commercial Maritime

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This is the ideal place on the Gulf Coast for maritime training and deck-level coursework for all professional mariners. We cover everything from entry-level deckhands on an inland towboat to Unlimited Tonnage Masters on the world's largest ships.

WHY CHOOSE SAN JACINTO COLLEGE COMMERCIAL MARITIME

Discover what makes us a maritime premier training center.
Maritime Student on Vessel

Wide Range of Courses

You'll find what you need with over 50 course options. Our courses are United States Coast Guard (USCG) approved and Standards for Training, Certification and Watchkeeping (STCW) compliant. These USCG approved courses are also approved for GI Bill® education benefit certification for veterans.

Engineering courses are available from engine room fundamentals and qualified member of the engineering department (QMED) to designated duty engineer (DDE) and chief engineer.

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Maritime Simulation

Incredible Engineering Simulation

With three Kongsberg's K-SIM navigation full mission bridge simulators, we offer a modern training environment that enables trainees to learn and practice navigation and bridge operations in a realistic and immersive setting. 

 

Maritime Facility

First Class Facilities

Our 45,000 square-foot waterfront facility opened in 2016 and is located on the Turning Basin along the Houston Ship Channel. The beautiful campus is equipped with modern bridge and engine room simulators, navigation labs, marine engineering lab, training pool, spacious lounge areas, and a dining room.  

Contact Us

Have a question? Please reach out!
Krissy Murray
Coord, Educ/Wrkfrce, Maritime
Phone
(281) 998-6150x5486
Jessica Garcia
Executive Assistant
Phone
(281) 998-6150x6458
Edward Horton
Director, Maritime Commercial
Phone
(281) 998-6150x6390
Bryan Elliott
Director, Maritime Simulation
Phone
(281) 459-5482
Amy Arrowood
Director, Maritime Credit Prog
Phone
(281) 998-6391x6391
Robert Lloyd
Instructor, Maritime
Phone
(281) 974-2200
Richard Garcia
Instructor, Maritime
Phone
(281) 998-6454
Maritime Campus

Maritime Campus.

All of your classes will take place at San Jacinto College’s Maritime Technology and Training Center, located right along Houston’s port. 

Get In Touch.

Phone 281-459-5483

Hours Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Location

3700 Old Highway 146
La Porte, Texas 77571

Get In Touch.

Phone 281-459-5483

Hours Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Location

3700 Old Highway 146
La Porte, Texas 77571