aboard demands a lot of discipline and the spirit
of brotherhood; out of that, EFOMM cadets are
submitted to a rigorous routine, which aims at
better molding the professional character of the
future Brazilian Merchant Marine Officers.
routine starts early in the morning; Before
sunrise they are awaken and soon all cadets
should be formed ON Alameda Alegrete to
go to have breakfast. Afterwards, the professional
classes with technical contents, which give
the students a vast knowledge about the
routine aboard and the activities exerted
by deck and engineering Merchant Marine
In the afternoons activities focus on the
sports and cadets are subdivided into various
teams as Sailing, Rowing, Swimming, Soccer,
Volleyball, Basketball, Judo, Futsal and
the nights, cadets enjoy their leisure time studying
or engaging in activities such as Jumping, Step
and Muscling classes, as well as Academic Clubs,
the Library, the Reading Saloon, Cinema and Theatre.
the academic year goes by, various instruction
visits aboard merchant and war ships, as well
as salvage and shooting practices.