We have two significant Subchapter M training opportunities coming up. We are offering the Marine Internal Lead Auditor course in Houston at San Jacinto Maritime College at the end of January. In mid-February we are launching the 5-day Surveyor of Inspected Towing Vessels course in Jacksonville Beach, FL.
These courses are an integral piece for any organization preparing for Subchapter M compliance. Registration is open now for both courses, read below for a brief course description and links to registration.
Marine Internal Lead Auditor Course
January 31 – February 1 (2-day) in Houston, TX
Designed to teach and practice the specific skills, knowledge, and abilities needed to conduct and lead internal audits for commercial marine companies. The course is for Internal auditors, External auditors wishing to learn more about auditing principles and techniques, Marine executives, HSE managers, operations managers, safety consultants and regulators
Recognized as “Substantially equal to an ISO 9001 auditor course by the U.S. Coast Guard and is acceptable under Subchapter M requirements for internal auditor training, 46 CFR 138.310(d)(2). Meets the requirements of ANSI/ASSE Z 490.1-2016 Criteria for Accepted Practices in Safety, health and environmental training
Surveyor of Inspected Towing Vessels
February 13-17 (5-Day) in Jacksonville Beach, FL
Designed to provide surveyors with the knowledge and skills required to perform TVIB TPO Subchapter M inspections and surveys of towing vessels. Great for internal surveyors that want training to be in compliance with the training requirements for Internal Surveyors as specified in section 46 CFR 137.315 Internal Survey Programs, and are looking to become proficient at conducting Subchapter M compliant internal surveys under the oversight of a Third-Party Organization “TPO”.
This course is also for those accredited surveyors that do not currently hold the “Hull and Machinery” NAMS endorsement or SAMS “Workboat” credential, who wish to become a TVIB Certified Surveyor of Inspected Towing Vessels, or desire refresher training prior to taking the TVIB exam for TVIB Certified Surveyors of Inspected Vessels, which is required for all TVIB Certified Surveyors.