Open house at Aboa Mare is cancelled - welcome to visit us virtually!

Contact - to book a virtual presentation of Aboa Mare.

You will:

  • receive more information about the different education programmes and courses we offer
  • learn more about our facilites and simulators


You are welcome to visit Aboa Mare Maritime Academy and Training Center, on Tuesday 10 November 2020, 12 am to 6 pm.

This is a good opportunity to:

  • hear more about the different education programmes and courses we offer
  • discuss different workplace possibilities
  • meet our students
  • learn the most important knots
  • get acquainted with different measuring tools
  • take part in a guided tour in our facilites and among others see the Viking Grace ship bridge simulator

Take part in the competition! Manoeuvre a vessel along a route to New York in one of our simulators.

Free coffee, juice and snacks.

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Aboa Mare offers degree and continuing education for the maritime industry. The maritime education and training center in Turku was founded in 1813. Aboa Mare offers secondary education at Axxell vocational institute, where you can study for a Watchkeeping Officer’s or Watchkeeping Engineer’s degree, and Bachelor level education at Novia UAS, where you can study for a Sea Captain’s or Marine Engineer’s degree. Aboa Mare also offers Master level education, Master’s degree programme in Maritime Management and Master’s degree programme in Autonomous Maritime Operation. In addition, Aboa Mare offers continuing education for both professional seafarers and boaters. The training centre provides safe and environmentally sustainable training, which fulfils the requirements laid down in the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW). Our simulation department consists of 10 ship bridge simulators, one engine control room simulator, one VTS-simulator, one DP-simulator and one GMDSS simulator. The first-rate simulators are used for training and different R&D projects within the maritime industry.


Open House Contacts

Annina Rosenqvist

Annina Rosenqvist

Event Coordinator


+358 44 762 3123

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Juhana Herttuan puistokatu 21, 20100 Turku, Finland