Ship simulator

Maritime courses

Meeting the training needs of the maritime industry

LJMU’s Maritime Centre offers a full range of courses under the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers. The short courses, taught in advanced facilities by highly qualified lecturers, run on scheduled dates throughout the year. The Centre also offers foundation degrees, Chief Mate and Master courses and bespoke training.

A leader in maritime simulation in the UK

The Centre has an exceptional array of marine training facilities, including its two ship-handling and escort tug simulators. In addition to our own facilities, we also partner with other training providers to ensure our learners are given access to the latest technologies and training environments.

Our courses

Choose from our maritime training courses:

  • Management training
  • Tanker
  • Simulation
  • Workboat
  • Engine room
  • Global Maritime Distress and Safety System training
  • Medical and first aid
  • Survival
  • Super yacht
  • Security
  • Firefighting
  • Certificate of Competency, and more

Further information

To find out more about the courses on offer and how to apply, please see the Maritime Centre course information.