Seafarers come from all over the world - from different cultures and backgrounds. They work in diverse areas of the shipping industry but they all share a common thread: love of the sea.
Seafaring is a highly mobile and well paid profession and, with 90% of the world’s goods moved by sea, it’s an industry with a strong future.
Your career choice could find you working on some of the world's biggest and best ships, travelling the world as a deck or engineering officer in the merchant navy or as part of the massive cruise ship industry.
Coastal Seafaring studies will give you the knowledge and skills to work on commercial vessels along the coastline and in some of Australia'a most beautiful and dynamic environments.