This program is for you

You are a student of a maritime academy or university and you seek to get valuable experience on a modern vessel in one of the leading shipping companies!

On the program you will

  • spend 6 months on board of CSM, PD or TCM ships
  • gain the necessary skills and sea service to start off a successful career at sea
  • learn how different ship departments work and get a feel for the company’s policies
  • have full support from experienced officers, who will guide you through the process and help you learn the ropes

If you receive good recommendations, we may offer you a position of a junior officer with career growth opportunities.

Main requirements

  • fluent English

  • good grades (point average across specialty subjects is 4)

  • healthy lifestyle

  • desire to work on a modern ship with one of the leading maritime companies in the world

How to become a CSM cadet

  1. Fill out an Application form on the website or send your own to
  2. Receive a call from us
  3. Pass the interview
  4. Pack your suitcases!
Application Form

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