Why become a Merchant Navy Cadet and have a Career at Sea
Clyde Marine Training Ltd is part of The Clyde Group based in Glasgow, Scotland. As a group, we offer the highest level of services to both the marine and corporate sectors. Founded in 1986, Clyde Marine Training has grown to be the largest maritime training provider in the UK recruiting approximately 50% of the annual Trainee Officer intake for the British Merchant Navy which is considerably more than any other training organisations such as BP, Shell, Maersk and SSTG.
Our continuous aim is to be the foremost provider of quality services to the Marine sector and we are proud of our ISO 9001 – 2008 Lloyds Register Quality Assurance Accreditation.
At Clyde Marine Training we currently have contracts with over 50 shipping companies to interview and select well motivated young people on their behalf and oversee their progress during their Officer training as marine cadets, working towards their careers at sea as Deck Officers / Engineers / Electro-Technical Officers (ETOs).
We have approximately 900 trainees within the system, undergoing training in colleges and universities in Shetland, Glasgow, South Tyneside, Fleetwood, Liverpool, Plymouth and Southampton. Our Trainees are managed by a dedicated team of over 20 staff who are based in both our head office in Glasgow and in our Southampton office.