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2019 Spring Classes

MTR Marine Transportation

MTR 119
1 CR
Learn to safely operate a small vessel in Alaskan waters. Covers navigation, rules of the road, trip planning including weather, radio operation, line handling and vessel operation including a practice session on the water. Foul weather/rain gear may be required.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36736 K01 Neil Nickerson
Technical Ed Center 106
Tue, Wed, Thu
7:45a - 4:45p
4/16 - 4/18

This class is located in Juneau.

Tuition and fees: $245 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
37438 K02 Mariah Warren
Saturday
4/15 - 4/20
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 133
Mon, Tue, Wed
6:00p - 8:00p
4/15 - 4/20

No notes

Tuition and fees: $270 (additional charges may apply)

MTR 120Save 25%
1 CR
An introduction to outboard systems that need maintenance and upkeep for efficient operation. Ignition, carburetion power head and lower unit systems will be studied emphasizing preventive maintenance.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
38516 K01 Gabe Dunham
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 116
Sun, Sat
9:00a - 4:00p
4/26 - 4/28
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 123
Friday
5:30p - 9:30p
4/26 - 4/28
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 116
Friday
5:30p - 9:30p
4/26 - 4/28
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 123
Sun, Sat
9:00a - 4:00p
4/26 - 4/28

Seats remaining: 8

No notes

Tuition and fees: $242 (additional charges may apply)

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MTR 122Save 25%
1 CR
An introduction to diesel engine systems that need maintenance and upkeep for efficient operation. Basic principles, fuel, air intake and exhaust, lubricating, cooling and starting systems will be studied, emphasizing preventive maintenance.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36700 K01 Lawrence O'Loane
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 123
Thu, Fri
5:30p - 8:30p
4/18 - 4/20
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 116
Saturday
9:00a - 4:00p
4/18 - 4/20
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 123
Saturday
9:00a - 4:00p
4/18 - 4/20
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 116
Thu, Fri
5:30p - 8:30p
4/18 - 4/20

No notes

Tuition and fees: $227 (additional charges may apply)

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MTR 129Save 25%
2 CR
This US Coast Guard approved course meets the requirements of the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW) 95. The four modules of the course are Personal Survival, Basic Fire Fighting, First Aid/CPR, and Personal Safety & Social Responsibility. Beards must be shaven to insure a good Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) face mask seal.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
37439 K01 Mariah Warren
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 132
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
3/18 - 3/22
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 133
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
3/18 - 3/22

Prerequisite: Must have a doctor's approval to physically demonstrate practical competencies, and must pass an English proficiency exam.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $994 (additional charges may apply)

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37440 K02 Mariah Warren
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 132
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
3/25 - 3/29
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 133
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
3/25 - 3/29

Prerequisite: Must have a doctor's approval to physically demonstrate practical competencies, and must pass an English proficiency exam.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $994 (additional charges may apply)

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CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
37613 K03 Mariah Warren
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 133
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
3/4 - 3/8
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 132
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
3/4 - 3/8

Prerequisite: Must have a doctor's approval to physically demonstrate practical competencies, and must pass an English proficiency exam.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $994 (additional charges may apply)

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CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
38864 K04 Mariah Warren
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 133
Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
4/4 - 4/10
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 132
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
4/4 - 4/10

Prerequisite: Must have a doctor's approval to physically demonstrate practical competencies, and must pass an English proficiency exam.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $994 (additional charges may apply)

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MTR 220Save 25%
2 CR
This U.S. Coast Guard approved course provides training in the use of lifeboats, life rafts and survival gear. It meets the requirements of 46 CFR 12.10-3(a)(6) and 46 CFR 12.10-5 for endorsement for Lifeboatman. It also meets the requirements of Section A-VI/2 and Table A-VI/2-1 of the Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW) 95. Rain gear may be needed for outside drills.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
37441 K01 Mariah Warren
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 132
Tue - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
4/16 - 4/19

Students must provide personal foul weather gear appropriate for the marine environment.

