AVTEC

Alaska Maritime Training Center




Training Dates and Costs

Bridge TeamTraining cost and dates are subject to change without notice. Class sizes are limited. Applicants are scheduled for enrollment as space is available. AVTEC reserves the right to cancel classes with low enrollment.

Maritime Training Dates

Course Training Days Training Dates Training Times
Able Seaman 10 04/07/14 to 04/18/14
05/05/14 to 05/16/14
09/22/14 to 10/03/14
10/20/14 to 10/31/14
M-F 0830 to 1530
Advanced Fire Fighting 5 05/19/14 to 05/23/14
12/01/14 to 12/05/14
M-F 0830 to 1530
Alaska Marine Safety Education Association (AMSEA/MSIT) 7 04/01/14 to 04/07/14 M-F 0830 to 1700
Assistance Towing Operations 1 TBA M-F 0830 to 1530
Automatic Radar Plotting Aid (ARPA) Operations 5 11/10/14 to 11/14/14 M-F 0830 to 1530
Basic First-Aid & CPR 1
call 224-3322 to schedule
Friday
0830 to 1700
Basic Training (BT) - (formerly BST) 5 04/21/14 to 04/25/14
05/05/14 to 05/09/14
09/08/14 to 09/12/14
10/06/14 to 10/10/14
11/03/14 to 11/07/14
M-F 0800 to 1700
+ 2-hour evening pool session
Bridge Resource Management (BRM) 5 11/17/14 to 11/21/14 M-F 0830 to 1530
Electronic Chart Display and Information System (ECDIS) 5 12/15/14 to 12/19/14 M-F 0830 to 1530
Global Maritime Distress & Safety System (GMDSS) 10 12/01/14 to 12/12/14 M-F 0830 to 1530
Ice Navigation 10 TBA M-F 0830 to 1530
Master Not More Than 200 Tons 45 01/05/15 to 03/06/15 M-F 0830 to 1530
Medical Care Provider (24 Hour) 3 11/24/14 - 11/26/14 M-F 0830 to 1530
Meteorology 5 TBA M-F 0830 to 1530
Methods of Instruction 9 TBA M-F 0830 to 1530
Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessels (OUPV) 15 TBA M-F 0830 to 1530
Proficiency in Survival Craft 5 04/28/14 to 05/02/14
09/15/14 to 09/19/14
10/13/14 to 10/17/14
M-F 0800 to 1700
Qualified Member of Engine Department (QMED) Oiler 65 01/05/15 to 04/03/15 M-F 0830 to 1530
Radar Observer (Unlimited) Original 5 04/14/14 to 04/18/14
05/19/14 to 05/23/14
09/22/14 to 09/26/14
11/03/14 to 11/07/14
M-F 0830 to 1530
Radar Refresher (Unlimited) Refresher 3 04/09/14 to 04/11/14
09/15/14 to 09/17/14
M-F 0830 to 1530
Radar Observer (Unlimited), Recertification 1 04/21/14
05/05/14
05/19/14
06/02/14
06/16/14
07/07/14
07/14/14
07/21/14
08/04/14
08/11/14
08/25/14
09/08/14
09/29/14
10/13/14
11/24/14
12/08/14

or call 907-224-3322
Monday
0830 to 1530
Rating Forming Part of Navigational Watch (RFPNW) 5 05/12/14 to 05/16/14
12/08/14 to 12/12/14
M-F 0830 to 1530
Rating Forming Part of Navigational Watch (RFPNW) Assessments 1 Friday's, except holidays, by appointment. Call 224-9194. Friday's
0830 to 1230
Tankship Dangerous Liquids P.I.C. 5 05/12/14 to 05/16/14
11/17/14 to 11/21/14
M-F 0830 to 1530
Vessel Personnel With Designated Security Duties (VPDSD) N/A 05/30/14
06/10/14
07/17/14
08/05/14
M-F 0830 to 1530
FCC Marine Radio Operators Examination(MROP)

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Visual Communications/Flashing Light (Assessments Only)

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Mariners Learning System Testing
N/A 04/25/14
05/02/14
05/09/14
05/30/14
06/06/14
06/27/14
07/15/14
07/28/14
08/05/14
08/18/14
09/05/14
09/19/14
10/10/14
10/17/14
11/07/14
11/21/14
12/05/14
0830 to 1230

Maritime Training Costs

Effective Date: 03/26/14

Note: A $25 Retest Fee will be applied to students that fail a USCG exam at AVTEC and choose to retest at AVTEC.

Note: A $25 lost certificate fee will be charged to students who lose their original certificates and require a copy.

A $25 nonrefundable application fee (not listed below) is due with each training application.  Tuition for short term programs (less than six weeks) is required to be paid in full to reserve a training position.  If applying for more than one maritime class simultaneously, only one $25 application fee is needed.  For additional information regarding training dates and/or training costs, contact the Maritime Admissions Office at (907) 224-3322 or (907) 224-6196.

Course Tuition Technology
Fee1
Student Services Fees 1 Dorm Fees,
Meals Included
Books/ Supplies sold by AVTEC 2 Books/ Supplies not sold by AVTEC 2 Total
Able Seaman $650 n/a n/a $540 n/a $83 $1,273
Advanced Fire Fighting $700 n/a n/a $225 n/a n/a $925
Assistance Towing Operations $100 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a $100
Automatic Radar Plotting Aid (ARPA) Operations $750 n/a n/a  $225 n/a  n/a  $975
Basic First Aid/CPR - American Red Cross $125 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a $125
Basic Training (BT) - formerly BST $1,000 n/a n/a $225 n/a $26 $1,251
Bridge Resource Management (BRM) $2,500 n/a n/a $225 n/a n/a $2,725
Electronic Chart Display & Information $650 n/a n/a $225 n/a n/a $875
FCC Marine Radio Operators Examination (MROP) $80 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a $80
Global Maritime Distress & Safety System (GMDSS) $1,500 n/a n/a $540 $40 n/a $2,080
Ice Navigation TBA - - - - - TBA
Master/Mate Not More Than 200 Tons $1,650 $200 $75 $2,346 $302 n/a $4,573
Master/Mate 500 & 1600 Ton NC Prep $900 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a $900
Medical Care Provider (24 Hour) $600 n/a n/a $180 n/a n/a $780
Meteorology $900 n/a n/a $225 n/a n/a $1,125
Methods of Instruction $540 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a $540
Officer in Charge of a Navigational Watch Assessment (BRM Assessments ONLY) $1,500 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a $1,500
Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessels (OUPV) $900   n/a   n/a $855 n/a $159 $1,914
Proficiency in Survival Craft (PSC) $900 n/a n/a $225 n/a n/a $1,125
Qualified Member of Engine Department (QMED) Oiler $1,650 $200 $75 $3,593 $1,097 n/a $6,415
Radar Observer (Unlimited) $750 n/a n/a $225 n/a $45 $1,020
Radar Observer (Unlimited) Refresher $375 n/a n/a $180 n/a $45 $600
Radar Observer (Unlimited) Recertification $200 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a $200
Radar Observer (Unlimited) Recertification - By Appointment $650 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a $650
Rating Forming Part of Navigational Watch (RFPNW) $1,200 n/a n/a $225 n/a n/a $1,425
Rating Forming Part of Navigational Watch (RFPNW) Assessments $375 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a $375
Tankship Dangerous Liquids P.I.C. $900 n/a n/a $225  n/a $46 $1,171
Vessel Personnel With Designated Security Duties (VPDSD) $250 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a $250
Visual Communication/Flashing Light $175 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a $175
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