Training Centers

The Maritime Training Council of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has come up with lists of authorized maritime training centers in the country.  For any seaman's reference who want's to upgrade their skills or qualify for needed proficiency, here are the authorized training centers in the Philippines as of December 2011.

National Capital Region

1.  Assessment and Research Center of the Philippines, Inc.
     address: Unit 203-204 LOCB2#18 East Avenue Corner V. Luna, Bgy Pinyahan, Quezon City
     contact no.: 352-4775     email:

2. Baliwag Navigation. Inc.
    address: 2F Victoria Bldg., 429 UN Ave., Ermita Manila
    contact no.: 521-6076/523-4798/522-3056-58  email:

3. Britannia Training Center
    address: Suite 601 Ortigas Bldg., Ortigas Avenue, Pasig City
    contact no.: 914-0571-72/914-0771/914-0722    email:

4. Competent Maritime Professionals and Sea Staff Training Center, Inc. (COMPASS)
    address: 1913 Luna Orosa Bldg.,Taft Ave., Malate Manila
    contact no.: 450-0138/528-1035   email:
    visit their website:

5. Consolidated Training Systems, Inc.
    address: 4/F S&L Bldg 1500 Roxas, Blvd., Ermita Manila
    contact no.: 525-9189/524-0572/525-9190  email:

6. Eastgate Maritime Training Center, Inc.
    address:4/F Eastgate Center, 169 EDSA, Mandaluyong City
    contact no.:  533-6101 to 11 loc 401/403   email:

7. Epsilon Maritime Services, Inc.
    address: 4/F Vernida IV Bldg., 128 L.P. Leviste St., Salcedo Village, Makati City
    contact no: 813-8000/813-7162/813-5880   email:
    visit their website:

8. Excellence and Competency Training Center (EXACT)
    address:  EXACT Bldg., Galicia St., Corner Espana, Sampaloc, Manila
                  Amsir Bldg., P. Paredes St., Corner S.H. Loyola St., Sampaloc Manila
    contact no.: 732-4452/733-8897/733-2119/736-3364/516-3574   email:

9. FMFI Maritime Foundation, Inc.
    address:  3/F Coherco Corporate Center 116 V.A. Rufino St., Legaspi Village Makati City
    contact no.: 893-4276/ 812-0287   email:
    visit their site:

10. FSC Training Center, Inc.
      address: 2086 Madre Ignacia St., Malate Manila
      contact no.: 526-5711/526-0636    email:

11. Far East Maritime Foundation, Inc. - Manila
      address: Rm. 906, 9/F Victoria Bldg., 1503 U.N. Ave., Ermita, Manila
      contact no.: 526-2477 to 79/ 523-9471/ 526-8069  email:

12. Global Training Systems Philippines, Inc.
      address: Suite 216, FEMII Annex Bldg., Andres Soriano Ave., Intramuros, Manila
      contact no.: 528-1997/ 522-3336    email:

13. GPN International Maritime Training Center, Inc.
     address: Unit 209 S&L Bldg 1500 Roxas Blvd. Ermita, Manila
     contact no.: 527-1069     email:

14. Great Seas Mariners Training and Assessment Center, Inc.
      address: 2/F San Jose Building, Paquita St., Corner Espans Blvd, Manila City
      telefax no.: 516-5249     email:

15. Hanseatic Shipping Philippines, Inc-Hanseatic Training Institute
      address:  1853 Taft Avenue, Malate, Manila
      contact no.: 521-5727/ 523-8169-70           email:

16. Harbor Training Center
      address: 2/F Delgado Bldg, 637 Bonifacio Drive, South Harbor, Port Area, Manila
      contact no.:  339-4071-73/336-8071-73             email:

17. Internship Navigation Training Center, Inc.
      address: 2/F CRI Bldg, 665 President Quirino Ave., Malate, Manila
      contact no.: 522-3477/ 521-8365/ 521-9306          email:

18. Italian Maritime Academy Philippines
      address: G/F & 2/F 116 LUZ Bldg. Gamboa St., Legazpi Village, Makati City
      contact no.:  813-33554/ 813 5510         email:
      visit their website:

19. ITI Philippines, Inc. - Manila
      address: 4/B, MAPFRE Insular Bldg, Acacia Ave., Madrigal Business Park, Ayala Alabang, Muntinlupa
      contact no.: 775-0441/0480         email:

20. K-Line Maritime Training Corporation
      address: K-Line Bldg, Coral Way Drive, Central Business Park I Bay City, Pasay City
      contact no.: 556-2917-20            email:
      visit their website:

