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Ohio's marine trades

The Ohio Marine Trades Association (OMTA) in partnership with the Great Lakes Community Action Partnership (GLCAP) created this portal to attract more individuals to careers in the marine trades and to provide technical education and training resources in the state of Ohio.

The Ohio marine industry is experiencing excellent growth as recreational boating and water lifestyle activities are becoming more prominent.  The industry is exceptionally broad in terms of job opportunities and there is a proven need for skilled and qualified tradespeople to execute these jobs. OMTA and GLCAP are here to inform and inspire individuals to explore the Ohio marine trades.

Marine Careers

Conserving careers in the marine industry is very important.  In Ohio specifically, there are various full-time, lucrative positions presenting a bright future for anyone interested and willing.


There is a great demand for individuals with the proper education and training to execute all levels of a job in the marine industry.  Ohio is home to a significant number of trade programs that teach skills translatable to these jobs.  Learn more about education opportunities here.


Valuable financial opportunities are available for individuals interested in pursuing education and training in a marine-related field.

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