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From USCG: COVID-19 & Mariner Credentialing Program Impacts

The Coast Guard published Marine Safety Information Bulletin (MSIB) 08-20 announcing several updates based on the COVID-19 pandemic. Effective March 19, 2020, the Coast Guard’s 17 Regional Examination Centers (REC) and 3 Monitoring Units (MU) are closed to the public until further notice.

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COVID: MITAGS Classes & Sim Activities Cancel Until 4/24/20

Both MITAGS East and West Coast in house classroom and simulation training activities have been suspended due to concerns over the Novel Coronavirus and COVID-19. Although the schools have robust risk mitigation strategies in place, government regulation and CDC guidelines led us to this decision. In the case of our West Coast Campus, we are complying with Governor Jay Inslee’s executive order that private career schools close through at least April 24, 2020.

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From the NMC: COVID & Mariner Credentialing Program Impacts

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and Mariner Credentialing Program Impacts   The National Maritime Center (NMC) is closely monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic and, as the situation evolves, is prepared to adjust operations accordingly. First and foremost, we are concerned for your safety and the safety of our staff. If you are experiencing any symptoms of illness, […]

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As of MARCH 12, MITAGS West remains open and operating at normal capacity. Currently, there are NO confirmed cases of COVID19 at MITAGS WEST campus. We are following the guidelines as set forth by Washington State and Seattle – King County Departments of Health and the Local Public Health Officer Order, dated March 11, 2020. […]