The MSSC is a maritime-focused safety and security-training center located in Richmond, California. It was developed through a public/private partnership between the Chevron Richmond Refinery and California State University, Maritime Academy. Cal Maritime will operate the center.
The Center's focus is on uniform training using common standards of practice to fortify coordinated responses. We provide integrated safety and security planning, preparedness, response and mitigation training and strategies to guarantee an operational whole.
Maritime Transportation System: Rail, Truck, Ship
The Petrochemical Industry (Refineries)
First Responders: Law Enforcement, Fire Departments
Emergency Preparedness Planners
Military & Department of Homeland Security
Disaster and Humanitarian Responders
Programs and Services
Ongoing Professional Development
MTSA 109 Courses
Marine Firefighting and Safety
Industrial Firefighting and Emergency Response
Small Arms Certification
Various Drills & Exercises
Small Boat Operations
Custom Courses and Consulting
Faculty and Staff
MSSC has content experts on staff to develop courses, deliver instruction, and provide technical assistance. Our instructors are experienced veterans who hold nationally recognized training certifications and are ready to meet the training needs of your organization.