21. Magsaysay Training Center
      address: 6/F Times Plaza, Taft Ave., Corner UN Ave., Manila
      contact no.: 526-1588 / 524-9996 loc 617                email:

22. Mariners Polytechnic Training Center - Manila
      address: 5/F EMI Bldg 1181 Leveriza St. Cor Pres. Quirino Ave, Malate, Manila
      contact no.: 353-5683                      email:

23. Maritech Maritime Training Studies and Manning Services, Inc.
     address: 4/F Commercial Bldg, Taft Ave., corner Pedro Gil St., Malate, Manila
     contact no.: 523-3021                            email:
     visit their website:

24. Maritime Technological and Allied Services, Inc. (MARITAS)
      address: 4/F BPI Bldg, Plaza Lacson, Sta. Cruz, Manila 1003
      contact no.: 734-4781 / 734-4785                     email:
      visit their website:

25. Maritime Training Center of the Philippines (MTCP)
     address: 3/F GE Antonino Bldg, T.M. Kalaw corner Bocobo, Ermita, Manila
     contact no.: 526-6740 / 521-0071 / 524-7009             email:

26. Marlow Navigation Training Center
     address:  MNTC Bldg 2120 Leon Guinto St., Malate, Manila
     contact no.: 981-6682                 email:
    visit their website:

27. Meridian International Maritime Training Center, Inc.
     address: Room 806, 8/F t.M. Kalaw Center Bldg., T.M. Kalaw St., Malate, Manila
     contact no.: 567-1785 / 567-1588             email:
     visit their website:

28. New Simulator Center of the Philippines
      address:  5th floor 2053 Bldg., Edison St., Bgy Isidro, Makati City
     contact no.: 888-2764 / 888-2794 loc 111                email:

29. NN Ocean Link Institute
      address: 5/F Masagana Bldg., Taft cor. Kalaw St.
      contact no.: 353-7738                   email:

30. Northstar Training and Consultancy, Inc.
      address:  Gemphil Compound, Lourdes St., Sampaloc 1 BF Homes, Paranaque City
      telefax no.: 906-6966/ 401-8916                email:

31. Norwegian Training Center
      address: TESDA Complex, East Service Rd., Taguig City
      contact no.: 812-1742 loc: 116 / 813-5244 / 813-0520             email:

32. Nautical Options Training Institute of the Philippines, Inc.
      address: Mezzanine Floor, Manufacturer's Bldg Incorporated Plaza Sta. Cruz, Manila
      contact no.: 496-3022                           email:

33. NYK-Fil Maritime E-Training
      address:  Casa Marinero II, Gen. Luna cor. Sta Potenciana St., Intramuros Manila
      contact no.: 908-4900 / 908-4908 / 908-4907            email:

34. OSG Ship Management Manila, Inc.
      address:  OSG House, 102 L.P. Leviste St., Salcedo Village, Makati City
     contact no.: 324-8700                 email:
     visit their website:

35. Pentagon Maritime Foundation, Inc.
      address: 7/F BPI Bldg, Plaza Lacson, Sta Cruz, Manila
      contact no.:  708-8634 / 708-4006                email:

36. Philippine Nautical Training Institute, Inc.
      address:  5/F Intramuros Corporate Plaza, Recoletos St., Intramuros Manila
      contact no.: 536-2209 / 526-2207 / 526-4374               email:
      visit their website:

37. Philippine Center for Advanced Simulation and Training, Inc. (PHILCAMSAT)
      address:  2/F First Maritime Place, 7458 Bagtikan St.,San Antonio Village, 1203 Makati City
      telefax:  898-1109 / 898-1265 / 898-1111 - 11 loc. 1208/1210          email

38. Philippine Seafarers Training Center (PSTC)
      address:  938 Arlegui St., corner Aguila St., Quiapo, Manila
      contact no.:  734-8897/98 / 734-1651               email:
39. Philsin College Foundation
      address: Philsin Bldg, 3165 R. Magsaysay Blvd., Manila
      telefax no.: 715-0018               email:

40. POS-FIL MTC Corporation
      address:  5/F Gemarson Bldg., P.Hidalgo Lim St. Ermita, Manila
      telefax  no.: 302-7157 /302-7162             email:

41. Propellers Foundation - Maritime Science and Technology Resources, Inc.
      address: G/F NFWC Bldg., No. 958 Escoda St., Ermita, Manila
      contact no.: 536-4802                     email:

42. Protect Marine Deck and Engine Officers of the Philippines, Inc. - Manila
      address:  925-C Aragon St., corner Leon Guinto St., Malate, Manila
      contact no.: 527-4783 / 309-7834            email:
      visit their website:

