Comprehensive crew training is essential in taking full advantage of a naval vessel’s capabilities. Lürssen’s in-depth training gets the best out of every crew. It enables clients to reach their goals in reducing operational costs and in enhancing fleet readiness.

Our trainers ensure cutting-edge expertise in complex vessels and systems. It is our mission to turn staff into skilled, motivated and committed operators. With success: over the past 35 years, we have qualified 5,800 trainees for civilian and naval clients.

The best conditions for subsequent success

Training is provided in the best environment for the job. We offer instruction at the Lürssen Training Center ?(LTC) in Bremen, on the client’s premises, on the vessel or all of the above. The LTC is equipped with state-of-the-art training facilities and modern technology such as simulators, which make practice exercises as realistic as possible. It offers comfortable living conditions with accommodation for more than 130 trainees. The LTC is adapted to cultural needs, providing separate spaces
for male and female crew members and so forth.


The following is an overview of the comprehensive training services we provide:


  • Training needs analysis (TNA)
  • Basic technical training
  • Operational training
  • Maintenance training
  • On-the-job training
  • Ship safety training
  • Know-how transfer
  • Training management
  • Language training

Damage control

Lürssen designs and builds customised
damage training simulators for realistic crew training,
even on board. This results in safe and optimised training
and reduced operational expenses. Training focal points


  • Vessel flooding control
  • Firefighting
  • Emergency bilge pumping
  • Electrical damage control
  • Rescue measures