Merchant Navy Officer

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Merchant Navy Officer Training

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.