Maritime

Maritime Sector

The maritime industry involves the transportation of people and freight by water. This includes:

  • Freight transport over the oceans/seas (merchant shipping)
  • Boating and cruising
  • Fishing
  • Port activities and authorities and associated land-based activities

Scarce Skills

  • Marine Safety Officer
  • Fishing Hand
  • Deck Hand
  • Skipper (Fishing Boat)
  • Ship`s Officer
  • Education or Training Advisor
  • Clearing and Forwarding Agent
  • Ship`s Master
  • Ship`s Engineer
  • Diver

Additional links

Training Institutions that offer maritime studies

Cape Peninsula University of Technology

Western Cape

Web address: www.cput.ac.za


Durban University of Technology

KZN

Web address: www.dut.ac.za


University of Johannesburg

Gauteng

Web address: www.uj.ac.za


Nelson Mandela University

Eastern Cape

Web address: www.mandela.ac.za


University of Cape Town

Western Cape

Web address: www.uct.ac.za


University of KwaZulu-Natal KZN

Web address: www.ukzn.ac.za


University of South Africa

National

Web address: www.unisa.ac.za


University of Stellenbosch

Western Cape

Web address: www.sun.ac.za


University of Zululand

KZN

Web address: www.unizulu.ac.za