DUT is looking to fill four lecturing posts.  Full details in the links below. RE-ADVERT Maritime Studies Lecturer M314 RE-ADVERT- Maritime Studies Lecturer post M312 RE-ADVERT- Maritime Studies Lecturer post M313 RE-ADVERT- Maritime Studies Senior Lecturer M309

General Manager Operations Manager Training Manager TRU4 is looking for new talent… Please click on the links above for more details on three exciting new career opportunities available.  Please apply before 31 May 2022.

Please note this important message from CPUT: 16052022 CPUT Maritime Studies National Diploma phase out (003)

Marine Bursary Durban 2022 Golf Day flyer Calling on all SOMMSA members – please support this wonderful initiative to raise funds for maritime education. All the details about the marine bursary fundraiser are in the link above … your support will be greatly appreciated! Please don’t miss this opportunity to ”p(l)ay it forward” and invest […]

SOMMSA and a number of its members remain active supporters of high school maritime education via their involvement in the STS Lawhill Maritime Centre (www.lawhill.org), which provides three maritime subjects at Grade 10 to Grade 12 level. Please take a moment to read Lawhill’s latest newsletter on the link posted below. The Lawhill programme is […]

Please find below the link to the SAMSA Marine Information Notice No 06 of 2022 with regards to the CATAGORISATION OF LANGEBAAN LAGOON AND SALDANHA BAY. MIN 06-22

On Wednesday 9  March 2022, the Falklands Maritime Heritage Trust announced that the wreck of Sir Ernest Shackleton’s ship ‘Endurance, lost in 1915, has been located successfully in the Weddell Sea. A multinational team of experts aboard the South African Antarctic Supply Vessel ‘SA Agulhas II’ departed Cape Town on 5th February on the Endurance22 […]

Master Mariner Okke Grapow’s unique legacy to the South African maritime industry makes for fascinating reading.  Click on the link below for more details on where and how to order his latest book, More Tugs at My Heart – a must read. GRAPOW BOOK – ADVERT

MN 2-22 Please see above link (Marine Notice No 2 of 2022) regarding MEDICAL EVACUATION (MEDEVAC) OPERATIONS.   Thank you

THE INTERIM APPLICATION PROCESS AND REQUIREMENTS TO CONDUCT STS SHIP TO SHIP TRANSFERS AND BUNKERING OPERATIONS OUTSIDE OF A PORT. Please find below the link to the SAMSA Marine Notice No 1 of 22, as it relates to the abovementioned topic. MN 1-22