Outstanding Maritime Training

Our first class teaching staff and excellent industry standard facilities allow us to offer some of the best maritime training in the world.

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The Seamanship Centre

The Seamanship Centre has a worldwide reputation for outstanding maritime training. Our first class teaching staff and excellent industry standard facilities allow us to offer some of the best maritime training in the world in a flexible, friendly and professional manner. We offer professional industry training to international shipping companies, the offshore and yachting industries.

We are MCA, MSO, RYA and ISA approved training providers. At The Seamanship Centre we pride ourselves in going the extra mile to ensure that our students have a worthwhile experience and leave us having upped their game and passed the exam. To this end we will arrange extra tuition in the evenings, if an exam candidate is finding the going a bit tough or has difficulty with a specific task or concept. We do not charge extra for this but believe that as we rely on word of mouth to fill our classes that our extra effort will be rewarded by positive referrals to new clients.

Upcoming Courses

  1. ISA / RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Shorebased

    Monday 1st November - Saturday 6th November
  2. ISA Coastal Navigation for Small Boats. (under 24 meters)

    Monday 8th November - Tuesday 9th November
  3. Master Passenger Boat.

    Monday 8th November - Friday 26th November
  4. ISA National Powerboat. RYA Level 2

    Wednesday 10th November - Thursday 11th November
  5. MCA Approved Stability Course. (1 day)

    Wednesday 10th November

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Meeting targets

Getting the performance we expect from vessels and achieving what the sales team promised us at purchase enquiry stage will slowly fall-off over time. Undertaking a maintenance regime must commence from the moment of delivery. Sometimes however, planned maintenance...

Corrosion Concerns

Good vessel upkeep requires a continuous inspection of all areas; hull, machinery and the various equipment inside and outside. With a focused mindset we can often identify issues more readily compared with normal day to day work practices. Time given to detailed...

Practising what we preach….

  The centres boat got her annual attention recently before being laid-up. Extra time was given to renewing the pencil anodes about the engine cooler box and outdrive, in addition to the usual checklist of items before calling the boat fully ‘winterised’.This...