Professional Development

Seattle Maritime Academy offers high-quality, hands-on training to help professional mariners work towards upgrading or renewing licensing requirements, prepare for USCG assessments and learn the skills needed to advance their careers.

Skill Building for Credentialed Mariners

Gain at-sea simulation experiences to build skills in vessel handling, radar, ECDIS and engineering. Practice working with marine diesel engines and electrical, hydraulics and refrigeration systems.


  • EPA Refrigeration Technician exam – 7317 CSS 122: These exams will certify you for certification as an EPA–approved Refrigeration Technician for candidates seeking either Type I, Type II, Type III and/or Universal certification. Call the Seattle Maritime Academy to schedule an appointment.

EPA 608 Technicians Certified by Seattle Maritime Academy (PDF)

Get the Training You Need

Contact us to learn more about our new simulation suite and to schedule a “needs assessment” for your organization.