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South South Shields Marine School, Maritime Open Day


South South Shields Marine School, Maritime Open Day


On Campus


Saturday November 12th 2022 – 10am-2pm

Booking Link:

Contact: 0191 427 3517

It’s time to make waves with a career at sea at our Maritime Open Day on Saturday 11th November. The event will give you an in-depth look at life in the merchant navy and the types of training programmes on offer including our pre-cadet school leavers programme and Navigation, Engineering and Electro-Technical cadetships.

Our event is the perfect way to find out how to get started in the maritime industry and world-leading training organisations, known as shipping companies, will actively be recruiting for Officers in Navigation, Engineering and Electro-Technical (ETO).

During the event, you’ll be able to:

Chat to industry experts and maritime lecturing staff

Tour our campus and award-winning facilities

Meet current students and cadets

Find out what a career at sea & sponsorship entails by speaking to shipping companies

Speak to our student services team for any financial assistance  

If you like what you see, you can apply for a course there and then and sit back and wait to set sail on your dream career!

Don’t miss out! Check out the events page for further updates – Marine Events | South Tyneside College (

Event: 12/11/2022

Warsash Maritime School, Open Day


Warsash Maritime School, Open Day


On Campus



Booking link:

Our careers in maritime on-campus open day will give you an insight into what a career in the maritime industry has to offer, and the training programmes to qualify as a ship’s navigation (deck), engineer or electro-technical officer in the Merchant Navy and on superyachts.

Many of the major British shipping companies and recruitment and training companies who recruit cadets will be available to give information about the career opportunities they offer. Our teaching staff are also on hand to talk about the academic side of training.

You’ll also be able to tour our campus and residences, join a variety of general presentations and speak to our teams about accommodation options, applying and enrolling, student support, funding and much more!

The programme of events will be sent to you in advance.

Event: 08/10/2022