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NSCC faculty member Cliff Worden-Rogers inspects one of the fitted pipes that came out of the Marine Skills Competition.
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David Thorne of the NSCC Nautical Institute helped lead one of the sessions on seamanship.
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Engine room pipe fitting was one of the areas looked at during the Marine Skills Competition on March 8 at the Strait Area Campus.
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Judges at the Marine Skills Competition take a look at how students prepare to face the elements.
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NSCC Students slip into protective gear prior going into the wave simulator at the Strait Area Campus’ pool.
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Judges of the annual Marine Skills Competition keep an eye on all there is to see.
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High tides were part of the trouble faced by NSCC students on March 8. The students are seen here battling the waves as they respond to a man overboard call.
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The Strait Area Campus was a busy spot on March 8 as the Marine Skills Competition was taking place. Students are seen here showing what they’d do if a man fell overboard during the day’s events.