Virtual Open Event

Thursday, May 28th, 10am-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 event on Thursday, May 28th between 10am-4pm.

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.

Our dedicated student advisors will also be available via our LiveChat portal to talk you through your options and advise which maritime qualification may be best for you. 

How do I attend?

  1. Register your interest here.
  2. Visit between 10am-4pm on Thursday, May 28th and view our LiveChat button in the bottom right corner of the screen.
  3. You can access this service via your laptop, phone or tablet – from the comfort of your own home.
  4. 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!


Virtual Open Event dates:

  • Thursday, May 28th, 10am to 4pm


Virtual Advice and Enrolment dates:

  • From Monday, June 1st, we will be available Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm.