Military Sealift Command has compiled a nationwide list of U.S. Coast Guard approved maritime training schools. Prospects interested in joining MSC but lacking the necessary training or experience can use the search tool to find a nearby maritime training school.

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University of Alaska Southeast Ketchikan Campus

Location: 2600 7th Avenue, Ketchikan, AK 99901

Phone: 907-228-4568

Web Address: http://www.ketch.alaska.edu/krmcc/index.html

Point of Contact: Kim Hodne klhodne@alaska.edu

Course schedules can be found online or by calling 907-228-4568. Listed Courses are United States Coast Guard Approved.

Courses Available:
Able Seaman Courses
Fast Rescue Boat
Proficiency in Survival Craft
QMED Courses
Radar Observer - Recertification
Radar Observer (Unlimited)
STCW Basic Training

Alaska Vocational Technical Center (AVTec) - Maritime Training Center

Location: 809 Second Avenue, Seward, AK 99664

Phone: 800-478-5389

Web Address: https://avtec.edu/department/alaska-maritime-training-center

Point of Contact: Admissions admissions@avtec.edu

Course schedules can be found online or by calling 800-478-5389. Listed Courses are United States Coast Guard Approved.

Courses Available:
Able Seaman Courses
Advanced Firefighting
Assistance Towing
Automatic Radar Plotting Aids (ARPA)
Basic Ice Navigation
Bridge Resource Management
Electronic Chart Display & Information System (ECDIS)
Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Exams
Global Maritime Distress & Safety System (GMDSS)
Master/Mate 200 GT
Master/Mate 500/1600 GT Near Coastal License Prep Class
Medical Care Provider
Methods of Instruction - Train the Trainer
Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessels (OUPV)
Proficiency in Survival Craft
QMED Courses
Radar Observer - Recertification
Radar Observer - Refresher
Radar Observer (Unlimited)
RFPNW Assessments
STCW Basic Training
STCW Basic Training - CPR/First Aid
Vessel Personnel with Designated Security Duties (VPDSD)
Visual Signaling and Flashing Light (Assessments Only)

Sea School (Bayou La Batre)

Location: 9180 Little River Road, Bayou La Batre, AL 36509

Phone: 800-247-3080 Web Address: www.seaschool.com Point of Contact: Nellie Fuller nellie@seaschool.com

Course schedules can be found online or by calling 800-237-8663. Listed Courses are United States Coast Guard Approved.

Courses Available:
Able Seaman Courses
Advanced Deck Courses (i.e. license training or advanced STCW courses)
Advanced Firefighting
Apprentice Mate (Steersman)
Bridge Resource Management
Electronic Chart Display & Information System (ECDIS)
Inland and Western Rivers (Routes Endorsement)
Leadership & Management Skills
Maritime Security Awareness
Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessels (OUPV) 100/200 GT Master Upgrade
Proficiency in Survival Craft
QMED Courses
Radar Observer - Recertification
Radar Observer (Unlimited)
Radar Observer Inland
RFPNW Assessments
Shipboard Cooking School
STCW Basic Training
STCW Basic Training - CPR/First Aid
STCW Basic Training - Firefighting
STCW Basic Training - Revalidation
Terrestrial & Coastal Navigation
Tow Officers Assessment Records (TOAR)
Vessel Security Awareness with Security Duties