Cruise Ship

Ever wanted to be able to sail away and experience the chance to work whilst you travel?

Being on a Cruise Ship allows many opportunities for travel and pursuing a lucrative career in tourism.

The course is a preparation course for you to ideally have the “edge” over other job applicants in a very competitive yet rewarding industry.

Once you have completed the course you will have access to our cruise ship CV builder and online job application system which has been designed to help you secure an interview as quickly as possible.

You will also receive a copy of the best-selling “Get a Cruise Ship Job” guide book written by a cruise liner expert which contains details to contact cruise liner recruiters and the tips, techniques and strategies for getting hired quickly.


Course Outline
Course Code: 
100 hours - Access for 12 months
Statement of achievement
Lesson Structure: 
  1. Introduction to the Industry
  2. Cruise Ship Types
  3. Cruise Line Profiles
  4. The Passenger
  5. Cruise Geography
  6.  Ports of Call
  7. Nautical Times & Time Zones
  8. Cruise Terminology
  9. Hierarchy of a Cruise Ship
  11. Master Rules & Regulations
  12. Living On-board
  13. Working On-board
  14. Customer Service at Sea
  15. Health & Safety On-board
  16. Safety & Emergency Equipment
  17. Procedures & Drills
  18. Security & Port Authorities
  19. Essential Skills at Sea
Aims - the learning objectives of the course: 
  • Preparation for gaining a position on a Cruise liner.
  • Identifying the types of cruises ships available.
  • Working condition for cruise liner staff.
  • Identifying key customer service aspects of a cruise ship job.
  • Health, safety and emergency procedures for cruise liners.
  • Increasing your skills in geography and time zones.