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Whether you're looking to begin your career at sea, enhance your career prospects or are looking for offshore training. We can help find the right course for you. 


Please select your options from the dropdown menus below. If you require any assistance, please call us on 0191 427 3900.

Maps and Locations

Contact & Maps

We have three main centres for education and training - our Westoe campus (South Shields), our Motor Vehicle Centre (Jarrow) and our Marine, Offshore and Safety Training Centre (MOST) on the banks of the River Tyne.

All are served by excellent roads links and within easy reach of the international airports of Newcastle and Durham Tees Valley and rail services operate to Newcastle from London and other parts of the UK.

View directions and how to find us by road, rail and air

If you wish to contact us, please call us or send us your enquiry using the contact form.


South Shields Westoe Campus

St. George's Avenue, South Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE34 6ET

Motor Vehicle Centre

Unit 2, King's Court, Potter Street, Jarrow, NE32 3QS

Marine School Entrance

Grosvenor Road, South Shields, NE33 3EN

Marine, Offshore and Safety Training Centre (MOST)

Wapping Street, South Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE33 1LQ

Telephone Numbers

  • College Switchboard: 0191 427 3500
  • Student Services (Course Information/Guidance): 0191 427 3900, or email
  • Halls of Residence Security (After hours emergency contact): 0191 427 3655 or 07969 874 933

Available from 16.00hrs daily until 08.00hrs the next morning – Monday to Friday and 24/7 on Saturday, Sunday, Public  and Bank Holidays.

Maritime Courses