World leader in maritime safety

Safety training

​​​​​​World-class safety training

VIKING Safety Academy is a global training provider covering the world with onboard assessment, practical training and e-learning.

Want to reduce the costs, delays and sheer hassle associated with traditional land-based training for boats, davits and hooks?

We provide a 'blended learning' universe - a mix of land-based training facilities and unique e-learning software - that offers unbeatable value for money while ensuring world class safety skills for your officers and crew.

Blended learning for new flexibility

Blended learning refers to the ability to undertake safety certification and refresher courses via a mix of land-based training facilities and e-learning software - letting your specific needs and actions determine the right combination.

We offer the full spectrum of certified training for marine, offshore and defence professionals, including STCW and specific equipment training - as well as a range of online training modules to help keep on-the-job skills sharp.

VIKING Safety Academy mix of e-learning and onshore training

Instant advantages of VIKING Safety Academy

  • Everything you need from a single source
  • Four onshore training facilities in Greece, Norway, Thailand and Denmark
  • Train with the world leader in maritime safety
  • Advanced (yet easy to use) 24/7 e-learning solutions
  • Train with the boat, davit and hook brands you're most likely to have on board
  • Global on site training

VIKING Safety Academy free-fall lifeboat testing

Free-fall lifeboat training


VIKING Safety Academy free-fall lifeboat training

Free-fall lifeboat training


VIKING Safety Academy free-fall lifeboat training

Free-fall lifeboat training


VIKING Safety Academy rescue frame training

Rescue frame training from rescue boat


Onshore training centers

Train your crew in customized facilities at VIKING Safety Academy's three onshore academies located in Norway, Greece and Denmark.

The academies offer a wide range of practical and theoretical training as well as onboard training and assessment. And we comply with the highest standards -  including OPITO, STCW and NOROG.

Here's just a few examples of the hands-on training you can do at VIKING Safety Academy:

  • Free-fall and conventional lifeboat
  • Fast rescue boat and MOB Boat
  • Sea Survival
  • First aid
  • Fire fighting
  • VIKING equipment and emergency system

24/7 e-learning at its best

We've developed an innovative solution for onboard training that takes e-learning to a completely new level:

  • Precise, real-time overview of crew competencies
  • Efficient training when and where it's most convenient
  • Always available - regardless of your online/offline status

What's more, training can also be tracked, assessed and scheduled from any location - onshore or at sea - 24/7.

E-learning VIKING Safety Academy

There's more to VIKING Safety Academy

Take courses, develop your skills, get feedback from specialist trainers and complete or refresh certifications. Whenever you need to. You can also use one of our many training videos to ensure everyone's 100% ready should an emergency occur.

Comprehensive materials have been created to support training and operational contexts, including manuals, videos, quick-reference sheets, signage and much more. All designed to be clear, concise and easy to understand.

Additionally, our safety training specialists are always available to help you plan and optimize your training - or to help with hands-on training either on board, at your premises or at a VIKING Safety Academy facility.

Get more information about VIKING Safety Academy ​​​​​​​

>> Send an email to safetyacademy@viking-life.com

Our training facilities:​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

VIKING Safety Academy Greece

Address: 1st Km Lavriou - Souniou

19500 Lavrio

Attica, Greece

VIKING Safety Academy Denmark

Address: Saedding Ringvej 13

6710 Esbjerg

Esbjerg, Denmark