A career at sea

Explore a world of opportunities

The shipping industry offers the chance of an adventurous lifestyle packed with exciting and well-paid career prospects in a dynamic and growing industry, and provides challenges and responsibility for those who want more from a career than the usual 'nine to five' routine.

Use the links below to find out more about officer cadet training at the Warsash School of Maritime Science and Engineering.

A career at sea

Find out more about becoming an officer cadet in the Merchant Navy.

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How to apply

Think a career at sea is for you? Find out to apply.

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New cadets

Essential information for all our new cadets.

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Career progression

Find out where a career at sea could take you.

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