The Merchant Navy is the name given to the commercial shipping industry. It is made up of shipping companies that own and manage a wide range of different types and sizes of ships. A Merchant Navy officer job is one of the most prestigious career option.
The World merchant fleet operates worldwide and includes:
some of the most prestigious cruise companies in the world
container ships carrying a variety of cargo
high-tech ferries carrying millions of passengers each year
high-quality oil, gas and chemical tankers of all sizes
modern bulk carriers carrying ores, grain and coal
specialised vessels, including support for the offshore oil and gas industry
Would you like a career where:
you are paid while you learn Merchant Navy Jobs Training
you get the chance to travel the world at someone else’s expense
time off is measured in weeks and months – not just days
your days are challenging and rewarding
you can quickly gain responsibility and a salary to match
there is a lifetime of personal development opportunities
To become a merchant seafarer in the India you need to undergo specialist training to achieve professional seafaring certification and educational qualifications. This takes place at sea, on board shipping companies’ vessels, and in specialist colleges and universities throughout India. All programmes are sponsored, with course fees paid, living costs and other allowances provided.