Shipyard Competent Person 3-Day Training Course

Due to COVID-19/SARS CoV-2 we are pleased to announce online and in-person Update Courses.

ONLINE:  The course is a combination of online modules and an interactive webinar on Zoom.

IN-PERSON:  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. Space is very limited.

Please let us know if you’d like to register for either type of Update 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.

2022 Class Dates

Special In Person Classes in Texas!
January 24-26, 2022 Corpus Christi
February 14-16, 2022 Brownsville

3-day In Person @ Nordby Conference Room at Fishermen’s Terminal
January 4-6, 2022
February 1-3, 2022
March 1-3, 2022
April 5-7, 2022
May 3-5, 2022
June 7-9, 2022
July 12-14, 2022
August 2-4, 2022
September 7-9, 2022
October 4-6, 2022
November 1-3, 2022
December 6-8, 2022

24 hour ONLINE (Click link for Registration Form)
January 19-21, 2022
March 16-18, 2022
April 20-22, 2022
June 22-24, 2022
July 20-22, 2022
September 21-23, 2022
October 19-21, 2022
November 30-December 2, 2022

Seattle Sessions In-Person

Time: 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Lite Morning snacks, 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 call or email if you’d like to register. 

Fee: $550/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
e-mail: admin@soundtestinginc.com
Participant Requirements: Proficiency in written and spoken English; Reliable employee; Have physical strength necessary to conduct tank inspections.

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

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