Öckerö Maritime Center

A complete course and conference centre for professionals in the shipping and fisheries industries

ÖMC is a non-profit organization founded in 1997 by professional organizations in the fishing and shipping industries and the Swedish Sea Rescue Society (SSRS). We have two advanced education centers in both Gothenburg and Stockholm. Our policy is to deliver high quality training in maritime safety, and our mission is to be a resource for the shipping and fisheries sectors.

Large and small shipping companies, organizations and businesses are made to feel equally welcome on the understanding that our wide-ranging expertise and flexibility will make us your natural partner.


Our regular curriculum includes a variety of safety courses, all in accordance with International Standards Of Training, Certification & Watchkeeping (STCW, Manila), such as:

  • Basic Safety Training (BST)
  • Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats (PSC)
  • Fast Rescue Boats (FRB)
  • Basic fire fighting course
  • Revalidation basic fire fighting course
  • Advanced Firefighting
  • Hot work
  • Security Awareness and Designated Duties
  • Crisis Management and Human Behavior
  • Tankerman training
  • Medical First Aid
  • Safety for fishermen
  • Refresher course in safety training for fishermen
  • Ship’s Officers/Engineering Officers Class VIII



Björnhuvudsvägen 45, P.O.Box 1088, SE-475 22 Öckerö
+46 31 97 65 90
+46 31 96 23 99