About Columbia Pacific Maritime

Columbia Pacific Maritime is a US Coast Guard approved school operated out
of our home located in the Parkrose district of NE Portland, Oregon. The
school is centrally located near lodging and restaurants, and only a few
minutes from the Portland International Airport (PDX).

    It is the mission of Columbia Pacific Maritime to provide US Coast Guard
    approved courses in a small classroom environment with frequent
    scheduling options.

To accomplish this mission statement we schedule all classes over consecutive
days seven days a week on a two-week rotating schedule; and each class size
is limited to a manageable number that promotes student success.

Columbia Pacific Maritime Staff

Pat Degner is the office manager. Office hours are from 7:45AM to noon
daily. Please contact Pat for all scheduling information. She can be reached by
calling (503) 841-6066. If there is no answer leave a message and she will
return your call as soon as possible.

Dennis Degner is the Director and primary instructor. He is a professionally
licensed captain with 40 years of commercial sailing experience on vessels of
from 40 to 208 feet long; and he has over 20 years of experience teaching US
Coast Guard approved courses.

John Degner is a part-time instructor who sails as mate on towing vessels.

Contact Information

    Physical Address                                         View on Google Maps >>     
    13211 NE Thompson Court (NOT Road)
    Portland, Oregon 97230

    Phone: (503) 841-6066

If you have a question regarding professional requirements or the application
process you can email them to Dennis and he will get back to you the same
day in most cases.
Columbia Pacific Maritime
Portland, Oregon

(503) 841-6066
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Columbia Pacific Maritime
Dennis A. Degner (c) 2015
Recommended Lodging
The following lodging options are
recommended because of they are
within a few minutes from the school
in light traffic.

    Candlewood Suites
    11250 NE Holman Street
    Portland, OR 97220
    (503) 255-4003

    Extended Stay America
    17777 NE Sacramento St.
    Portland, OR 97220
    (503) 661-0226

    Holiday Inn Express
    11938 NE Airport Way
    Portland, OR 97220
    (503) 251-9991

    Best Western Pony Soldier
    9901 NE Sandy Blvd
    Portland, OR 97220
    (503) 256-1504

    LaQuinta Inn & Suites
    11207 NE Holman St.
    Portland, OR 97220
    (503) 382-3820

    Rolling Hills Mobile RV Park
    20145 NE Sandy Blvd.
    Fairview, OR
    (503) 666-7282

    Air BnB Website >>
    Search the Air BnB website
    using the school address for
    private rooms to rent. There
    are several reasonably priced
    rooms available close to the
    school. The school address is:
    13211 NE Thompson Court
    Portland, Oregon 97230