43. Sandigan Maritime Training, Inc.
      address:  8/F Salustiana D. Ty Tower, 104 Paseo de Roxas corner Perea St., Legaspi Vill., Makati City
      contact no.: 894-2821 to 24 / 819-9825             email:

44. Seabase Training Center for Watchkeeping, Inc.
      address:  11/F G.E Antonio Bldg., J.Bocobo cor. T.M. Kalaw Sts., Ermita Manila
      telefax: 708-5884                      email:

45. Seamac International Training Institute, Inc.
      address:  867 G. Tolentino St. Sampaloc, Manila
      telefax: 735-3295 / 726-7885              email:
      visit their website:

46. Sea Quest Maritime Training, Inc.
      address:  4/F Room 401 Manufacturer's Bldg. (MBI) Plaza, Sta, Cruz, Manila
      telefax:  735-5202               email:

47. Seatech Maritime Training Center
      address:  2635 2/F Manor House, Taft Ave., Malate., Manila
      telefax: 523-6834 / 522-5034           email:

48. Sharp Maritime Security Training Services., Inc.
      address:  R, 214 BF Condominium Bldg, Andres Soriano Ave., Corner Solana St., Intramuros, Manila
      contact no.: 994-4794                email:

49. Southern Institute of Maritime Studies (SIMS) - Manila 
      address:  3/F VIP Bldg, 1140 Roxas Blvd., corner Plaza Nuestra Senora de Guia, Ermita, Manila
      contact no.:  400-8969 / 400-5760         email:
      visit their website:  simstudies,com

50. Southfield Maritime Training Foundation, Inc.
      address: 2115 Madre Ignacia St., Malate, Manila
      contact no.: 304-1888                    email:
      visit their website:
51. Technological Institute of the Philippines
      address:  1338 Arlegui St., Quiapo, Manila
      contact no.: 7338-9142 / 736-4060               email:

52. Tram Integrated Training Solutions, Inc.
      address: Mezzanine EMI Center, 665 Pres. Quirino Ave. corner Leveriza, Malate, Manila
      contact no.: 353-2842 / 353-2866         email:

53. Towers Maritime Training Center
      address:  3/F Annex Bldg Community Crest Foundation, Inc. 815 Remedios St., Malate, Manila
      contact no.: 353-3103                  email:

54. ZRC Training Center Phils., Inc.
      address:  4th Floor, Ermita Center Bldg, Roxas Blvd corner Sta. Monica, Ermita, Manila
      telefax no.: 338-9153 / 738-8628                      email:

Region I - Ilocos Region

1. Far East Maritime Foundation, Inc.- Pangasinan
    address: Barangay Cayanga, San Fabian, Pngasinan
    contact no.: (075) 522-2315 / 511-4273             email:

2. Pangasinan Merchant Marine Academy
    address:  Perez Blvd., Dagupan City
    telefax: (075) 515-7870 / 515-3331 / 515-5191 / 515-7129    email:

Region III - Central Luzon 

1. Maritime Academy of Asia and the Pacific - AMOSUP Seamen's Training Center (MAAP)
    address: Kamaya Pt., Bgy Alasasin, Mariveles, Bataan
    contact no.: 789-9100 loc 4041             email: /

2. International Development and Environmental Shipping School (IDESS)
    address:  Bldg. 2079 Nabasan Pier, Naval Magazine Area, Subic Bay, Free Port Zone
    contact no.: (047) 252-3043            email:

3. Philippine Merchant Marine Academy (PMMA) - Zambales 
    address: San Narciso, Zambales
    contact no.: 913-3509 / 913-4398               email:

4. Wartsilla Land and Sea Academy
    address: Bldg 2082 Corregidor Highway, Naval Magazine Area, Subic Bay Freeport
    contact no.: (047) 252-6402 / 252-6483            email:

5. Southern Institute of Maritime Studies - Bacoor, Cavite
    address:  183/B Ilaya St., Niog II, Bacoor, Cavite
    telefax: (046) 502-1614                            email:

Region V - Bicol Region

1. Mariners Polytechnic College Foundation - Legazpi
    address: Rawis, Legaspi City
    contact no.: (052) 482-0997                  email:

2. Mariners Training Institute - Camarines Sur
    address:  Baras, Canaman, Camarines Sur
    telefax: (054) 811-7300                   email:

Region VI - Western Visayas

1. Aklan Polytechnic College
   address: Quezon Avenue, Kalibo, Aklan
   contact no.: (036) 262-3203 / 262-3058 / 262-5751     email:

2. Excellence and Competency Training Center (EXACT) - Iloilo
   address:  Ma. Clara St. Aurora Subd., Bgy Villa Anita, Iloilo City
   telefax:  (033) 3360553                    email:
   visit their website:

