• To serve the Filipino seafarers and other stakeholders through quality training, assessment and research responsive to the needs of the maritime industry.


  • The Philippines' leader in maritime training, assessment and research using modern technologies


  • To train and upgrade the country's maritime manpower resources through upgrading and specialization programs, integrating values vital to social transformation for both merchant marine officers and ratings;
  • To conduct researches and studies on the latest maritime technologies and other related activities in the maritime industry; and
  • To provide administrative support services to ensure the delivery of quality training and effective maritime studies.