Seafarers UK is the leading charity for seafarers in need, helping serving and ex-seafarers, young and old, from the Merchant Navy, Royal Navy, Royal Marines and Fishing Fleets when they most require support, including their families and dependants. £2.5 million grants are paid annually by Seafarers UK to 70+ maritime welfare charities and other organisations.
Clyde Marine Training are the largest maritime training provider in the UK recruiting approximately 50% of the annual Trainee Officer intake for the British Merchant Navy.
We work with a host of major shipping companies to interview and select motivated young people on their behalf, with our cadets undertaking training at colleges and universities throughout the UK - Shetland, Glasgow, South Tyneside, Fleetwood, Liverpool, Plymouth and Southampton.
Lloyd's Register Foundation is a charity which supports education, training and research related to engineering and to the safety of life at sea, on land and in the air, worldwide, for the benefit of all.
The UK Chamber of Shipping is the trade association and voice for the UK shipping industry, with around 140 members from across the maritime sector. We work with Government, Parliament, international organisations and others to champion and protect the UK shipping industry on behalf of our members.
The Royal Navy protects Britain’s interests, citizens, territory and trade with a maritime force able to conduct combat operations at sea, from the sea, on land and in the air. With our allies and partners the Royal Navy will promote international maritime security and deter threats to our peace, prosperity and way of life.
Nautilus International is the first truly trans-national union for maritime professionals at sea and ashore. We are an independent, campaigning and progressive organisation that speaks up for seafarers and protects maritime and inland navigation professionals.