

March 28 through April 17

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

 

Pumpman

Start/End

18 April through 01 May

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

 

Welding

Start/End

November 29 through December 19

March 07 through March 27

April 25 through May 15

June 06 through June 26

 

Designated Duty Engineer Prep (DDE)

Start/End

TBA

 

Steward Department Upgrading Courses

 

Galley Operations

Start/End

December 06 through January 02

January 03 through January 30

January 31 through February 27

February 28 through March 27

March 28 through April 24

April 25 through May 22

May 23 through June 19

June 20 through July 17

 

Chief Cook

These modules start every other week. First class of 2015 starts January 03..

 

Advanced Galley Operations

Start/End

November 22 through December 19

December 20 through January January 16

January 17 through February 13

February 14 through March 13

March 14 through April 10

April 11 through May 08

May 09 through June 05

June 06 through July 03

 

Chief Steward

Start/End

03 January through February 13

February 14 through March 27

March 28 through May 08

May 09 through June 19

June 20 through July 31

 

Steward Recertification

Start/End

April 11 through May 04

 

Serve Safe

Start/End

December 6 through December 12

January 17 through Janaury 13

April 11 through April 17

 

Safety Upgrading Courses

 

Advanced Firefighting

Start/End

February 21 through February 27

June 13 through June 19

 

Basic Firefighting/STCW

Start/End

December 06 through December 12

January 10 through January 16

March 28 through April 03

May 09 through May 15

 

Government Vessels

Start/End

November 29 through December 05

January 03 through January 09

February 28 through March 06

April 18 through April 24

 

Medical Care Provider

Start/End

June 20 through June 26

 

Tank Barge - DL

Start/End

TBA

Tanker Ship Familiarization - DL

Start/End

September 13 through September 26

***must have valid FF***

 

Vessel Security Officer

Start/End

TBA

 

Small Arms

Start/End

TBA

***can't have any felony or domestic violence convictions***

***must be part of ships security team & be rated***

 

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.