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Sea School- Bayou La Batre, AL; Charleston, SC; Ft. Lauderdale, FL; Jacksonville, FL; St. Petersburg, FL: The Sea School offers STCW classes for all levels of test taking. This STCW course provider was founded in 1977. Sea School- Mobile, located in Bayou La Batre, AL, offers classrooms, on-site training fields and dormitory accommodations while training. For a schedule with all class locations and dates, click this link:


The California Maritime Academy- Vallejo, CA: Cal Maritime offers a STCW basic safety training course through its extended learning program. The course is offered monthly.

Maritime Institute Incorporated- San Diego, CA: The Maritime Institute first opened in 1976 and has educated a variety of individuals. STCW Basic safety training is offered July 25-29, October 24-28, December 12-16


Maritime Professional Training- Ft. Lauderdale, FL: This STCW course provider offers a course in STCW basic safety training. Courses are offered year round and meet all international standards of STCW code requirements. For an updated class schedule, click here:


University of Louisiana at Lafayette- Lafayette, LA: ULL offers a STCW basic safety training course. The course is held on demand but requires a 10 person minimum.

Fletcher Technical Community College- Houma, LA: This STCW course provider offers the basic safety training course. The test is administered at the school and a certificate is issued upon completion. Contact school for test scheduling.

Louisiana Technical College (Young Memorial Campus)- Morgan City, LA: Louisiana Technical College offers the STCW basic safety training course, STCW bridge resource management course and the survival craft proficiency. This STCW course provider schedules classes one month in advance.


New England Maritime- Hyannis, MA: New England Maritime offers STCW basic safety courses that fulfill the requirements of STCW 95. This STCW course provider was founded in 1991 and offers a variety of licensing and skill building courses. The full, five day STCW course is offered September 12-16, 2011 and November 14-18, 2011 and all testing is through New England Maritime.


Texas Engineering Extension Services- College Station, TX: This STCW course provider offers the STCW basic safety training course. TEEX is a member of the Texas A&M University system. Through the end of 2011, the course is offered during the following weeks: September 5-9, October 10-14, October 31-November 4, and December 5-9.


Crawford Nautical School- Seattle, WA: Crawford was first opened in New Orleans, LA in 1923. In the 1950s it was moved to San Pedro, CA and in 1985 moved to its current location in Seattle. This STCW course provider offers a variety of STCW approved courses. For a list, click here: Courses require a minimum of 4 people and are scheduled around participants schedule; contact school for more details.

Multiple Locations

The Captain School- Cape Coral, FL; Marathon, FL; Naples, FL; Port Charlotte, FL; Sarasota, FL; Gulfport/Biloxi, MS; Orange Beach, AL; Clayton, NY; St. Croix, VI; Jersey City, NJ; Alaska: This STCW course provider offers courses in STCW basic safety training, STCW crowd management, STCW crisis management and human behavior, and STCW security officer. The Captain School was founded in 1994 in St. Thomas, USVI and in 2000 taught its first course in the United States. The STCW basic safety training test date is July 29-31, 2011 in St. Thomas, USVI.