Able Seaman (AB)

Individual Course / Program
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Length 5 Days
Training Method Lecture and practical demonstration
Simulation None
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Pre-requisite None
Individual Course No
Part of Program No

Course Description

This 5-day course (MITPMI-1) is designed for mariners at the entry-level position. It provides the trainee the knowledge, understanding and proficiency to work safely and efficiently aboard today’s merchant vessels. Marlinspike seamanship proficiency is demonstrated by actually tying various knots, bends, hitches and splices.

What you will learn

Any student who successfully completes the U.S. Coast Guard Approved “Able Seaman” course will satisfy the following STCW 2010 and CFR training requirements:

What you should bring