Maritime Professional Training
MPT is the most complete full service private maritime school in the United States and has been training mariners since 1983.
Our expansive Fort Lauderdale Campus includes the latest technologies in SMART classrooms, most realistic engineering and training labs, waterside training facilities, as well as 3 Full Mission bridge simulators.
In addition to the MPT Main Campus our training programs also take place at the MPT SMARTTM Simulation Center, Marine Tech Shipboard Firefighting Site, the Sea Survival Training Facility, and the MPT Fleet of Training vessels!
Over the years, we have had the privilege of training thousands of commercial mariners, yachting professionals, cruise ship staff, and enthusiasts. This has enabled us to develop programs that are success oriented, with unbeatable pass rates, as well as cost and time efficient. This level of success has resulted from having a staff of dedicated, licensed professionals who care about our students, and are willing to work as hard as it takes to ensure each students success.
MPT offers all levels of certification, license and document study programs, many of these offer in-school testing and are USCG Approved and recognized by many foreign administrations. Our training programs are designed to meet and exceed IMO standards and are STCW Compliant.
Our client list includes commercial shipping companies, marine corporations, the military, vessel management firms, the world's best super yachts and thousands of individuals whose word of mouth recommendations are responsible for our success.
We invite you to come and tour our school, meet our instructors, talk to our students, and see what we have to offer. Once you have seen us, you won't go anywhere else!
STCW Training Centers
Maritime Professional Training have their training center located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States of America.
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Maritime Professional Training reviews as published on Google:
Very good instructors, nice facility for training, great location!
Customer service is great facility is clean and accommodating
Excellent training academy with professional staff making successful students.
I attended MPT for my AEC1&2 courses and loved the entire experience. Kind, witty, and funny teachers taught me much more than I expected. I'll be attending for other maritime courses in the future. And you should too.
I visited MPT today and spoke with Miss Teri and she was extremely helpful, polite, and knowledgeable about all the needs that I had. She made sure that I had all of the necessary information so that I could successfully accomplish renewing my Captain's license
Just went through their Master Captains course, every staff member I talked to was very professional and friendly. It is a lot of information to take in in two weeks, but my instructor (C. Chavez) was very patient and was able to simplify and thoroughly explain anything I didn't fully comprehend. I will definitely recommend MPT to anyone who is wanting to further their maritime training. Big shout out to the ladies that work the front desk as well! I know that they most likely deal with some silly questions and big egos on a daily basis, but any time I saw them they always had a smile on their face and a positive attitude. Very awesome experience overall!
- STCW Basic Safety Training (New Entrants)
- Basic Training (STCW)
- AEC 1
- AEC 2
- STCW Refresher
- Basic Training Refresher (3 days)
- Basic Training Revalidation (1 day)
- Life / Rescue Boat
- Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats (other than Fast Rescue Boats)
- Deck, Bridge, Dynamic Positioning, Navigation
- Dynamic Positioning Induction (Basic DP)
- Dynamic Positioning Simulator (Advanced DP)
- Superyachts - Engine
- AEC 1
- AEC 2