Profile Lesley Karentz
Manager, Medical Training
2 W. Dixie Hwy 33004 Dania Beach, FL
I am Registered Nurse and employed as the Manager of Medical Training at the STAR Center. Responsibilities include medical course development, instruction, student assessment and management of adjunct staff. Medical courses are designed to incorporate knowledge and skills specific to the professional mariner. Offerings include STCW approved medical series through Medical Person In Charge, Drug and Alcohol Test Collector, Heat Emergency Prevention and Prevention of Hearing Loss.
STAR Center is a not-for-profit maritime training school that is the top choice of inland and ocean-going professional mariners throughout the world. Opening in 1983 in Toledo, Ohio, we expanded to our current location in Dania Beach, Florida (just south of Fort Lauderdale) in 1986, consolidating all training there in October 2008. After extensive facility improvements, we opened for business with the world's first 360° field-of-view Full Mission bridge simulator, and a second 247° (subsequently
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