The South Africa Maritime Careers Expo and Job Summit will be held from 25 to 27 September at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal. The Expo will profile careers in the maritime industry to learners between Grades 10-12, unemployed graduates and educators.

“Of more than 1.5 million seafarers worldwide, South Africa contributes only about 2000 to this pool,”Sandiswa Nhlumayo

This unique expo is designed to be interactive and fun! We want to entertain and excite everyone who attends the Expo.

  • Find out about bursaries and how to access funding
  • Learn about training programmes offered within the industry
  • Meet future key employers from the industry
  • Get free career advice
  • Attend free, interactive information sessions
  • Receive free CV writing advice in our virtual classroom
  • Get a taste of the deep at the Sea Food Pavilion
  • Have fun at the water activities stand!
  • See what it takes to become an entrepreneur in the industry
  • Meet interesting people from the industry and hear about their experiences and achievements
  • Receive a free learners toolkit with all you need to know about getting into the industry
  • Have fun!
  • Stand a chance to win – competitions and giveaways will be happening every day!

“A lack of mathematics and science does not exclude anybody from the maritime sector,” Sandiswa Nhlumayo

Times:8am – 6pm daily
Cost: Free