Save the Date

Upcoming Open House Events

Date Time
Saturday April 15th 10am–12pm
Saturday June 17th 12pm-4pm
Thursday August 10th 5pm-7pm
Thursday November 9th 5pm-7pm


Job Fair & Industry Panel

Date Time
Friday May 5th                9am–12pm


Summer Sailstice

Date Time
Saturday June 17th          12pm–4pm


California Coastal Cleanup

Date Time
Saturday September 16    9am–12pm




 open house to tour building and practice skills in simulator

Planning to attend a tour or have questions about enrolling in one of our programs?

Contact the Professional Mariner Training Center at
- or -
RSVP online.


We invite you to visit the Waterfront Campus to explore our new, state-of-the-art facility that includes a Full Mission Bridge Simulator, Navigation Simulator lab, classrooms, and conference room, all overlooking Newport Bay. Visitors are welcome any time during office hours.

Students interested in attending Orange Coast College for the accredited Professional Mariner program may RSVP to join us for any of our Open House events at the Professional Mariner Training Center for a tour and information session that will give you:

  • The US Coast Guard's requirements for obtaining a Merchant Mariner Credential.
  • An overview of what to expect once you are enrolled at Orange Coast College.
  • Information about internships, certifications and more.
  • A chance to get your questions answered.


Located on West Coast Highway in Newport Beach, known as Mariner's Mile, the Orange Coast College Waterfront Campus makes an ideal location for hosting a variety of events including training sessions, meetings, and workshops. Please contact for information about rates and availability.

long table and chairs in a conference room