Maritime Training Center is organizational unit of the Faculty that does all the work for education of the seamen according to the international conventions and doing business related to the programs of lifelong education.

The Faculty of Maritime Studies Rijeka offers the following sorts of courses for acquiring watchkeeping certificates of competency as per IMO STCW Convention 1978, as amended:

  • Watchkeeping Courses - STCW 1978, as amended
    -Deck Department
    -Engine-room Department
    -Marine Electronics and Maritime Communications
  • Supplementary Certificates of Competence (STCW 1978, as amanded)
  • Special-purpose courses other than STCW are also offered at request
  • Custom designed courses upon request

The MTC’s safety certificates and diplomas are internationally recognized. Only the most highly trained instructors are employed on the courses.

The theoretical part of the courses is taught in Faculty's classrooms equipped with the latest audio-visual aids.

Computer-based training sessions use the recent technology.

For the practical part, which constitutes by far the larger part of most courses, there is a wide range of up-to-date equipment available, such as a simulators, launching installations for rescue capsules, a free-fall launching tower, various fast boats for rescue operations, etc.