Sound Testing Inc.

Your Pacific Northwest Marine Chemists Since 1979

Shipyard Competent Person 3-Day Training Course

We are pleased to announce our 3-Day SCP course in-person and online.

This training course meets or exceeds the requirements of shipyard industry regulations: OSHA’s Maritime Standard 29 CFR 1915 Subparts A, B, C, D, H & P and local Fire Department Permit Requirements for Repair and Hot Work on Marine Vessels.

Sessions are presented by our National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) certified Marine Chemists and Certified Industrial Hygienist from Sound Testing, Inc.

Our course emphases: Safe Confined Space Entry, Safe Hot Work, Meter Use & Calibration, Ventilation Best Practices, Fire Protection and Practical Applications.


IN-PERSON:  Space is limited

ONLINE:  The course is a combination of online modules and interactive webinars on Zoom


Please let us know if you’d like to register for either type of course.

2023 Classes, both In Person and Online:

Dates and Locations are subject to change



Full 3-day SCP Classes In-Person:                             Full 24-hour SCP Classes Online:

August 2-4, 2023                                                                                        –
September 6-8, 2023                                                                                 September 20-22, 2023
October 4-6, 2023                                                                                      October 18-20, 2023
November 1-3, 2023                                                                                  –
December 6-8, 2023                                                                                  November 29 – December 1, 2023


In Person Dates @ Nordby Conference Room at Fishermen’s Terminal:*

Seattle Sessions In-Person

Time: 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Light morning snacks, lunch included

Place: Nordby Conference Room, Fishermen’s Terminal: 1776 W. Nickerson St, Seattle 98119

Fee: $630/Person – Lunch and original texts included

Bring: Gas-detection meter for Thursday Class Session (if one is available to you)



Contact: SOUND TESTING, INC. (206) 932-0206 
P.O. Box 16204
Seattle, WA 98116

Participant Requirements: Proficiency in written and spoken English; Reliable employee; Have physical strength necessary to conduct tank inspections.

Alaska and other locations:
Please call (206) 932-0206 or email for specific information.

Class size is limited. Space available on first-come, first-served basis.