40 years tradition and experience in training and qualification

Bulgarian Maritime Training Centre was established in July 1974 to help the personnel employed in the shipping industry to prepare for Maritime Administration examinations and trough the years has become a complete training source for professional qualification. In 1989 the BMTC was declared as a national maritime training centre by Bulgarian Ministry of Transport and as a Centre of Excellence in its field over the years has constantly strengthen its position as the leading provider of high quality courses for seafarers working on board merchant vessels.

Navigation and Safety&Security Department

The lecturers and instructors, working at this department develop and carry out all programmes for refreshing and updating training for deck officers through:
- Short-term courses, in accordance with STCW 78' as amended, requirements and IMO model courses: (Oil and Chemical Tanker Familiarization, Gas Tanker Familiarization, Advanced Training in Oil Tanker Operations, Advanced Training in Chemical Tanker Operations,Advanced Training in Gas Tanker Operation;etc.