Software, services, and expertise for the business of shipbuilding.

        • Achieve a Quick ROI
        • Sliced implementations and our expertise means a benefit from day one, without a lengthy setup.

        • Integrate, Collaborate, Re-use
        • SSI’s Open Shipbuilding Platform gives you a future-proof source of truth for your shipbuilding projects.

        • Change Management
        • Get visibility into changes, understand the impacts, and have the right information at the right time to execute the change.

        • Adapt and Innovate
        • Create a local or virtualized shipbuilding environment for your global distributed workforce.

        • Design
        • The most significant opportunities to impact the cost of building and operating a ship are found in the design and engineering phase.

          Initial Design  |  Basic Design  |  Detailed Design

        • Build
        • Even a smaller shipbuilding project is immense in scope and scale. Manage the challenges that are unique to ship construction.

          Prepare  |  Fabricate  |  Assemble

        • Maintain
        • With the majority of a ship’s life taking place after it’s been built, it’s crucial to ensure that the organization has a clear picture of the vessel at all times.

          Digital Twin  |  Repair / Refit  |  Operations

        • Nexus
        • SSI Nexus is the place where users, creators, & implementers of SSI software get together. Here they discuss best practices & industry trends, tackle common challenges, gain access to the latest software, and provide input into the future of the products that bring them together.

        • MyLearning
        • SSI MyLearning is where SSI users can access detailed training exercises, materials, courses, and certifications. The self-directed training curriculum ensures that training happens on your schedule and when you need it most.

        • SSI Blogs
        • The SSI blog is your place to get insights into the intersection of shipbuilding and technology, how our industry is moving forward, and keep up with SSI news. It’s the only place to read the latest from Denis Morais and Darren Larkins, SSI’s co-CEOs.

          Lighthouse Waveform  |  Shipbuilding Solutions

        • ShipConstructor
        • Engineering information is a shipbuilder’s most important asset. Getting that information to fit your business means using a solution that is built to handle shipbuilding’s unique challenges and information requirements throughout each stage of a vessel’s lifecycle.

        • EnterprisePlatform
        • Every process in a shipyard requires data. Seamlessly sharing that data across tools in the correct format needed allows for meaningful, actionable information to be consumed throughout the organization. Providing the freedom to choose the tailored tools required for a shipbuilding project.

        • ShipbuildingPLM
        • ShipbuildingPLM is the only product lifecycle management (PLM) platform that is specifically built for the business of shipbuilding. It allows your shipyard to manage and organize information, understand change, build a foundation for digital innovation, and support MRO activities – without the risks and costs of traditional PLM implementations.

        • Company
        • Learn more about SSI and our leadership.

        • Locations & Contact
        • You need a partner with a global presence.

        • News
        • The latest on SSI and shipbuilding.

        • Events
        • Join us at our next event, conference, or trade show.

        • Partners
        • Learn more about our Platform and Development Partners.

        • Clients
        • See the industry leaders who trust SSI.

        • Careers
        • Help us make the business of shipbuilding possible.

SSI Certified Training is a comprehensive training program designed by SSI for its ShipConstructor and EnterprisePlatform software. For consistency, the training has been standardized for use around the world by our Certified Instructors. All training is hands-on in SSI’s Training Project and consists of completing realistic activities and exercises directly related to ship design and engineering.

Certifications may be earned for various levels of proficiency and then used as evidence of competency. By completing a combination of Core and Elective classes, you can become an SSI Certified User or an SSI Certified Professional. You will also receive a registered certificate for every class you complete.

Courses are pre-selected bundles of Core classes with several Elective classes and offer three levels of Professional Certification:

  • SSI Certified User: Successfully completed any single Class
  • SSI Certified Professional: Successfully completed ALL Core Classes + 2 Elective classes in Hull & Structure or Outfitting
  • SSI Certified Specialist: Successfully completed ALL Core Classes + ALL Elective classes in Hull & Structure or Outfitting

Why take Certified Training?

Course Details

Training for Individuals

Advance your Career with a Credential of Expertise

SSI will be heavily promoting this program to employers in the shipbuilding industry. If you are a job seeker or desire a raise or promotion, you need something to distinguish yourself. A certification of your proficiency in ShipConstructor software will help you stand out. In order to advance your career, it is recommended that you become certified in ShipConstructor usage by SSI.

Flexible Options via SSI Learning

SSI Certified Training is available via MyLearning. You can use this material to work at your own pace and/or with assistance from SSI.

Training for Companies

Boost Productivity and Aid Hiring

You want your staff to be as productive as possible. Certifications from SSI allow you to quickly find out who is qualified for a job and determine the best people to promote. Certifications make evaluation easier. This is because certification is powerful evidence that a user is knowledgeable enough to deliver high quality and efficiency. Seeing a software certification from SSI allows you to have higher confidence in your staff and subcontractors.

Flexible Options via SSI Learning

SSI Certified Training is available via MYLearning. You can use this material to work at your own pace and/or with assistance from SSI.

Training for Academic Institutions

Help your Graduates Succeed

Experts in shipbuilding, software and education have developed the SSI Certified Training Curriculum. This content is the best available tool for giving students real-world training in software used around the world for ship design and engineering.

SSI is heavily promoting these certifications to the shipbuilding industry and encouraging employers to list this certification as a credential necessary for employment.

You could help your graduates find employment in this industry (and differentiate yourself from other academic institutions) by offering classes preparing students to achieve these certifications. This material is a good fit for naval architecture and marine engineering programs.

Prepackaged Curriculum

The course work and activities have already been done for you!

We’ve created the lessons and exercises, developed a tool to quickly and thoroughly check students’ Training projects and will create and issue the certificates for you. Once your Instructors have become Certified themselves, your institution will have access to the complete Certified Training program for your students.

Materials Available for Academic Institutions:

SSI will provide PDF workbooks with step-by-step instructions and screenshots, free software licenses and a realistic Training project in which to complete the activities and exercises.

Flexible Options via SSI Learning

SSI Certified Training is available via MyLearning. You can use this material to work at your own pace and/or with assistance from SSI.