Maritime Safety Training

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Maritime Safety Training Course

Date: TBA

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Where: Del Mar College - Windward Campus, 4101 Old Brownsville Road, Corpus Christi, Texas; Workforce Development Center 126

Cost: This course is currently being provided through a limited-time grant awarded to DMC Workforce Programs and Corporate Services. Out-of-pocket cost for students is $200. Please contact Jalyn Stineman to ensure grant availability.

Requirements: Must have basic swimming skills, and men must be clean shaven for the live burn, DOT 7-Panel Drug test required prior to start of class.

Basic Safety Training details:

  • Coast Guard-approved Basic Training Course 
  • 40-Hour Entry Level Course for individuals wanting to get in to the maritime field
  • Four Modules: Basic Firefighting, Personal Survival Techniques (swimming pool), Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities, Basic First Aid and CPR
  • Completion of this course could lead to employment with a barge or tug/tow company, stevedore/longshoreman organization, or several others. 

To register, call the DMC Center for Economic Development at 361-698-1328 or go online at Registration

Questions and for more details, contact Jalyn Stineman at 361-698-2181 or


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Port of Corpus Christi