Port Townsend Maritime Academy
Satellite Skills Center

of the West Sound Tech Skills Center

Port Townsend Maritime Academy Satellite Skills Center of West Sound Technical Skills Center

In partnership with the Northwest Maritime Center & Port Townsend Schools

What: Free Half-Day Public School Program for Juniors and Seniors from the following districts: Port Townsend, Chimacum, Quilcene, Coupeville, Sequim, North Kitsap, Central Kitsap, South Kitsap, Bainbridge Island, Bremerton, North Mason, and Peninsula
When: Each school year, Monday-Friday mornings from 8:30-11 AM
Where: Northwest Maritime Center, job sites, and Port Townsend Bay

Are you a junior or senior looking for an alternative learning experience and interested in a high paying career? Come study Maritime Operations at the Port Townsend Maritime Academy where you will earn up to three credits in Career & Technical Education, English Language Arts, and PE while boating, training, and studying the Maritime Industry!

Units include: Rowing, Outboard and Inboard Boat Operations, Sailing, Knots, Safety at Sea Training, Navigation, Woodworking and Boatbuilding, Maritime Career Field Trips, Job Readiness, Leadership, and more!

Units of Study:

Outboard and Inboard Boat Operation
Outboard Engine Maintenance
Inboard Engine Maintenance
Boatbuilding and Tool Use
First Aid & CPR
WA State Boaters Card
Safety at Sea
Maritime Careers

This is a great program for students who like to be outdoors, are active learners, and interested in boats.

Learn More & Apply

Questions? Email Karl at kjordan@ptschools.org

The Bremerton School District complies with all federal and state rules and regulations and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, honorably discharged veteran or military status, sexual orientation including gender expression or identity, the presence of any sensory, mental, or physical disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. This holds true for all students who are interested in participation in educational programs and/or extra-curricular school activities. Inquiries regarding compliance and/or grievance procedures may be directed to the District’s Title IX/RCW28A.640 Officer and ADA Coordinator, Garth Steedman, at 360.473.1031, email garth.steedman@bremertonschools.org or the Section 504 Coordinator, John Welsh, at 360.473.4400, email john.welsh@bremertonschools.org. Mailing address: 134 Marion Avenue North, Bremerton, WA 98312.