Northeast Maritime Institute (NMI) is a private, co-educational institution that offers its students the opportunity to pursue a maritime career oriented education. Northeast Maritime Institute was founded in 1981 and prides itself on being one of the forerunners in private maritime training and education in the United States and around the globe. An organization that revolves around the needs of its students and customers, NMI is dedicated to ensuring that all students receive top quality maritime training and education as well as the highest dedication of service from our staff and administration. The Continuing Education Program was established to provide required maritime safety education, ship operation courses, Dominica Maritime Administration license and document courses

as well as programs that provides students with a certificate of training upon completion. NMI Certificate Programs offer a unique curriculum of classroom instruction and practical “hands on training” at sea as well as some of the best simulation training in the world. NMI strives to provide our students with the most up to date training necessary to obtain their Commonwealth of Dominica license Merchant Marine document. NMI works with communities worldwide to develop awareness for safe and efficient maritime operations for both the recreational and commercial operator. The programs at Northeast Maritime Institute uphold the centuries old NewBedford tradition of providing skilled for work around the world.


The mission of Northeast Maritime Institute India is to equip our graduates with that combination of knowledge, critical thinking, problem solving, ethical decision making, and confidence which will enable them to safely and efficiently operate, maintain, and manage the ships of today and the maritime industry of tomorrow

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Darren O’Hare

CEO, Founder of NMI