Maritime Safety Academy

"Providing the highest quality of maritime training."

Based in Central Florida, Maritime Safety Academy offers a variety of courses from deckhand courses to STCW basic training and interior crew training. It also offers 2-day blended STCW basic training.

Contact Maritime Safety Academy

Address: 4850 Millenia Blvd Orlando, FL, Florida, USA 32819

Tel: +1 407 748 8302

Based in Central Florida, Maritime Safety Academy offers a variety of courses from deckhand courses to STCW basic training and interior crew training. It also offers 2-day blended STCW basic training, for those seeking an alternate to the regular 5-day course. Locations for practicals include Orlando, Port Canaveral, Fort Lauderdale, and Clearwater. All courses are USCG approved and MCA recognised.

With over 25 years of experience on luxury ships, Maritime Safety Academy instructors bring real life experience to classes and offer the highest quality of training.

Superyacht deckhand course in Florida

Maritime Safety Academy's deckhand course is a great way to acquire or strengthen the base knowledge and understanding of the work on deck, and therefore is the perfect course to start a professional deck career on superyachts. The course will help you stand out to captains, recruiters and yachting agencies. You will learn basic seamanship and navigation skills using our fully approved professional simulator. If you are just starting out or want to get to the next deck level, this is the perfect course for you.

Theory is always followed by practice, making the class very practical and efficient, while giving the student the necessary tools to deal with real life situations.

Each week brings new topics and emphasises the critical parts of the job, such as safety and navigation. At the end of the course, successful students become certified holders of the Deckhand Rating, Ordinary Seaman Credential and the STCW Basic Safety Training Certificate (optional). Students will receive classroom knowledge including simulator practice and official testing to automatically acquire the STCW Rating Forming Part of a Navigational Watch (RFPNW) qualification with documented sea time.

Certificate holders will have the advantage of standing out to recruiters and owners in the industry. The course is taught by instructors with decades of Navigation experience on deep sea vessels and holding unlimited deck licenses.

Superyacht STCW course in Florida

Also offering 2-day blended (three days online at home, two days practical on-site) and 5-day STCW courses, Maritime Safety Academy is the perfect place to get your basic training required for ANY marine or superyacht position.

Contact Maritime Safety Academy and book your superyacht crew training courses today!

Hours of work

Monday to Sunday, 08:00-17:00

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