apologies if this has already been answered, I have used to search tool to no avail. Please feel free to link it if the thread is elsewhere. I was just wondering what the Seamanship Course entailed and how long this would be? Reading the career guide it states: Professional training Your preparation for this specialised technical job begins with a seamanship course, to develop your knowledge and practical skills. You’ll then complete four to six months’ sea training, gaining practical experience of life on board a modern warship, which will help you understand its military role and where you Fit into the team. Does this mean I'll be going on to a ship theoretically weeks (?) after finishing Raleigh?