8 Myths To Be Cleared Up Before Joining Merchant Navy


Young aspiring seafarers joining merchant navy have several myths and misconceptions about their future careers and the life at sea. Based on the most common questions asked to us, we have enlisted eight famous myths that needs to be cleared up at the earliest.

How to Become A SIRE Vetting Inspector?

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SIRE Vetting Inspector carries out inspections of ships under the Ship Inspection Report Program, which was introduced by the OCIMF ( Oil Companies International Marine Forum) in 1993 as a safety initiative to address concerns about sub-standard shipping. Find out about guidelines on how to become a SIRE Vetting Inspector.

How to Quit Sea Life and Settle Ashore?

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Leaving a rewarding sea life and a promising career to settle ashore is not an easy task for seafarers who wants to do so. It’s a tough decision and there are several challenges to be faced. Find out about the common queries which seafarers have while quitting the sea and how they can deal with them.

A Guide to Merchant Navy Ranks


Merchant navy professionals working on ships are categorized into different departments and assigned with specific duties to ensure smooth functioning of ships. Find out the complete merchant marine ranking system on ships.