The Chart Table

Education and Training Resources


"Meeting in the wheel house at noon." You've seen that familiar note on the galley board before. It usually means there's to be a drill and safety meeting. The tugboat industry is advancing quickly and the training required to do this job is growing more and more complex.  In this virtual chart table, the drawers are full of useful links to safety, training, and educational sites.  Any of these links will get your career "on course".

Schools and training facilities should send their information to be posted here too.

Submit your ideas and sites here.

United States Coast Guard

Here is the USCG Home Page.  It has valuable links for forms and document requirements.  You may notice it is much easier to navigate than the last web site.


Training Facilities


Louisiana Technical College, Young Memorial Campus. Located in Morgan City, Louisiana.


Paul Hall Center for Maritime Training and Education, Piney Point, Maryland.


Chesapeake Marine Training Institute, Inc.  Located in Hayes, Virginia  (near Gloucester).