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GREAT LAKES DIVISION
Sea Cadets
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Noble Odyssey Foundation
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     Site updated:  April 2017

Training
The Great Lakes Division Sea Cadet program  provides real life experience in maritime and underwater exploration and training.  With highly qualified staff aboard the Research / Training Vessel, PRIDE OF MICHIGAN and support craft, professionally led missions  are conducted  throughout the Great Lakes system.

Each season, we produce a documentary science film which combines science, history or natural history and features those who train and staff this remarkable  program.  Our award winning films have achieved recognition in the  industry winning both Telly and Communicator Awards.


Training opportunities for qualified, mature cadets include:


All applicants will be pre-screened and must fill out a Application form, then the cadet will be given a password to access the PayPal screen for payment.


26 May - 30 May 2017 - $150 - Shipboard Training - Click for information
11 Jun - 17 Jun 2017 - $450 - Basic PADI Certification - Click for information
30 Jun - 9 Jul 2017 - $400 - Advanced PADI Certification - Click for  information
18 Aug - 27 Aug 2017 - $400 - Advanced PADI Certification - Click for information
For additional information, call:  248-666-9359 or 248-420-7668 email us via our CONTACT US 
ALL TRAININGS INCLUDE:
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Training in all aspects of ship operation; hands on experience
Drills: Man Overboard, Damage Control (collision), Fire Fighting, Training in Engineering, Helm-Ship Handling, Navigation, Communications​ 
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All GREAT LAKES TRAININGS ABOARD THE PRICE OF MICHIGAN offer experience in:
Introduction to Marine Archaeology, Introduction to Anthropology
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Dive from the 81ft Navy Ship “Pride of Michigan”
Training in all aspects of ship operation; hands on experience
Drills: Man Overboard, Damage Control (collision), Fire Fighting, Training in Engineering, Helm-Ship Handling, Navigation, Communications
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QUALIFICATIONS/PRE-REQUISITES:
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• E-2 or above and minimum 14 years of age, mature 
• Very good physical condition 
• Must be a certified diver unless otherwise indicated 
• Must fit within normal height to weight ratios
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LCDR Luke Clyburn, NSCC
9000 Gale Road
White Lake, Michigan 48386
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LCDR Luke Clyburn at 248.666.9359 email to lclyburn@comcast.net
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Download the NSCTNG001 form top left of this page (REQUEST FOR TRAINING AUTHORITY)
Complete the form and submit it to your CO to sign
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Scan all of completed and signed forms and supporting documents below to lclyburn@comcast.net
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INCLUDE:
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• Copy of Diver Certification Card(s) where required
• Copy of Dive Log Book showing past 1-2 years dive experience if certified
• Must have current DAN Insurance proof (copy of DAN card) if certified
• Liability forms and medical forms will be sent to accepted applicants and must be signed by cadet and parent or guardian and returned by mail prior to the date the training begins. This applies to DIVER Training ONLY.