Los Angeles Maritime Institute’s award-winning TopSail Youth Program exposes youth to a world beyond their communities where they are provided with real-life challenges and hands-on learning opportunities not available in the traditional classroom. Youth who have participated in our program become role models for other youth, demonstrating firsthand the power of at-sea experiences to change lives! Learn more.
Our TopSail STEM Adventure Program builds on our signature program and expands the STEM framework organic to our program. Tall ships are exciting hands-on STEM learning environments! Learn more.
This volunteer program for ages 13-19 has become well established as a vital component of LAMI’s mission. Learn more.
A ship at sea has been described as a microcosm of the planet. Learn more.