To train seafarers in shipboard fire fighting, and other such essential subjects related to safety and operations where this training is not or cannot be provided by the industry directly.
Maritime defense and intermodal freight transportation courses are also included in this category.
Agency - Department of Transportation
The Department of Transportation's mission is to ensure fast, safe, efficient, accessible and convenient transportation that meets vital national interests and enhances the quality of life of the American people, today and into the future.
Office - See Maritime Administration Field Offices listed in Appendix IV of the Catalog.