Simulator

SCI begins a massive rebuild of its Paducah, KY simulators used to train mariners for safety on the water. More...
  • Success Story of New Houston Simulator January 29, 2014 What does a new year of training look like at SCI? With a new simulator in full operation, SCI helps individual mariners complete assessments previously only available in large class settings or in More...
  • Getting to Zero Incidents November 19, 2013 SCI recently convened a multi-party maritime industry panel to examine the safety of vessel operations on the water. More...

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A Clairvoyant at SCI? March 20, 2010

SCI’s Director of the Center for Maritime Education in Paducah, KY, Captain Greg Menke, gives Major General John W. Peabody, Commander, Ohio Valley Great Lakes Division US Army Corps of Engineers... More...

Fleeting/Harbor Courses Fill Training Niche March 18, 2010

First of its kind training offered at SCI's Center for Maritime Education provides opportunities for professional Harbor and Fleeting Boat captains and pilots.

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Training a Future Generation of Mariners January 25, 2010

SCI's Director of Inland Training, Buddy Compton, gives Fifth-Grader Austin Brindley a chance to steer a virtual towboat using the Institute's new simulators in Paducah, KY.

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Luncheon Raises Funds for Maritime Education October 9, 2009

by Jennifer Koenig, Associate Director of Development

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World-Class Technology Unveiled in Paducah, KY June 29, 2009

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to navigate a multi-barge 25,000-ton tow down the Ohio River? SCI’s Open House provided everyday citizens an opportunity to experience it in realistic... More...

New Paducah Simulator Projection System August 25, 2008

On Friday, August 22, the inland river industry gathered at SCI's Paducah Center for Maritime Education to celebrate the installation of 14 new commercial projectors that display complex visual... More...

Secretary of Labor Visits SCI-Paducah October 8, 2007

Secretary of Labor Elaine L. Chao visited the Seamen's Church Institute's Paducah Center on Oct. 3, 2007. The tour included an opportunity to interact with a training class in session and... More...