Phone: 401-849-1257


344 Aquidneck Avenue / Middletown, RI 02842



Confident Captain/Ocean Pros ranks among the best when it comes to providing training, instruction, education and consultation for mariners of all skill levels worldwide. Our instructors come from a variety of maritime backgrounds and are respected professionals who work diligently to ensure that their students receive quality training. The real world experience possessed by our instructors will translate into the best learning experience for our students and more success for them throughout their tenure as a Captain!

For more information about Confident Captain/Ocean Pros, our courses, or training facility, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Captain Kent Dresser
President / Founder
Capt. Kent Dresser began working as a watch-stander for Safe/Sea in 1989 at the age of 14. In 1992, at age 18, Capt. Dresser became…
Captain Eddie Persichetti
Lead Captain
Having grown up in Southern New Jersey, Captain Eddie has been on the water since his early teens. After completing his BA at La Salle…
Captain Pete Alarie
Senior RYA Instructor
Capt. Peter Alarie took his first sailing lesson in 1979, an early beginning to a long career on the water. Sailing and racing at the…