Shipyard Competent Person 3-Day Training Course

This training course meets or exceeds the requirements of shipyard industry regulations: OSHA’s Maritime Standard 29 CFR 1915 Subparts A, B, C, D, H & P and your local Fire Department Permit Requirements for Repair and Hot Work on Marine Vessels.

Sessions are presented by National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) certified Marine Chemists from Sound Testing, Inc. Emphases: Safe Confined Space Entry, Safe Hot Work, Meter Use & Calibration, Ventilation Best Practices, Respiratory Protection, Fire Protection and Firewatch.

2020 Class Dates
January 8-10, 2020
January 22-24, 2020 Anchorage
January 29-31, Pt. Angeles
February 5-7, 2020
March 4-6, 2020
April 1-3, 2020
May 12-14, 2020
June 10-12, 2020
July 8-10, 2020
August 5-7, 2020
September 2-4, 2020 Nordby
September 23-25, 2020 Online
October 7-9, 2020 Nordby
October 28-30, 2020 Online
November 2-4, 2020 Nordby
November 23-25, 2020 Online
December 7-9, 2020 Nordby
December 21-23, 2020 Online

Seattle Sessions
Time: 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Continental breakfast, lunch included

Place: Nordby Conference Room, Fishermen’s Terminal: 1776 W. Nickerson St, Seattle, WA 98119

We follow CDC Guidelines.  Trainees will be required to complete a health screening questionnaire, temperature check and practice social distancing.  Additionally, face masks, gloves, sanitizers will be provided for all participants if they do not have their own.  Class space is very limited, please let us know if you’d like to register. 

Fee: $525/Person – Payment in advance if you do not have an established account. Lunch and texts included. Course fee includes a non-refundable $100
Bring: Gas-detection meter for Thursday Class Session (if one is available to you)
Contact: SOUND TESTING, INC. (206) 932-0206, Fax (206) 937-3848
P.O. Box 16204
Seattle, WA 98116
Participant Requirements: Proficiency in written and spoken English; Reliable employee; Have physical strength necessary to conduct tank inspections.
Get prepaid parking pass from class.

Alaska and other locations:
Please call 206-932-0206 or email for specific information.

Class size is limited. Space available on first-come, first-served basis.