Many areas of the Marine Industry have proven to be unaffected by the economic downturn. As a result, there is a worldwide demand and career opportunities for qualified marine personnel.
The event will be invaluable for anyone considering a career change or even working abroad. Having previous experience of the marine sector or the boating sector is not required to attend this event. The Careers at Sea Expo is open to the public and all are welcome.
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Now enrolling for our next course which takes place from 3rd October 2016
The marine industry is one of the few areas that has not been affected by the current economic recession. Huge growth in the offshore industry is still under way and the yachting industry is not faring too bad either.
With this in mind Bow Waves are delighted to offer prospective candidates the opportunity to take an intensive 16 week course for Commercial Skipper’s accredited by the Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA) recognised worldwide. The course is also run in conjunction with the Royal Yachting Association (RYA)
Bow Waves commercial yacht master course includes STCW'95 Basic Safety training and powerboat operations up to advanced level, upon successful completion of the course candidates will be qualified to a recognised worldwide standard that will enable them to apply for positions as Skipper, 1st Mate or Officer of the Watch on motor vessels up 200 Ton and entry level for Super Yachts.
Coastal – up to 40 miles.
Offshore – up to 150 miles.
Ocean – worldwide.
Duration: 16 weeks fulltime
...Mayra completed some training with Bow Waves in Summer 2015. She is currently seeking career opportunities in the super yacht industry and will be blogging her experiences throughout. Keep an eye out for updates over the coming months...
Post 4|July 2016
Next Stop... New York!
Mid-January I got offered my first permanent job. On a 72ft Sailing boat. In a way it was such a relief to finally have a secure job! Continue Reading