Center for Marine Training and Safety

CMTS is a joint operation of



For additional information, please contact:

Allan Post (TAMUG)

Kirk Richardson (TEEX)

Vernon Camus (TAMUG)

Center for Marine Training & Safety
Texas A&M University at Galveston
P.O. Box 1675
Galveston, TX 77553
phone: 409-740-4933

Center for Marine Training and Safety (CMTS)

Featuring Programs in

Professional Mariner Education (TAMUG/TEEX)

Dive Training and Certification

US Powerboating Training

Welcome to Texas A&M University's Continuing and Professional Development Department operated as the Center for Marine Training and Safety.  CMTS offers a wide array of courses for the amateur and professional mariner and the professional diver.  Our professional mariner training is offered in partnership with the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Services.

Our goal is to offer our students professional development and training to build and maintain your skills in all phases of your profession and to offer amateur mariners professional skills.  CMTS programs are designed to combine industry knowledge with hands-on practical experience with the latest equipment to meet your needs. 

Our instructors are highly qualified and certified professionals who bring years of real world experience to the education environment.  Courses are offered at our Galveston Campuses on Pelican Island and Offats Bayou as well as our College Station Campus at the Brayton Fire Training Field.

Working with well known industry training partners our continuing and professional education experience is second to none.  We invite you to browse our course offerings and contact us today for more information or to schedule a course.