Welcome to Kennedy Point Maritime School!
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KPMS Mission Statement

Kennedy Point Maritime School is a non-profit vocational training school for recreational and entry-level mariners seeking to enter the maritime profession and for professional mariners seeking to advance in the industry. We focus on providing affordable high quality training so that our students gain the technical knowledge, vocational skills, and practical experience to enter the maritime industry as small business entrepreneurs, or to further their education at a maritime college.

Kennedy Point Maritime School Inc. is a nonprofit corporation formed under the Florida Statutes which is organized and shall be operated in accordance with the meaning and provisions of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and the regulations issued thereunder.

We welcome you to an energetic group of instructors.

To contact the Kennedy Point Maritime School for more information or contact an instructor, call our telephone number (321)543-3241 or email kpms@kpmaritime.org.

Kennedy Point Maritime School admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administrated programs.

Class Schedules

USCG OUPV Friday, Saturday, & Sunday, first 3 weeeks of the month
USCG 100 Ton Upgrade from OUPV last Friday, Saturday, & Sunday of the month
USCG Sail Endorsement Monday - Thursday 5-9pm upon request
USCG Towing Endorsement Monday - Thursday 5-9pm upon request
AMSEA: USCG approved Safety Training and Emergency Drill Instructor upon request
FCC Radio Licenses - MROP, GROL, GMDSS upon request
Weather Class Monday - Thursday 5-9pm upon request
Diesel Maintenance and Trouble Shooting Monday - Thursday 5-9pm upon request
ICW Sailing Hourly sailing lessons daily
ICW Cruising Training 2 day trips to Vero Beach or St. Augustine
ICW and Near Coastal 10 day loop East Coast, across Lake Okeechobee, Fl Keys
Offshore Sailing Bahamas TBA