Tuition and fees: $719 (additional charges may apply)

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This U.S. Coast Guard approved course satisfies the Standards of Training and Certification of Watchkeeping (STCW) 95 for Ratings Forming Part of a Navigation Watch. Included in the course are helm commands and duties of a mariner on a navigation watch.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
37443 K01 Mike LaBarge
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 136
Mon, Tue, Wed
8:00a - 5:00p
4/8 - 4/10
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 135
Mon, Tue, Wed
8:00a - 5:00p
4/8 - 4/10

No notes

Tuition and fees: $397 (additional charges may apply)

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MTR 228Save 25%
2 CR
Required for persons assigned to operate Fast Rescue Boats. It is USCG approved and meets the requirements for Standards, Training and Certification of Watchkeeping (STCW) 95. Much of the class time is spent operating a fast rescue boat on the water. Requires prior experience handling a skiff, warm clothing and rain gear.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
37444 K01 Mariah Warren
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 133
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
4/22 - 4/26

Seats remaining: 1

Students must provide personal foul weather gear appropriate for the marine environment.

Tuition and fees: $1094 (additional charges may apply)

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This course and instructor have been approved by the US Coast Guard for third party testing. A UAS certificate of completion is accepted as a substitute for testing by the Coast Guard. Depending on sea experience and other Coast Guard requirements, a person passing this course is eligible to receive an Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessel (OUPV, commonly called a 6-pack license) up to a Master 100 Gross Ton license.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36737 K02 Neil Nickerson
Technical Ed Center 106
Mon - Sat
7:45a - 4:45p
2/18 - 3/1

This class is located in Juneau.

Tuition and fees: $985 (additional charges may apply)

Save 25% off tuition on over 300 selected career and technical courses.

This course and instructor have been approved by the US Coast Guard for third party testing. A UAS certificate of completion is accepted as a substitute for testing by the Coast Guard. Depending on sea experience and other Coast Guard requirements, a person passing this course is eligible to receive an Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessel (OUPV, commonly called a 6-pack license) up to a Master 100 Gross Ton license.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
37590 K01 Mike LaBarge
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 135
Mon - Sat
8:00a - 5:00p
2/4 - 2/15
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 136
Mon - Sat
8:00a - 5:00p
2/4 - 2/15

No notes

Tuition and fees: $1035 (additional charges may apply)

Save 25% off tuition on over 300 selected career and technical courses.

This course and instructor have been approved by the US Coast Guard for third party testing. A UAS certificate of completion is accepted as a substitute for testing by the Coast Guard. Depending on sea experience and other Coast Guard requirements, a person passing this course is eligible to receive an Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessel (OUPV, commonly called a 6-pack license) up to a Master 100 Gross Ton license.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36738 K03 Neil Nickerson
Mon - Sat
8:00a - 5:00p
3/18 - 3/29

This class is located in Sitka.

Tuition and fees: $985 (additional charges may apply)

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MTR 242Save 25%
2 CR
Marine firefighting preparedness and response leadership. Subjects include fire prevention, ship organization, damage control and stability. This course is USCG approved and meets the Standards of Training and Certification of Watchkeeping (STCW) 95.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
37445 K01 Andrew Tighe
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 132
Wed - Sat
8:00a - 5:00p
2/6 - 2/9

Prerequisite: MTR S129 or a certificate in Basic Fire Fighting.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $584 (additional charges may apply)

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Intended for mariners responsible for cargo and the safety of passengers in emergency situations. It meets the Crisis Management and Human Behavior requirements of Standards, Training and Certification of Watchkeeping (STCW) 95 including Roll On Roll Off (Ro-Ro) passenger vessels.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36756 KD1 Neil Nickerson
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 133
Thursday
8:00a - 12:00p
4/3 - 4/4
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 133
Wednesday
8:00a - 5:00p
4/3 - 4/4
Technical Ed Center 106
Thursday
8:00a - 12:00p
4/3 - 4/4
Technical Ed Center 106
Wednesday
8:00a - 5:00p
4/3 - 4/4

Prerequisite: Requires US Coast Guard approved certificate of completion in Crowd Management, or instructor approval.

This course will be streamed via videoconference from Juneau to Ketchikan with the instructor located in Juneau. Students must attend in a classroom in either Juneau or Ketchikan. For AMHS employees only.

Tuition and fees: $192 (additional charges may apply)

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VTEC Vocational Technology, NonCred

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36734 K01 Neil Nickerson
Technical Ed Center 106
Saturday
9:00a - 3:00p
4/6 - 4/6

This class is located in Juneau. This class is intended for mariners who require first aid/CPR/AED for licensing/credentialing purposes, although members of the general public may also take the course. This class and instructor are USCG-approved and students completing will receive a USCG-accepted certificate of completion as well as the standard American Heart Association First Aid/CPR/AED card.

