Shipyard Competent Person Classes

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.
Calendar of 2017 Classes:


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Directions to South Seattle College, Georgetown Campus
6737 Corson Ave. S, Seattle, WA
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SSC Map with Directions - 3-20-15 copyDirections to MITAGS (formerly Fremont Maritime Services)
1900 W. Nickerson St, Ste 200, Seattle, WA (Fishermen’s Terminal)

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