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Virtual open event

Looking for a rewarding and exciting career - at sea?

Join us for Fleetwood Nautical Campus' virtual open event on Thursday 12 November from 1.30pm to 4.30pm when we'll provide you with all the information and inspiration to take your first step towards a rewarding career in the maritime industry.

There are thousands of exciting maritime careers available for people of all ages. Join us on 12 November to find out more about them.

Why join us for this virtual open event

If you're serious about your career - we're serious about your success.

The UK’s sea trade is set to double by 2040, meaning increased demand for skilled maritime workers. With 125 years’ experience of providing first-rate maritime training, Fleetwood Nautical Campus can support you towards a bright, secure future. 

This is your perfect opportunity to find out more about the maritime industry, which career route is for you - and what your journey to qualifying as a merchant navy officer would look like. 

  • Chat to our friendly industry specialists.
  • Take a virtual tour of our purpose-built campus and facilities - which include one of the sector’s largest engine room simulators. 
  • Introduce yourself to the major shipping company representatives
  • Discover why 100% of our direct entry students go on to successfully secure sponsorship. 

Our support staff will also be on hand to answer questions about accommodation, funding, and how to apply. 

How to attend this event

Simply pop back to this page between 1.30pm and 4.30pm on Thursday 12 November.

Whether you're starting or changing your career, we'll help change your life - here at Fleetwood Nautical Campus.

Need more information?

Email maritime@blackpool.ac.uk.

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