Tuition and fees: $95 (additional charges may apply)

VTEC 020
0 CR
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
37803 K01 Kenneth Horn
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 124
1/14 - 5/4

Drop in time for practice projects. VTEC:Drop In Welding per session. Contact instructor for additional information at 228-4571.

Tuition and fees: $90 (additional charges may apply)

Participants will gain knowledge of basic process control systems, metering/telemetry, ethernet I/O, buses, Purdue ISA 95, safety and protection systems, physical security, communication mediums and external network communications, field device architecture, industrial protocols, network protocols, network segmentation, wireless security, disaster recovery and business continuity, and system backup and restore.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
37809 JD1 Larisa Breton
Distance Ed WEB
1/14 - 5/4

For more information or to register call (907) 796-6124.

Tuition and fees: $600 (additional charges may apply)

VTEC 031
0 CR
This USCG approved course meets STCW requirements to refresh Basic Training for mariners lacking 360 days of sea time in the last five years. Beards must be clean shaven. Must provide a current USCG medical certificate, or current USCG physical.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
37623 K01 Mariah Warren
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 132
Tue, Thu, Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
3/19 - 3/22

This three day course is offered in conjunction with Basic Safety Training. Please call 228-4568 for more information.

Tuition and fees: $850 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
37624 K02 Mariah Warren
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 132
Wed, Thu, Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
3/27 - 3/29

This three day course is offered in conjunction with Basic Safety Training. Please call 228-4568 for more information.

Tuition and fees: $850 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
37625 K03 Mariah Warren
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 132
Wed, Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
3/5 - 3/8

This three day course is offered in conjunction with Basic Safety Training. Please call 228-4568 for more information.

Tuition and fees: $850 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
38666 K04 Mariah Warren
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 133
Tue, Wed, Thu
8:00a - 5:00p
2/12 - 2/14

No notes

Tuition and fees: $490 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
38880 K05 Mariah Warren
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 132
Mon, Tue, Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
4/8 - 4/12

No notes

Tuition and fees: $850 (additional charges may apply)

USCG approved four-hour Crowd Management (UNIVAS-142) training that meets the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping (STCW). The basics of dealing with groups in an emergency situation on board passenger vessels is covered in detail.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
37447 K02 Mariah Warren
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 132
Saturday
8:00a - 12:00p
3/23 - 3/23

AMHS students only

Tuition and fees: $75 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
38419 K05 Mike LaBarge
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 132
Saturday
8:00a - 12:00p
4/6 - 4/6

AMHS students only

Tuition and fees: $75 (additional charges may apply)

This USCG-approved course meets the STCW requirements for revalidation of BT for mariners who have 360 days of qualifying sea time in the previous five years.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
37449 K01 Mariah Warren
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 133
Tue, Wed
8:00a - 5:00p
2/12 - 2/13
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 132
Tue, Wed
8:00a - 5:00p
2/12 - 2/13

Beards must be clean shaven for fire fighting. Students must provide a USCG medical certificate or USCG physical.

Tuition and fees: $490 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
37450 K02 Mariah Warren
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 132
Thu, Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
4/11 - 4/12
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 133
Thu, Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
4/11 - 4/12

Beards must be clean shaven for fire fighting. Students must provide a USCG medical certificate or USCG physical.

Tuition and fees: $490 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
38786 K03 Mariah Warren
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 132
Tue, Thu
8:00a - 5:00p
3/19 - 3/21

No notes

Tuition and fees: $490 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
38814 K04 Mariah Warren
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 133
Mon, Tue
8:00a - 5:00p
4/8 - 4/9
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 132
Mon, Tue
8:00a - 5:00p
4/8 - 4/9

Beards must be clean shaven for fire fighting. Students must provide a USCG medical certificate or USCG physical.

