In parallel with academic education, Military and Maritime Education are provided to the Cadet Petty Οfficers both theoretically and practically. The objectives of the provided instruction are the Cadet Petty Οfficers’ seamanship, their familiarisation with the maritime environment, as well as the enhancement of Cadet Petty Οfficers’ military knowledge and virtues.

In addition, during the winter term, training trips ranging from two to three days in duration are carried out once a month on vessels of the Hellenic Fleet. During these trips Cadet Petty Οfficers are accompanied by Οfficers, Warrant Officers and Petty Officers of the Academy.