The Merchant Navy doesn’t just promise an exciting adventure, but job satisfaction. Whichever role you choose, you can be sure a career at sea will offer a lifetime of rewarding challenges, skills and the professional seafaring certifications you need to progress.

We are a renowned maritime teaching establishment catering to local and international students – delivering portfolio of maritime qualifications ranging from HNC to HND and other short courses.

Current facilities include state of art Navigation Bridge Simulator, Electronic Navigation simulator, Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) simulator, Electronic Chart Display and Information System (ECDIS) simulator and Oil Tanker simulator as well as Survival at Sea training where a range of severe weather conditions are simulated in a dedicated environmental pool.

If you tick all of the boxes below, these courses are for you:

  • You want to enjoy an exciting and lifelong career
  • Work with the latest technology
  • Travel the world
  • Gain academic and professional qualifications
  • Get paid while training
  • Fees covered by sponsoring ship companies
  • Earn an excellent salary

STCW Maritime courses

95% of students that applied to university from East Coast College gained a place

Related Courses

Merchant Navy Deck Cadet Programme

  • Course Duration:3 years

  • Study Level:Level 3

    Study Level:Level 4

  • Method of Study:Full-time

Merchant Navy Deck Cadet Programme: View Course

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