Shipyard Competent Person (SCP)

Prior to enrolling in this course participants should have general knowledge of the structures, spaces and systems of vessels. At the completion of this 3 day course individuals will be able to:

  • Carry out instructions and perform tests as directed by the Marine Chemist.
  • Understand 29 CFR 1915 standards.
  • Perform tests, calibrate and use test equipment, interpret test results, and maintain test records.
  • Have the ability to inspect, test, evaluate spaces, and determine the need for further evaluation by a CIH or CMC.
  • Be able to perform the tasks specific to the SCP outlined in 29 CFR 1915.

Click on the links below for more information about upcoming classes.

2108 Classes

3-Day Classes
February 7-9, 2018
March 7-9, 2018
April 4-6, 2018
May 2-4, 2018
June 6-8, 2018
July 11-13, 2018
August 1-3, 2018
September 5-7, 2018
October 3-5, 2018
November 7-9, 2018
December 5-7, 2018

1-Day Updates
January 29, 2018 Honolulu, HI
February 8, 2018 South Seattle College
February 14, 2018 Nordby Conference Center
February 20, 2018 Baymont Inn, Bremerton, WA
March 8, 2018 South Seattle College
March 14, 2018 Nordby Conference Center
April 5, 2018 South Seattle College
April 11, 2018 Nordby Conference Center
May 3, 2018 South Seattle College
May 9, 2018 Nordby Conference Center
June 7, 2018 South Seattle College
June 13, 2018 Nordby Conference Center
July 12, 2018 South Seattle College
July 18, 2018 Nordby Conference Center
August 2, 2018 South Seattle College
August 8, 2018 Nordby Conference Center
September 6, 2018 South Seattle College
September 12, 2018 Nordby Conference Center
October 4, 2018 South Seattle College
October 10, 2018 Nordby Conference Center
November 8, 2018 South Seattle College
November 14, 2018 Nordby Conference Center
December 6, 2018 South Seattle College
December 12, 2018 Nordby Conference Center



Calendar of 2018 Classes (PDF):

                       2018 SCP Calendar

Call or e-mail for a free, laminated copy of calendar suitable for posting at your office.

Directions to South Seattle College, Georgetown Campus
6737 Corson Ave. S, Seattle, WA
Click here for downloadable copy. Click here for a link to Google Maps.

SSC Map with Directions - 3-20-15 copyDirections to Nordby Conference Center
Fishermen’s Terminal
North side of Nordby Building
Approx. street address: 1776 W. Nickerson Street
Seattle, WA 98119
Click here for a link to Google Maps.


OSHA 10-Hour Course: 7615 Maritime Shipyard Employment

Scheduled as needed. Call or email to inquire.

Fire Watch

Training is tailored to your specific company and covers OSHA 29 CFR 1915 and local authority rules.


Hazardous waste site cleanup operations. Hazardous operations involving treatment, storage and disposal facilities. Emergency response operations involving hazardous substance releases.


Training consists of lecture, scenarios and hands on applications. This training will provide workers with a robust knowledge base allowing them to efficiently identify, diagnose and solve atmospheric conditions using engineering controls in the field.

Confined Space

Training is tailored to your specific company and covers OSHA 29 CFR 1915 and local authority rules.

Respirator Use/Maintenance

Training is tailored to your specific company and covers OSHA 29 CFR 1915 and local authority rules.

Other Training

Do you need a training class not listed? Please inquire. We have a variety of training expertise. Training can be tailored to your company’s needs and site specific requirements.