MITAGS: Experience. Expertise. Excellence.

The Leaders in Maritime Training and Simulation™

MITAGS is a non-profit vocational training center for individuals seeking to enter the maritime profession and for professional mariners seeking to advance their careers.

We focus on providing the highest quality training using effective technologies and teaching techniques so that our students have the knowledge and skills to succeed in today’s merchant marine.


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Happy National Maritime Day from MITAGS!

In honor of National Maritime Day we’d like to take a moment to thank you for your commitment to the maritime industry!

MITAGS Reopening Scheduled for Monday, June 1, 2020

April 28, 2020 Ref:      Update on School Reopening Date Dear Students and Staff, Training at the MITAGS East and West Coast Campuses will remain suspended through Friday, May 29, 2020.  The reopening date of both campuses has been rescheduled for Monday, June 1,...
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From the NMC: New Electronic Mail (E-mail) Renewal Examinations

On May 1, 2020, the National Maritime Center (NMC) will launch a centralized electronic delivery process (via e-mail) for renewal examinations.  This change provides mariners the ability to request, complete, and submit renewal examinations by e-mail and will help to...

Important Update from MITAGS: Onsite activities still suspended; Blended learning options now available

Both MITAGS East and West Coast in-house classroom and simulation training activities remain suspended due to government orders over concerns of the Novel Coronavirus and COVID-19…Please note all in person classes and simulator rental session are cancelled through May 4th.

We now offer blended learning options for a variety of USCG and VA approved courses.