The first stage in the process is to submit an online application.
You will need to have the following information available to complete the process:
When you start the online application process you will be asked for your e-mail address. Make sure that this is an e-mail address that you know to be secure and is also one that you access regularly.
Once your e-mail address is registered you will be emailed with the link so that you can save the part completed form and return to it at a later date to completed the process.
The unsubmitted form will only remain on the SSTG online database for a maximum period of 28 days after which time all data will be deleted.
At busy times of the year we receive a considerable number of applications each day. To ensure your application can be processed quickly please carefully follow these guidelines:
We hope you have found the above guidance helpful. If you think you have what it takes to succeed in a career at sea as a Ship's Officer we look forward to hearing from you. You can access the on-line application process here.
If you need any further information about the Officer specialisation you want to apply for follow these links:
Updated: July 2018.