Tuition and fees: $490 (additional charges may apply)

Study at your own pace. The online material covers everything you need to know to pass the final exams. When you feel ready, make an appointment to take the final exams in Ketchikan or Juneau. For more information go to steadyoncourse.com and view the introduction to the course. Access to the online course lessons is available for 30 days after registering.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
37589 K01 Dale Miller,
Mike LaBarge
Arranged
1/14 - 5/4

No notes

Tuition and fees: $225 (additional charges may apply)

 

WELD Welding Technology

WELD 120Save 25%
3 CR
A beginning level course covering the fundamentals of oxyacetylene welding, brazing and cutting, and electric arc welding. Emphasis in flat and horizontal welding positions on mild steel using a variety of welding rods and techniques.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36722 K01 Kenneth Horn
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 116
Mon, Wed
5:30p - 8:30p
1/14 - 1/30
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 124
Mon, Wed
5:30p - 8:30p
2/4 - 5/4

Leather boots and head covering required.

Tuition and fees: $776 (additional charges may apply)

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WELD 152Save 25%
3 CR
This intermediate level welding techniques course focuses on shielded metal arc welding - SMAW, plasma arc cutting, oxygen-acetylene cutting, and metal grinding. Students will develop intermediate welding skills including gas metal arc welding using flux core and dual shield wire fillers. A special emphasis will be placed on proper fit-up and alignment for fillet and V-groove welds in the flat, vertical, and overhead positions.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36723 K01 Kenneth Horn
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 116
Mon, Wed
5:30p - 8:30p
1/14 - 1/30
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 124
Mon, Wed
5:30p - 8:30p
2/4 - 5/4

Prerequisite: WELD S120 or instructor permission.

Leather boots and head covering required.

Tuition and fees: $776 (additional charges may apply)

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CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36724 K02 Kenneth Horn
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 116
Tue, Thu
5:30p - 8:30p
1/14 - 1/24
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 124
Tue, Thu
5:30p - 8:30p
1/29 - 5/4

Prerequisite: WELD S120 or instructor permission.

Leather boots and head covering required.

Tuition and fees: $776 (additional charges may apply)

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WELD 175Save 25%
3 CR
Designed for advanced welders to further their skills in one or more processes and levels. Topics may include aluminum welding, sheet welding, shield metal arc welding, pipe welding, flux-core arc welding, or other to be announced. May be repeated for credit when content varies.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36725 K01 Kenneth Horn
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 116
Tue, Thu
5:30p - 8:30p
1/14 - 1/24
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 124
Tue, Thu
5:30p - 8:30p
1/29 - 5/4

Prerequisite: WELD S120 or instructor permission.

Leather boots and head covering required. Course will include aluminum welding and other processes.

Tuition and fees: $776 (additional charges may apply)

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DESL Diesel Technology

Designed for the owner/operator of a diesel engine in a boat, pick-up, or other application, this course will familiarize students with diesel engine operation, maintenance, and minor repairs. At least half of each class period is spent working on real diesel engines in our well equipped lab. No tools or previous mechanical experience is needed. Learn to be comfortable owning or operating your diesel engine.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36608 K01 Lawrence O'Loane
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 123
Tue, Thu
5:30p - 8:30p
2/26 - 4/13
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 116
Saturday
9:00a - 1:00p
2/26 - 4/13
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 116
Tue, Thu
5:30p - 8:30p
2/26 - 4/13
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 123
Saturday
9:00a - 1:00p
2/26 - 4/13

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $835 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 193P
1 CR
Introduction to fluid power. Controls, pumps, motors and actuators will be discussed. Reading of hydraulic symbols and schematics will be stressed. Assembly and operation of elementary hydraulic circuits in a hydraulic lab.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36611 K03 Lawrence O'Loane
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 123
Mon, Wed
5:30p - 8:30p
4/8 - 4/24
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 116
Mon, Wed
5:30p - 8:30p
4/8 - 4/24

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $270 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 193P
3 CR
This course is intended for mariners studying for the USCG Junior Engineer exam. Main topics related to the USCG exam will be covered in class and study material will be provided. After finishing the course, students must take and pass the USCG Junior Engineer exam at a USCG Regional Exam Center in order to obtain the Junior Engineer rating. Taking this course does not guarantee the student will pass the USCG exam.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36609 K01 Lawrence O'Loane
Paul Building 105
Mon - Fri
9:00a - 11:59a
2/11 - 2/22
Paul Building 515
Mon - Fri
1:00p - 4:00p
2/11 - 2/22

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $735 (additional charges may apply)

An overview of refrigeration systems, theory and application. Special emphasis on preparation for the EPA 608 examination.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
38531 K04 Lawrence O'Loane
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 133
Mon - Thu
5:30p - 9:30p
2/4 - 2/7

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $245 (additional charges may apply)

 

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