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+ Maritime classroom & online training solutions

+ Train-the-Trainer courses with experienced tutors

+ Highly skilled trainers approved by Safebridge

+ Practice with real life scenarios on original manufacturer software

+ Fast and reliable assistance

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As a training centre, reseller or as a maritime trainee
ETC – Education & Training Consortium is the right choice for you

Our service features


learning material through an innovative training methodology which combines Computer Based Training (CBT) with practice and exercise sessions

Real life scenarios

Played out on the original equipment software


Course on nearly all major ECDIS brands

Access to the entire Safebridge portfolio

Of e-learning, e-assessment and e-certification products


Accurate and high-quality training since 2011

Dedicated person of contact

For technical or informational assistance

About us

ETC – Education & Training Consortium is a network of leading maritime training institutes, in strategically selected locations worldwide, providing seafarers comprehensive classroom and online training solutions. The network is characterised by a uniform course structure, training methodology and certification, supported by the umbrella company Safebridge GmbH. Offering the most advanced solutions in the industry, the ETC network includes Safebridge’s innovative products, services and solutions such as SafeMetrix, the SafeLearn and myCert.

ETC is focused on providing high-quality training for the maritime industry. Experienced, Safebridge-approved tutors conduct classroom ECDIS Type-Specific Courses, offering guidance and answering questions in order to provide trainees with an effective and pleasant training experience.

Safebridge was founded in 2009. Today, the company offers the full stack of competence management for professional seafarers and online training courses for recreational purposes. Following the strictest industry standards and legal regulations, Safebridge ensures the highest quality of its products and services, with cutting-edge IT solutions for e-learning, e-assessment and e-certification.

Our ETC members and training network

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