Careers At Sea

Life at sea

Life at sea

Worldwide travel. A close-knit team. Skills to last a lifetime. These are just some of the things that inspire people to embark on a career at sea. Read the stories below to find out more about life and work in the Merchant Navy, from Ratings and Cadets right up to Captains.

South Shields Marine School, Maritime Open Day

28/01/2023

South Shields Marine School, Maritime Open Day

Location:

On Campus

Details:

Saturday 28th January 2023 – 10am-2pm

Contact: 0191 427 3517 (info@tynecoast.ac.uk)

It’s time to make waves with a career at sea at our Maritime Careers Day on Saturday 28th January. 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 this events page for further updates – Events – Marine | South Tyneside College (stc.ac.uk)

Event: 28/01/2023

South Shields Marine School, Maritime Open Day

22/04/2023

South Shields Marine School, Maritime Open Day

Location:

On Campus

Details:

Saturday 22nd April 2023 – 10am-2pm

Contact: 0191 427 3517 (info@tynecoast.ac.uk)

It’s time to make waves with a career at sea at our Maritime Careers Day on Saturday 22nd April 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 – Events – Marine | South Tyneside College (stc.ac.uk)

Event: 22/04/2023

South Shields Marine School, Maritime Open Day

12/11/2022

South Shields Marine School, Maritime Open Day

Location:

On Campus

Details:

Saturday 12th November 2022 – 10am-2pm

Booking Link: https://forms.office.com/r/SxmpPEHmDQ

Contact: 0191 427 3517 info@tynecoast.ac.uk

It’s time to make waves with a career at sea at our Maritime Open Day on Saturday 12th 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 (stc.ac.uk)

Event: 12/11/2022

Warsash Maritime School, Open Day

08/10/2022

Warsash Maritime School, Open Day

Location:

On Campus

Details:

9.30am-2pm

Booking link: https://app.geckoform.com/public/#/modern/FOEU02af92yNzVEs

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