MarineClasses.com, an initiative of Indian Maritime College (IMC), introduces the Online Portal for Maritime Courses.

No more Travel for Learning

Learn @ your Leisure!!!

Seafarers can now undergo the maritime courses online at the comfort of their homes. Access to Learning was never so easy!!!

IMC, based out of Chennai, is a Maritime Training Institute approved by the Directorate General of Shipping in India. It was founded in 1993 by highly experienced Marine Radio Officers, who foresaw the emerging simulation technology and the power of Simulator training.

With a motto of "Training Thru Simulation" IMC has focused primarily on harnessing the power of software simulations and artificial intelligence to provide hands on training for various elements of Communication, Navigation and Cargo Handling.

Recognizing simulator based training as the driving force of the future training requirements, IMC ventured into developing training simulators and pioneered the simulation training in India. This is evident from the following facts:

1997 - GMDSS GOC training

IMC became the 1st Institute in India to start DGS-approved GMDSS GOC training, using its DNV-approved MARCOM GMDSS Simulator

2000 - ROSC and ARPA courses

IMC was the 1st Institute to introduce in South of India, the Simulator-based DGS-approved ROSC and ARPA courses for Cadets.

2002 - RANSCO Simulator course

IMC was the 1st Institute in South-India to start the RANSCO Simulator course for Management level candidates, using their DNV-approved ELAB-NAV E Radar Arpa Navigation Simulator.

2002 - LCHS Course

IMC became the 1st Institute in India to set up the State-of-the-Art world-class Liquid Cargo Handling Simulator for their DGS-Approved LCHS course.

2005 - ECDIS simulator training course

IMC was the 1st Institute in South-India to start the ECDIS simulator training course as per IMO Model course 1.27, with approvals from the Liberian and Marshall Islands adminsitrations. Since 2013, when the DG Shipping had published the ECDIS guidelines, IMC’s has been conducting the DGS-approved ECDIS course.


IMC aspires to be the 1st Maritime training Institute in India to provide access to maritime courses online. This move would benefit the Seafarers from around the world by providing them the comfort of Learning from Home at their Leisure. The seafarers can do away with traveling and save on its expenses, as they will have access to the maritime courses from wherever in the world they are.



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