The Weihai naval forces school located at the Liu Kung Island west end, is the Qing government after the Fuzhou ship politics school, the Tianjin naval forces school, the Guangdong amphibious school organizes fourth trains the naval officers the school. After the Beiyang navy forms an army, Li Hongzhang presents a memorial requesting in Liu Kung Island sets up the naval forces school, with the aim of nearby studying technologies and so on driving, torpedo, arms. This school began construction in 1889, to build house nearly 70, the area nearly 20,000 square meters. 1890 the year on June 3, the Weihai naval forces school completes and starts to teach, naval forces prefect Ding Ruchang holds a concurrent post of the school administrator, gets down supposes committee member, to raise adjusts, the total teacher, foreign language teacher each, Chinese written language teacher two, has agilely, Kang Ji, Weiyuan, the amusium japonicus four training ships. The start has English, the geometry, the algebra, driving and the naval gun drill procedure, the turbine, the astronomy, the geography, the swim under water. submerge and so on 30 in hall and the outfield topic. All rules and regulations, manage , the rewards and punishment and so on to press the Tianjin naval forces school regulation to handle. Because this school is situated in the Beiyang navy base prestige harbor, the navy facility may as student practice, the partial teachers also hold a concurrent post of by Beiyang navy's coach, the student while school study, may embark the practice actual operation, this merit is other naval forces school does not have.
The Weihai naval forces school only recruits session of students (total 46), because latter destroys Yu Jia noon the flames of war, the partial students change over to the Tianjin naval forces school to continue to study. Of but many a people of great ability and tremendous potential, student Wu Renli is Weihai the naval forces school graduation first, successively holds important post of Beiyang, the National government, lieutenant general the military rank, after new China was established, once was appointed Anhui Province committee member, the national committee member, People's Republic of China Central People's Government military board member . Luo Kaibang also successively holds National government war department vice minister, the proxy war department total length, lieutenant general the military rank. Moreover, Yang Jiao repairs, the Cui Fuwen, Li traditional in the navy service, is famous navy military officer .
Shandong, ancient place of for the Qi and Lu, located at the east China coast, the Yellow River downstream, the Beijing Hangzhou big canal's north section, the provincial capital supposes in Jinan, in the province the main super city has Jinan, Qingdao, Yantai, Zibo. Western connects the interior, with Hebei, Henan, Anhui, Jiangsu four provinces borders on separately from north to south; Middle high suddenly, Taishan is the throughout peak; The eastern Shandong Peninsula enters Yellow Sea, north separates the Bohai Sea channel and the Liaodong Peninsula relative, surrounds and protects Beijing and Tianjin and Persian Gulf, east separates Yellow Sea and the Korean Peninsula faces one another, the southeast is near depends on broad Yellow Sea, to look out south East China Sea and Japan the chain islands.