celebrating 35 years as the Seafood and Maritime Industry’s preferred training provider

seafood & maritime training

facilities & vessels

located in the heart of Hobart, we have access to a wide range of training facilities & vessels

explore our training facilities & vessels

With direct access to the Hobart waterfront, our training facilities are located in the heart of Salamanca Place.  This provides for a very flexible learning environment where students can easily walk from our training suites to the dockside; where we have access to several training vessels.

Just 20 minute’s drive from the Hobart International Airport and in close proximity to several industry centres, SMT provides a flexible and trouble-free location for your next seafood or maritime industry training course.

these are our training vessels

As a not-for-profit that services the Australian seafood and maritime industries, we have access to several vessels that enable us to provide flexible training options to suit a range of needs.


Navigator is a 60ft conquest with 1000hp, formerly a rock lobster and abalone mother ship with a fibreglass planing hull.  It is a versatile training vessel used for training the Master 24, Master 35, Marine Engine Driver Grade 3 and Deck Machinery & Lifting Appliances.


An 8m ex-Antarctic supply boat, with an aluminium displacement hull and 120hp inboard power engine, Seatrain is used for vessel handling training and deck machinery training.


A small training vessel used for both recreational and commercial training.

Take 1

An in survey commercial training vessel, twin outboards which offers a range of manoeuvring characteristics.

after something unique for your next training drive?