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Flexible Scheduling

Flexible scheduling is now available for the OUPV and Master 100 ton courses. If you find it difficult to schedule eight to ten consecutive days to take the OUPV or Master class you now have the opportunity to complete the … Continue reading

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More IS Really Better!

I was concerned about student success when going from a small 6-student classroom to the larger 12-student classroom. What I have learned is that MORE REALLY IS BETTER! The secrete to a successful class is getting students to ask questions. … Continue reading

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How to Upgrade from Inland to Near Coastal

An Inland route covers all federally navigable Inland waters of the United States, including Puget Sound, the Straights of Juan De Fuca, SE Alaska, and the inside passage through British Columbia. The Near Coastal route is considered a superior route … Continue reading

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Plan and Schedule Classes Early

General we experience a slow-down of enrollment over the summer, but this is not the case this year. Currently our OUPV and Master 100 ton classes are full through summer and we are booking students for classes in September at … Continue reading

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6-pac Captain Needed

This was just emailed to me: Dennis, Chad Dolbeare here. My company, Allen Marine needs a six-pack captain to drive a hovercraft from May-Sept. Pay: Around 5600-7300; No hovercraft experience needed Contact Angela Thrower at 907-789-0081

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Preparing for a Successful Class

I am often asked by students “What should I do to prepare for the class?” My recommendation is to purchase the course workbook (Book 1 Captain) and follow these general guidelines that I emailed to a concerned student who is … Continue reading

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Charter Boat Captain Needed

Tiki Charters in Astoria, Oregon needs a couple of captain’s for the coming summer season. Minimum license is an OUPV (6-pack) near coastal. Give Oly a call at (503) 325-7818 for more information. The word on the coast is that … Continue reading

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