OREGON'S MARITIME TRAINING COLLEGE
The Marine and Environmental Research and Training Station (MERTS) is your "one-stop shopping center" for education in Maritime Science, coastal resources, environmental studies, scientific research training and Industrial and Manufacturing Technologies. Located on South Tongue Point, near the mouth of the Columbia River about four miles east of Astoria, MERTS is growing into the most comprehensive industrial and marine technology center in the Pacific Northwest.
COURSES COMING SOON:
Electronic Chart Display and Information System ECDIS
Vessel Personnel with Designated Security Duties VPDSD
Our educational partners in MERTS are Oregon Health and Science University  in Hillsboro.