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Co. Cork,

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NMCI Open Day; Thursday Oct 26th 2017

Posted: October 23, 2017

Ireland has a proud maritime tradition and the National Maritime College of Ireland is offering an opportunity to build on that at its Open Day, the annual event held in the College at Ringaskiddy.


It will take place this Thursday, October 26, when the College opens its doors to the public who can see the top, international state-of-the-art facilities which it has. They are a powerful statement of the importance of the maritime sector to this island nation and impressive to see.


This is a day when anyone interested in a career at sea can pursue the many options available in a wide, varied and challenging sector which offers huge opportunities.


Representatives from international shipping companies and maritime organisations will be present to meet and discuss available careers, providing information to visitors about jobs throughout the wide sphere of the maritime industry, both at sea and ashore.


There will be Presentations for schools and their pupils on Marine Course opportunities at the NMCI.


The Open Day will run from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., with tours of training facilities at the college throughout the day and, in the Events Hall, the opportunity to visit international maritime companies and organisations.


Enquiries and group bookings please telephone: 021-4335607.


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Want a career in the Superyacht Industry?

Posted: August 30, 2017

Would you like to take part in a free PYA pilot course for the private yacht sector? Our 3 day pilot course begins Sept 18th.

We’re looking for people who are interested in a career in the superyacht industry to take part in our pilot PYA course. This is a one time opportunity as all other courses will be fee based.  

Email for more info.

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From The States to Space

Posted: July 20, 2017

We’ve had a busy week here at NMCI Services. On Saturday we welcomed 235 students from Maine Maritime Academy, who were here to complete training over the course of four days with SEFtec NMCI Offshore. The students sailed from the USA over to Cork and completed a number of various exercises in our Sea Survival Pool, Damage Repair Unit, Freefall Lifeboat and Engine Room Simulators. Check out our Facebook page to see some video footage of the MMA student in action!


On Wednesday 19th we welcomed a fantastic group of students from the International Space University’s Space Studies Program. Everyone successfully completed an Introduction to Maritime Safety Course. Thanks to Tara Foster for taking some great images. Follow her blog on to hear more about her experience at the NMCI.

Follow our Twitter & Facebook pages to see some exciting videos and images as the action happens @NMCIServices



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We’ve been nominated! Getenergy Awards 2017

Posted: May 5, 2017





Voting for the 10th Annual Getenergy Awards is now open and GAC Training & Service Solutions (GTSS) and SEFtec NMCI Offshore are up for two of the accolades. You have until 12:30pm on Monday May 8th to cast your vote online at

GAC Training & Service Solutions have been shortlisted for Education Partnership 2017 and SEFtec NMCI Offshore have been shorted for Education and Training Provider of the Year.

Every vote counts so please support us and cast your vote today!


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Marine Industry Awards 2017

Posted: April 13, 2017

The NMCI are once again delighted to be the Patron of Marine Industry Awards 2017.

Now in its third year, the Marine Industry Awards is the premier event in Ireland to showcase on a national scale the excellence and innovation within Ireland’s Marine sector.

Come join us and showcase the work we do together at this great event to view this Year’s entry guide click here

About the Awards

The Marine Industry Awards 2017, in association with SeaFest, will take place at the Radisson Blu Galway on, Thursday June 29th 2017.

Formerly the known as the Maritime Industry Awards, the awards ceremony has been revamped to greater encompass all aspects of the maritime and marine sectors, and celebrate their contribution to the Irish economy.

This year’s event will be one of the biggest spectacles of the entire year and will host some of the biggest individuals and companies in the industry –  so this is your chance to be a part of that and showcase the great work that you are doing here.


Why enter the Marine Industry Awards 2017:


  1. Recognition – let your sector know whose top of their game. Shortlisted entrants will have their profiles raised and will receive national coverage in the Irish Independent. Winners will also be part of a post-event picture editorial.
  2. Promotion – get your work in front of the people that matter
  3. Celebrate – give your clients and team a great night out
  4. Network – make valuable contacts and network with other industry professionals and colleagues new and old. Last year’s attendees included:


We are delighted to announce that NMCI members and associates are also entitled to a special extended entries deadline, April 25th and the trophies will be handed over at the glamorous Award ceremony at the Radisson Blu Galway on June 29th.

For more details on entering please call James Edwards on 01 5240254 or e-mail

We look forward to your entry and having you involved with this year’s campaign.


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