Port Engineer Basic Training Course – Part 2

This course is currently full. Please complete the Audit & Waiting List form below if you are still interested in attending this course.


This basic training course is intended to establish a basic knowledge foundation regarding MSC and PPE roles and responsibilities. Here’s what you’ll learn about:

Day 1 (Monday): AM 4 hrs Availability Planning  PM 4 hrs Availability Management

Day 2 (Tuesday): AM 4 hrs Contract Management  PM 2 hrs Financial Management  2 hrs TRANSALT Management

Day 3 (Wednesday): AM 2 hrs Logistics Management  2 hrs Quality Management System  PM 2 hrs Safety Management System

This course will be followed by a series of more in-depth training sessions and workshops that will be developed and scheduled over the next several months.

NOTE: All ‘new hire’ and junior PEs (GS-5 through GS-12) are highly encouraged to register/attend ALL segments. Principle Port Engineers (GS-13) and Supervisory Port Engineers (GS-14) can register for the full course, OR may attend individual segments on an as-desired basis, w/o having to register.

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