Bluewater Crew Training USA

Bluewater Crew Training USA strives to be the primary global destination for domestic and international seafarers to obtain state-of-the-art, world-class training and service for the maritime industry, done in a supportive, friendly and customer-service focused environment. We believe in exceeding the highest standards set forth in the marine industries that we serve.

We offer a full range of training courses for those just starting out in the industry and all the required modules to reach the highest levels of your career.

Our 45,000 square foot Fort Lauderdale U.S. Coast Guard and U.K. Maritime and Coastguard Agency Approved Training Center features state-of-the-art classroom technology, sea survival training pool, fitness center and student lounge. These all-inclusive amenities combine to provide a comprehensive experience second to none.

  • Training Rooms equipped with SmartBoard technology, computers with internet access, video projectors, and comfortable desks and chairs
  • Training simulators for radar, navigation, communications and bridge/helm control
  • Marine Engineering lab
  • Indoor sea survival training pool
  • Break room equipped with a refrigerator, microwave and coffee machine
  • Student Lounge
  • Career Resource Library
  • Onsite showers and lockers
  • Bluewater also provides on-the-water and practical training including Fire Fighting and Advanced Firefighting

Bluewater delivers more than just training. We also supply a wide range of services from accommodations assistance, transportation, CV assistance, banking support and placement.

STCW Training Centers

Bluewater Crew Training USA have their training center located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States of America.

Terms and Conditions

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STCW Courses

STCW Basic Safety Training (New Entrants)
STCW Basic Crew Training Complete
STCW Refresher
Updated Proficiency in Advanced Fire Fighting
Updated Proficiency in Survival Craft And Rescue Boats Other Than Fast Rescue Boat (Restricted)
Medical Refresher
Updated Proficiency in Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting and Personal Survival Techniques
Updated Proficiency in Advanced Fire Fighting
Advanced Fire Fighting
Medical Refresher
Medical First Aid
Medical Care at Sea
Life / Rescue Boat
Updated Proficiency in Survival Craft And Rescue Boats Other Than Fast Rescue Boat (Restricted)
Proficiency in Survival Craft And Rescue Boats Other Than Fast Rescue Boat (Restricted)
Safety Management
ISM Shipboard Safety Officer
Crisis Management and Human Behaviour
Crowd Management
Proficiency in Security Awareness
Proficiency in Designated Security Duties
ISPS Security Officer
Deck, Bridge, Dynamic Positioning, Navigation
Operational HELM
Management HELM
Efficient Deckhand
Engine / Electrical
MCA SV Applied Marine Engineering
MCA SV Chief Engineer Statutory and Operational Requirements
Approved Engine Course 1
MCA SV Auxiliary Equipment - Part 1
MCA SV Marine Diesel Engineering
Additional STCW courses
Food Safety in Catering (HABC Level 2)
Food Safety In Catering (HABC Level 3)
General Ship Knowledge
MCA Master Business & Law
MCA Master Celestial Navigation
MCA Master Navigation & Radar
MCA Master Seamanship & Meteorology
MCA Master Stability
OOW Navigation & Radar
RYA Personal Water Craft
RYA Powerboat Level 2
RYA VHF Short Range Certificate
RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Program