The future of the maritime industry at the forefront as CMT sponsor UK Chamber of Shipping Summer Lunch

Clyde Marine Training were delighted to act as headline sponsors of the 4th UK Chamber of Shipping summer lunch, held again at the magnificent Mansfield Traquair in Edinburgh. Members of the shipping and supply sector gathered together to hear a speech from the Scottish Government's Cabinet Secretary for Rural [...]

The future of the maritime industry at the forefront as CMT sponsor UK Chamber of Shipping Summer Lunch2019-06-13T13:40:29+01:00

Clyde Marine Training Sponsor 2019 UK Chamber of Shipping Summer Lunch

Clyde Marine Training take over as headline sponsors of the annual UK Chamber of Shipping Summer Lunch, with takes place for the 4th year, at what has become its home, Mansfield Traquair in Edinburgh, on Wednesday 12th June. The lunch brings together influential figures from across the Merchant Navy [...]

Clyde Marine Training Sponsor 2019 UK Chamber of Shipping Summer Lunch2019-06-11T10:05:12+01:00

CMT Sponsor Award at West Dunbartonshire Working4Business Awards 2019

A fantastic night was had by all at the West Dunbartonshire Working4Business Awards, held at Clydebank Town Hall on Friday 17th May. This event celebrates the achievements over the preceding year of companies within the Dunbartonshire Chamber of Commerce (West). Clyde Marine Training were delighted to attend the event [...]

CMT Sponsor Award at West Dunbartonshire Working4Business Awards 20192019-05-20T11:24:50+01:00

Blog: 5 reasons why marine engineering is an excellent career choice

Leaving school soon and considering your options? Here are 5 reasons why marine engineering is an excellent career choice for school leavers: 1. Free tuition fees and weekly sponsorship payments while you study The great thing about marine engineering is that you won’t rack up a mountain of student [...]

Blog: 5 reasons why marine engineering is an excellent career choice2019-05-17T10:02:14+01:00

Clyde Marine Training Partner with Humber Maritime College

Clyde Marine Training are delighted to announce our partnership with another Nautical College – Humber Maritime College. Developed over the past two years by MODAL Training and the TEC Partnership (formally the Grimsby Institute Group) and launching in September 2019, the MNTB and MCA approved college will provide full [...]

Clyde Marine Training Partner with Humber Maritime College2019-04-08T08:35:28+01:00

Blog: What is the Merchant Navy?

The Merchant Navy is the collective term for the commercial shipping industry and is regulated by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA).  It is made up of a large number of shipping companies who deal with the transportation of cargo and passengers by sea.  The modern fleet includes a [...]

Blog: What is the Merchant Navy?2019-04-04T10:53:15+01:00

Blog: What is a Navigation Officer?

A navigation officer, also known as a deck officer, is a vital member of the ship’s onboard management team ensuring the safety of the crew, cargo, passengers and vessel both at sea and at port.  It’s a big responsibility. This is an exciting role where no two days are [...]

Blog: What is a Navigation Officer?2019-11-18T15:36:31+00:00

Blog: How to join the Merchant Navy

If you are looking to kick start your career in the Merchant Navy then you have come to the right place.  The maritime sector doesn’t just promise an exciting adventure, but a varied and rewarding career.  There are various career paths and opportunities to choose from such as deck [...]

Blog: How to join the Merchant Navy2019-02-19T15:25:09+00:00

CMT Open (day) for business

Over the next two weeks Clyde Marine Training will be attending Open days at both South Shields Marine School and City of Glasgow College. These events are a fantastic opportunity for potential cadets to come along and see the world-class learning facilities on offer at these colleges – and [...]

CMT Open (day) for business2018-11-08T08:29:37+00:00

Scottish Leaders Innovation Award winner announced

A fourth-year Edinburgh high-school pupil has been announced as the winner of the Scottish Leaders Innovation award, a national competition run by Primary Engineer, a charity working to promote engineering skills and careers with young people, and one which Clyde Marine Training has been proud to partner with throughout [...]

Scottish Leaders Innovation Award winner announced2018-10-09T14:30:04+01:00