SMC Cadetship Training Courses
Discover an exhilarating career path in the Merchant Navy with our comprehensive Officer Cadet Training Courses. At SMC, we take pride in offering a full sponsored, highly sought after training program that blends academic excellence with real-world experience at sea. Whether you envision yourself on ferries, container ships, offshore vessels, cruise ships or tankers, we have the perfect sponsor options for your chosen industry.
As you set sail on this journey, our expert team will be here to support you at all stages of your training. Our training team will visit you regularly at your college to carry out inductions and ensure you are progressing through your academics as well as ensuring you are ready for your sea phase. During your sea phase we will be here to support you from arranging your travel to and from the vessel to offering advice on how to complete your Training Record Books. All of our expert training team provide first hand experience from their time at sea on various ships and in various roles.
Our Cadetships encompass five well-structured phases, allowing you to deepen your knowledge at a prestigious UK college while working onboard our client shipping companies vessels. As you progress through the program, you’ll be guided by industry professionals, honing your skills on deck, engineering, or electro-technical disciplines. Plus you’ll receive a competitive training allowance through the three years.
Upon successful completion of the three-year cadetship, you’ll emerge as a fully qualified Officer, equipped to navigate the vast oceans and work on any merchant ship. The opportunities are boundless.
Join us today and set course for a fulfilling career in the Merchant Navy.