3. John B. Lacson Foundation, Inc.
    address:  M.H. del Pilar, St., Iloilo City
    contact no.: (033) 336-6235 / 338-3826                email:   jblftc@pldtdsl,net

4. St. Therese - MTC Colleges Tigbauan
    address:  Bgy Tan Pael, Tigbauan Iloilo
    contact no.: (033) 511-8855 / 336-1408 / 337-9508         email:

5. VMA Training Center
    address:  Aning, Pahanocoy, Bacolod City
    telefax no.: (034) 444-1588 / 444-0133 / 444-1093        email:

Region VII - Central Visayas

1. Cebu Reliable Excellent Seafarers Training Center (CREST)
    address: Cebu Technological University Center, R. Palma St., M.T. Cuenco Ave., Cebu City
    telefax:  (032) 505-7855               email:

2.  Far East Maritime Foundation, Inc. - Cebu
     address:  4/F GMT Bldg, Junquera St., corner P. Del Rosario St., Cebu City
     contact no.: (032) 255-0651 /255-0218               email:
     visit their website: 

3. Maritech Maritime Training Studies and Manning Services, Inc. - Cebu
    address: 2nd floor Pueblo Asnar Uno Bldg M,J, Cuenco Ave., corner General Maxilom Ave., Cebu City
    telefax: (032)  233-0393                                   email:
    visit their website:

4. New Simulator Center of the Philippines - Cebu
    address: Escario Bldg, N. Escario St., Cebu City
    telefax no.: (032) 520-3141 / (032) 520-3447             email:

5. Philasia Maritime Services Training Center, Inc.
    address: 4th floor, Cebu, Lioc, Kui Bldg., #6 J.L. Briones, Ave., North Reclamation Area, Cebu City
    telefax no.: (032) 231-8394                                   email:

6. Protect Marine Deck and Engine Officers of the Philippines, Inc. - Cebu
    address:  Rm 250, Colon Development Corporation Bldg II D. Jakosalem cor Colon Sts., Cebu City
    contact no.: (032) 505-4469                  email:
     visit their website:

7. University of Cebu - Maritime Education and Training Center
    address:  Alumnos, Mambaling, Cebu City
    telefax no.: (032) 261-3781 / 253-0774 / 262-8888 loc. 108          email:

8. University of the Visayas - Maritime Colleges
     address:  Colon St, Cebu City
     contact no.: (032) 254-0049 / 2562630 / 2546467 / 416-7884      email:

Region VIII - Eastern Visayas

1. ITI Philippines, Inc - Samar
    address:  Archipelago Philippines Ferries Corp. Terminal Bldg, Dapdap, Allen Northern Samar
    contact no.: (055) 300-2069                          email:

2. Netherlands Shipping Training Centre (NSTC)
    address: Palompom. Leyte
    contact no.: (053) 555-8473 / 338-2173                email:
    visit their website:

Region IX - Zamboanga Peninsula 

 Zamboanga Maritime Training Center, Inc.
    #60 Campaner St., Zamboanga City
    telefax no.:(062) 992-7358 / (062) 992-5994            email:

Region X - Cagayan de Oro Region

1. Northwestern Mindanao Institute of Technology
    address:  Benadero Highway, Ozamiz City
    telefax no.: (088) 521 - 2189                         email:

2. Surigao Education Center - Cagayan de Oro
    address: Bulua, Cagayan De Oro City
    telefax no.: (088) 22745198                email:

Region XI - Davao Region

1. DDMA College of Southern Philippines
    address:  Tigatto Road, Buhanginan, Davao City
    contact no.: (082) 241-1356 loc 102/241-1350 / 241-2090          email:

2. Holy Cross of Davao College, Inc.
    address:  Sta. Ana ave., Davao City
    contact no.: (082) 221-9071-79 loc 152                 email:
    visit their website:

3. Mats Training Center / Mats College of Technology - Davao
    address:  R.Castillo St., Agdao Davao City
    contact no.: (082) 221-6420 / 221-6225                   email:


   Mats Training Center -Gen San
    address:  SFI Bldg, Talisay, Tambler, General Santos City
    contact no.:  (082) 221-6420 / 552-2155            email:

Region XIII - CARAGA Region

    Surigao Education Center
    address:  Kilometer 2, Surigao City
    contact no.: (086) 826-3767 / 231-7048               email:

Government Maritime Training Institution 

   National Maritime Polytechnic
   address:  Jupiter St., Makati City
   contact no.:523-4978 / 523-4973                       email:

source:  Maritime Training Council  

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