Physical Training School was established on 18th July 1967 with the commissioning of the Naval & Maritime Academy. Before being attached to the NMA this was functioned for the purpose of Dockyard sport activities and it was established in the year 1965 as a sport office.
The first batch of 10 Physical training sailors had been trained in PT School in 1967. Thereafter 13 sailors were trained as Physical Training Instructors in 1979. First PT II qualifying course was conducted in 1991. Earlier PT I qualifying course had been conducted in foreign countries and later it was started to conduct the same course at the NMA since 2002.
To impart knowledge on all sports / sport science, games, recreational training, swimming and physical training to enable branch sailors to be able to conduct instructional classes and make both officers and sailors physically fit for excellence in the naval service.
Officer In Charge
Tel: +94 26 7761330
Second In Charge