• Schedule
  • Register
  • M&R
  • Veterans
  • Courses
  • Lodging
  • Simulators
  • About Us
  • Galleries
    • Onsite Fire Fighting
      We provide full onsite fire fighting facilities.
    • Onsite Fire Fighting
      We provide full onsite fire fighting facilities.
    • 360 Degree Simulator
      Our DNV class "A" full mission bridge simulator.
    • State-of-the-art Engine Room Simulator
      2016 Full Mission engine simulation featuring 4 propulsion systems in 6 separate spaces using touch screen displays
    • Modeling & Research
      Our M&R department can build geographic databases and ship response models in-house.
    • SIGTTO Certified LNG Training
      We offer USCG approved, STCW compliant Tankship PIC Liquefied Gases and LNG Simulator training.
    • DP training
      We offer Nautical Institute approved Basic (induction), Simulator (Advanced) & Revalidation DP training
    • DP-Equipped Cable Ship
    • 270 Degree Simulator
      Our second full mission bridge simulator offers 270 degree field-of-view
    • Specialized Training
      Call us to discuss tailored training.
    • Small Arms Training
      We offer a full range of classes required of officers sailing with Military Sealift Command including Small Arms (with Broward College).
    • Vessel Resource Management
      We offer integrated training for deck and engine officers using our full mission simulators.
    • Fast Rescue Boat
      We offer both 8m twin diesel jet and 8m twin outboard Fast Rescue Boats.
    • Survival Craft (Lifeboat)
      Full STCW compliant Proficiency in Survival Craft (Lifeboat) training is available.
    • Conference Facilities
      We offer in-house conference facilities for ~150 catered by our in-house galley staff.

Payment, Cancellation and Refund Policy

Course fees and dates subject to change. Lack of minimum number of students per course may necessitate cancellation of course. For individual students, a minimum of 50% deposit due upon application with balance for all fees for courses, lodging, etc. due on first morning of course. For companies sponsoring/paying for students, indicate purchase order number on application and include copy of purchase order when applying and supply a credit card until sufficient credit history is established. Companies will be invoiced for all fees, lodging, etc. upon completion of course.

Payment shall be due and payable 30 days from the date of the invoice (Due Date). Interest will be computed based on one full month's interest for each whole or partial month occurring after the due date. Interest will be compounded annually at the rate equal to prime, plus 2% as published in the New York Times at the time the interest is imposed.

No refunds issued 14 days or less prior to start date. The following cancellation/rescheduling policy shall apply. A cancellation or rescheduling of a course with less than forty-five (45) days advance notice will result in a billing of twenty-five percent (25%) of the per course fee; less than thirty (30) days = fifty percent (50%) billing; less than fifteen (15) days = seventy-five percent (75%) billing; and less than seven (7) days = one hundred percent (100%) billing. Any cancellation or rescheduling of courses must be done in writing. All applicable sales / other taxes will be added as appropriate. Payment will be made in U.S. dollars by check (company, bank draft, personal) to:

STAR Center
Accounts Receivable, or by wire to:
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Dania Beach, FL 33004

ABA# 121000248
Beneficiary Name: American Maritime Officers Safety & Education Plan
Beneficiary Account # 2000011164302
Foreign Wire SWIFT Code: WFBIUS6S
For further credit to STAR Center
MasterCard, VISA, AMEX and Discover credit cards accepted.

It is understood and agreed by and between STAR Center and the student and/or employing company that in agreeing to train and/or evaluate the deck, engineer, radio officer, or ratings/unlicensed (sometimes herein "Officer/Ratings/Unlicensed"), STAR Center makes no representations or express or implied warranties as to the fitness or ability of said deck, engineer, radio officers, or rating/unlicensed to serve in such capacities while actually employed aboard the vessels of his/her employing company or any other employer beyond certifying as appropriate that said Officers/Ratings/Unlicensed have satisfactorily completed the training which he/she and/or the employing company has contracted with STAR Center to provide for license issuance, license renewal , license upgrade or other training or certification in accord with applicable US Coast Guard or other governmental regulations or, international convention or treaty requirements as may be applicable.

I certify that I am at least 18 years of age and that I meet all the applicable flag administration medical/physical requirements and certify that I am in satisfactory physical condition to participate in the course(s) for which I am registered. The course, unless otherwise advised, will be taught in the English language. I certify that I am adequately conversant in the English language to complete the course requirements.

STAR shall not be responsible for delays resulting from acts of God, strikes, lockouts, disruptions in transportation, employee death, or any other cause that is outside the reasonable control of STAR. It is understood and agreed that if STAR becomes subject to a Hurricane Watch issued by the National Hurricane Center and it is determined that STAR has a reasonable chance of being impacted by the storm, scheduled classes may be cancelled immediately without penalty. Personnel attending class shall be required to evacuate the campus at the earliest opportunity and their onward travel shall be their own responsibility. Personnel will be invoiced for room and board charges accrued to the time of departure, where applicable. The canceled course will be rescheduled at the earliest opportunity.

The student and/or employing company shall indemnify, provide counsel and hold STAR Center harmless from any and all claims for damages or other judicial or arbitration relief which may be asserted against STAR Center training or performing any competency evaluation of said Officers/Ratings/Unlicensed.

STAR Center expressly reserves the sole and exclusive right to determine whether any student seeking admission or admitted to any course conducted by STAR Center, or subcontractor or joint venture, shall be admitted or continue to be enrolled in any such course because of prior misconduct or misconduct in the course, classroom or on or off the premises which, in the sole judgment of the Director or his designee, adversely reflects on STAR Center.

The STAR Center is not responsible for personal property; such property remains the responsibility of the individual student and shall be safeguarded and secured by the student at all times.

Registrant certifies that he/she meets all applicable flag administration medical / physical requirements and is in satisfactory physical condition to participate in the course(s) registered. Should the physical condition change between time of registration and actual course start date, registrant agrees to inform STAR accordingly.

I understand and agree that confirmation of a place for the course for which I am applying may not be final until two (2) weeks prior to the scheduled start date.

If you have any questions, please call: (800) 445-4522 Ext. 201 - it's free! - or (954) 921 7254 Ext. 201.

Mail registration form to:

STAR Center
Attn.: Student Services
2 West Dixie Highway
Dania Beach, Florida 33004

Or contact us by E-Mail: register@star-center.com

Or fax our office at: (954) 920-3140