Virtual Advice and Enrolment Events
Every Tuesday and Thursday throughout July and August from 10am to 4pm.
Thinking about a career at sea? Studying at South Shields Marine School will certainly give you the platform to start a flourishing maritime career.
We have recently been awarded the Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education 2019, and with our close partnerships with some of the world’s largest shipping companies, we are proud that many of our students successfully secure paid sponsorship opportunities globally whilst completing their studies with us.
Based at our state-of-the-art facilities, we offer a wide range of maritime courses, meaning our students learn the necessary academic, technical and safety skills to succeed.
To learn more, join us for our virtual open events every Tuesday and Thursday, 10am-4pm throughout July and August via our LiveChat portal. Our dedicated student advisors will be available to talk you through your options and advise which maritime qualification may be best for you.
You will have the opportunity to talk to our experienced marine teaching staff who will be on hand to tell you about the endless maritime career opportunities.
How do I attend?
- Visit www.stc.ac.uk/marine between 10am-4pm and click on our LiveChat button in the bottom right corner of the screen.
- You can access this service via your laptop, phone or tablet – from the comfort of your own home.
- If you already know what you want to study, you can apply online now by browsing our courses here.
Don’t miss out on exploring an education with an award-winning maritime training provider!
Missed our Virtual Maritime Careers Day?
Check out some of our video messages here.
If you require any further information and would like to apply for a course, you can do so directly via our website by clicking here.
Live Q&A with RFA
The Royal Fleet Auxiliary is the largest employer of British merchant seafarers in the world. Interested in finding out how you can join the RFA as a sponsored cadet?
Find out more at our exclusive live Q&A session on July 14th at 3pm.
You must pre-register to receive the live event link.
Pre-Cadet Virtual Event
Are you aged 16+ and leaving school this summer? An exciting opportunity awaits!
Discover your route into the Merchant Navy at South Shields Marine School’s Virtual Pre-Cadet open event on Thursday 16th July, from 2pm-4pm.
All you have to do is visit our website www.stc.ac.uk/marine and click the LiveChat portal then you will be transferred instantly to our maritime experts. After all your questions have been answered, you can then apply online!
Our pre-cadet programme is an introductory one-year training course which will teach you the skills to get a head start in the maritime industry and we are confident that there is no better way than South Shields Marine School to set yourself up for a successful career at sea. It can also lead to full-time sponsorship from a shipping company.