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Marine Technology



Able Seaman

This new USCG-approved 40 hour course is for those that have sea time and would like to obtain a the ABLE SEAMAN Merchant Mariner Credential. Fisherman are welcome.  Upon completion of this course and passing an exam - you will receive a course completion certificate in lieu of Coast Guard examination. Topics include Navigation, Rules of the Road, Safety, Marlinespike Seamanship, etc.  You may have more qualifying sea time than you think.  It is advised that you verify your eligibility before taking this course by contacting KBC Marine Technology Coordinator at 907-235-1622. Fee includes book.



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MT1Sp18
Kenai Peninsula College - Kachemak Bay Campus
P201
16 - &up Borland Ivy 4/9 - 4/25 Th Fr Sa Varied $550.00 View 18

Basics of DC Electrcity for Vessels

Basic troubleshooting and theory of direct current systems on vessels. Topics include electrical terms and definitions, safety codes, fundamental diagrams, battery types and application, marine wiring and more. Includes use of vessel simulator. Class meetings: Tues, Nov. 12, Tues, Nov. 19, Wed, Nov. 20, Thurs, Nov. 21. 



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MT2
Kenai Peninsula College - Kachemak Bay Campus
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16 - &up Smude 4/7 - 4/10 Tu We Th Fr 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $175.00 View 10

Coastal Navigation
Learn essential boating skills to safely explore Kachemak Bay.  Covers safety, navigation, anchoring, rules of the road, charting and basic seamanship.

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MT1FA18
Kenai Peninsula College - Kachemak Bay Campus
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16 - &up Borland Ivy 3/23 - 4/3 Mo We Fr 05:00 PM - 09:00 PM $95.00 View 17

Computer Design: Marine Technology with Brad Conley of Bay Welding Services
Tired of designing ideas on the scratch paper? Get a feel for what computer assisted drawing can offer. This introduction into cutting-edge design software covers how and why it is used for design, conceptual work, and manufacturing, specifically in the marine industry, as well as basic software navigation, commands and design. Classes take place in the KBC computer lab.

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MT20
Kenai Peninsula College - Kachemak Bay Campus
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16 - &up Conley 3/17 - 3/19 Tu Th 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $49.00 View 8

Deckhand Skills
Learn practical job skills for becoming a deckhand on any vessel.  Includes safety, survival skills, line handling, knots, gear, basic navigation, crew roles, helm, wheelhouse expectations and more

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MT6
Kenai Peninsula College - Kachemak Bay Campus
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16 - &up Borland Ivy 3/20 - 3/22 Fr Sa Su Varied $85.00 View 11

Marine Electronics
Learn the basics of marine electronics operation – the latest innovations in marine communications - distress alerts - satellite interface technology – radar and GPS navigation systems.

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MT2FA18
Kenai Peninsula College - Kachemak Bay Campus
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16 - &up Zeiset 3/3 - 3/3 Tu 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $30.00 View 12

Marine Vessel Systems

Focuses on what is underneath the deck and examines major vessel systems, including diesel, electrical and hydraulics. Includes hands on use of a vessel systems trainer.



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CED049MVS
Kenai Peninsula College - Kachemak Bay Campus
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16 - &up Smude 4/6 - 4/6 Mo 05:00 PM - 09:00 PM $45.00 View 10

Master 100 Ton/OUPV
This new USCG-approved course is for those with enough sea time to get a 100 ton USCG license or an Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessel license. The exam will be administered upon completion of the course. Full attendance is mandatory.  Upon passing the exam a certificate will be issued which the USCG will accept in lieu of taking there exam. You may have more qualifying sea time than you think. It is advised that you verify your eligibility before enrolling; contact KBC Marine Technology Coordinator at 235-1622.

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MT7
Kenai Peninsula College - Kachemak Bay Campus
P201
16 - &up Wilson Winne 3/6 - 3/29 Fr Sa Su Varied $700.00 View 13