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.

2020 Classes

Dates and Locations are subject to changes

3-Day Classes

January 22-24, 2020 ANA
January 29-31, 2020 PA
February 5-7, 2020
February 18-20, 2020 BRE
March 4-6, 2020
April 1-3, 2020
May 12-14, 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
December 7-9, 2020 Nordby

1-Day Updates
January 22 or 23, 2020 Anchorage
(come either day)
January 30, 2020 Pt. Angeles
February 6, 2020 SSC
February 12, 2020 (Wednesday) Nordby
February 19, 2020 (Wednesday) Bremerton
March 5, 2020 SSC
March 12, 2020 Nordby
April 2, 2020 SSC
April 9, 2020 Online
May 21, 2020 Online
May 22, 2020 Nordby
June 15, 2020 Nordby
June 25, 2020 Online
July 16, 2020 Nordby
July 23, 2020 Online
August 13, 2020 Online
September 9, 2020 (Wednesday) Nordby
September 17, 2020 Online
October 14, 2020 (Wednesday) Nordby
October 15, 2020 Online
November 12, 2020 Nordby
November 19, 2020 Online
December 10, 2020 Nordby
December 17, 2020 Online

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 copy

Directions to Nordby Conference Center
Fishermen’s Terminal
North side of Nordby Building
Approx. street address: 1776 W. Nickerson Street
Seattle, WA 98119
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Call for information.

OSHA 10-Hour Course

7615 Maritime Shipyard Employment

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.