Capt Roy's Marine Training
Capt Roy's Marine Training
P.O. Box 1038
Seabrook, TX 77586
U.S. Coast Guard Approved Captain's License Courses
Marine Safety Training
Capt. Bennie is the CEO and Lead Instructor of Capt. Roy's. September 1,
2013 he took over the day to day operations of Capt. Roy's. He holds a 25 Ton
Master's, near coastal license with Commercial Assistance Towing. He has
brought with him a great deal of experience on Power Vessels and holds a
degree in education.
Capt Bennie, for the last 10 years, has also been co-host of the Sports Radio
610 Outdoor Show and has been featured speaker for several seminars and
Fishing professionally for several years, he participated in Gulf Coast
Troutmasters Series, Oberto Redfish Cup Series, IFA Redfish Tour and FLW
Redfish Series. In 2007 he won the FLW Redfish Series Championship held in
Orange Beach, Alabama.
He is a current member of Coastal Conservation Association, The Power
Squadron and The Galveston Bay Foundation.
In addition to his on the water experience, he has many years teaching
experience in the classroom.
Captain Bill holds a 50 Ton Masters Near Coastal with the
Auxiliary Sail and Commercial Assistance Towing endorsements. He has been
operating his own boats, ranging from bass boats to 30 foot sailboats, since the
early 1970s and has extensive experience operating larger sailboats since the
1990s. He holds a Masters Degree in Education and has been involved in adult
education since 1980 and is currently an adjunct instructor of education at
Sam Houston State University. Captain Bill's drive to “Make a Difference” in
the classroom adds another dimension to his teaching style.
Capt. Rick Fisher holds a Masters license with Commercial Assistance Towing
and Auxiliary Sailing Endorsement. Capt. Rick has a great deal of experience
on both Power and Sailing vessels, which he enjoys sharing with his students.
He is a certified instructor with the U.S. Power Squadron, and is a Texas
Parks and Wildlife Department certified boating safety instructor. Rick is also
a marine surveyor and member of both the Society of Accredited Marine
Surveyors (SAMS), and the American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC).
Capt Joe Burrell holds a 50 Ton Masters Near Coastal License with Auxiliary
Sail Endorsement. Capt Joe has extensive experience with both sailing and
power vessels up to 45' and has made several Gulf of Mexico crossings. Having
attended SUNY Maritime Academy, he brings considerable knowledge and
expertise along with exceptional teaching experience to the classroom and is a
great addition to Capt Roy's staff.
For more information:
Capt Bennie Hatten
Capt Bill Nowlin
Capt Rick Fisher
Capt Joe Burrell