Maritime Mondays

Maritime Mondays

Maritime Mondays is a series of tours, conducted at key locations, hosted by maritime business and industry, exposing local students and the community at large to maritime workforce demands and opportunities in our region. This initiative is the result of a collaborative effort between K-12, community, government, economic development, and maritime business partners to bring education and awareness of the maritime industry and culture. 

Launch Party

NTCC's Maritime Mondays Launch Party! Northshore Technical Community College kicks off the 2nd Maritime Mondays series during the official Launch Party at its Lacombe Campus on Monday, November 5th from 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm. This welcome session is open to anyone interested in maritime careers and opportunities related to NTCC's Maritime Transportation Program. Information on admissions, the enrollment package, and program expectations will be introduced at 6:30 pm. Maritime professionals from local businesses will also be present throughout the evening to disccuss the maritime industry and career opportunities! Refreshments will be provided. First 50 to pre-register to attend will receive cool NTCC Maritime merch!* Pre-register today Click Here!

*Must be present at night of event to receive NTCC Maritime merchandise.

Are you a Maritime Business? Registration is currently open to maritime and maritime-related businesses wanting to participate by hosting free company informational career booths at the Launch Party! Click Here to Register. Space is limited.

Would you like your business to be a part of the Maritime Mondays series and host your own Maritime Monday on your company's site? Call April Smith at 985-545-1243 or email at for more details. Only four dates available! Secure your date and time now!

Why choose the Maritime Transportation Program? Exit points of this program include potential starting salaries related to the following salary statistics:

Yearly Wages for Sailors and Marine Oilers in Louisiana. Occupations include Able Bodied Seaman, Able Bodied Watchman, Able Seaman, Boat Crew Deck Hand, Bosun, Deckhand, Deckhand Engineer, Oiler, Tankerman

Source: O*Net OnLine

Yearly Wages for Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels in Louisiana. *for those entering program with specific prior sea-service experience*  Occupations include Able Bodied Seaman, Able Bodied Tankerman, Deck Engineer, Deckhand, First Mate, Mate, Relief Master, Relief Mate, Tugboat Mate, Vessel Master

Source: O*Net OnLine

2016 Maritime Mondays Highlights

IN THE NEWS: NTCC's Maritime Transporation Program

Weeks Marine Invests in Maritime Program at Louisiana College

A $10 million community tech college opens in Lacombe

Northshore Technical Community College's work with Maritime Consortium recognized

For more information on the Maritime Transportation Program, contact:

Randy Savoie, Lead Maritime Instructor, 985-545-1500