Marvin Shields Seabee Battalion

is a federally chartered non-profit civilian training organization, for youth ages 10 through 17. We are sponsored by the Navy League of the United States and supported by the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard.

Photo of a SeaBee sculpture located in front of a building and heavy equipment at the Jacksonville Construction Battalion Maintenance Unit


Our Mission:

Our mission is “to encourage and aid American youth to develop, train them in seagoing skills, and to teach them patriotism, courage, self-reliance and kindred virtues.”

- NSCC Charter - 36 USC 1541