For over 100 years, Massachusetts Maritime Academy has been preparing women and men for exciting and rewarding careers on land and sea. As the nation's finest co-ed maritime college, MMA challenges students to succeed by balancing a unique regimented lifestyle with a typical four-year college environment. As a member of the cadet corps you will live, study, sail, work and play in an atmosphere that encourages you to be your best.
Working at Heights + Manual Handling
An essential course to know the hazards and risks associated with working at heights, specific to a WTG. Gain an understanding of how to carry out work duties in a safe and sound manner. Identify aspects of the job that could increase a worker’s risk of developing muscular/skeletal injuries.
New US Offshore Wind Training Center
Massachusetts Maritime Academy, in cooperation with Relyon Nutec, is pleased to offer the globally recognized GWO Basic Safety Training at its Buzzards Bay campus. This is the first facility in the nation to offer all five modules of GWO Basic Safety Training for Offshore Wind.
Upon completion of the GWO Basic Safety Training (BST) delegates will possess an awareness of the hazards encountered when working within the wind industry and how to control and mitigate against these hazards.
The BST will also equip participants with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to appropriately respond in the event of an emergency. They will also be able to increase their safety through proper use of personal protective equipment, emergency equipment, and procedures.
- Aug 10-15
- Aug 24-29
- Sep 28- Oct 02
- Oct 26-31
- Nov 16-21
- Dec 07-12
The first aid training course creates awareness of the importance of delivering first aid in a safe manner. Learn the correct order of management in an emergency, in a WTG environment.
This course provides the key information to understand how a fire can develop and spread. It explains the causes and dangers of fires in wind turbines, as well as fire extinguishing using firefighting equipment in a WTG.
Designed to teach the dangers and symptoms related to hypothermia and drowning. Know how to manage emergency and safety procedures on installations, vessels and WTG.