Submarine Learning Center Detachment San Diego

We are a highly capable Training facility with over 40 Instructors at the ready to train class' from basic Fire Fighting to advanced Targeting Computers.
We have the latest SMMTT trainer
Able to perform navigation training just like the real world situations
Always willing to put out a fire


SLC DET SD provides basic training through advanced individual and unit level instruction designed for the qualification and certification necessary of the officers and enlisted in the submarine and surface communities.


Be the leaders in the development, evolution, and facilitation of submarine team and maintenance training.

Guiding Principles

All hands shall ensure the knowledge and operational proficiency of submarines personnel are enhanced in every practical way.

All hands will aggressively seek out and pursue methods to enhance the professional development, quality of life, and personal advancement of their subordinates and themselves.

All hands will accept personal responsibility for maintenance and preservation of our buildings, trainers, equipment, and facilities as well as conserving funds and resources where ever practical.

All hands shall demonstrate naval leadership by exemplifying the Navy Core Values of Honor Courage and Commitment and reflect these values in our instruction to students.

Officer in Charge

CDR Nathaniel R. Reed, USN

Officer in Charge
Assistant Officer In Charge

LCDR Jonathan Nelson, USN

Assistant Officer In Charge
Senior Enlisted Leader

MMCM(SS) Richard J. Moses, USN

Senior Enlisted Leader
Submarine Training Facility Det San Diego
544 White Road
San Diego, California 92106-3550
DSN - 553-7234

Command/Directorate Contact Numbers
Quarterdeck - 619-553-7234
Command Duty Officer - 619-818-3677
Officer in Charge - 619-553-7284
Executive Officer - 619-553-2695
Command Master Chief - 619-553-7281
Security Manager - 619-553-7221
Contracting Off Representative - 619-553-0454
Learning Standards Officer - 619-553-0454
Public Affairs Officer - 619-553-7276
Administrative Office - 619-553-7282
Command Safety Officer - 619-553-7376
Navigation Department Director - 619-553-0595
Tactics Department Director - 619-553-7221
Engineering Department Director - 619-553-7272

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