Careers At Sea Talk

Many areas of the Marine Industry have proven to be  unaffected by the economic downturn. As a result, there is a worldwide demand and career opportunities for  qualified marine personnel.

The event will be invaluable for anyone considering a career change or even working abroad. Having previous experience of the marine sector or the boating sector is not required to attend this event. The Careers at Sea Expo is open to the public and all are welcome.

To reserve your place at the event Contact us on 091 560560 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


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