Education and Training

MAS Member Volunteer Training

MAS offers Basic Training at least once a year at our Annal Meeting as well as additional Advanced Training and Community outreach throughout the year. Whether your interests are in research, diving, remote sensing, or land surveys, there is something for everyone.

MAS Survey team from the viewpoint of our Open ROV.

Upcoming Training Opportunities

Basic Field Research and Survey Methods
2017 member training was completed in February at the MAS Annual Meeting.  Additional 2017 date(s) and location(s) To Be Announced dependent upon the level of interest.

Remote Sensor Operations Training
MAS members who have completed the Basics are invited to join our Remote Sensor Teams. Training will take place in Astoria in June 2017, dates To Be Announced

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Additional Repeating Training Opportunities

Community Education
Clatsop Community College Classes –¬†dates To Be Announced

Additional Advanced Training
To Be Scheduled

  • Historical research methods
  • Field methods (maritime and terrestrial)
  • Underwater Archaeology Field School
  • Remote sensor operations
  • Ship construction fundamentals
  • Artifact conservation
  • Safety training

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Chris Dewey training volunteer divers to assist with shipwreck archaeology projects.