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The Annual Superyacht UK Technical Seminar is confirmed for 16 September 2021 alongside the Southampton Boat Show

12 Aug 2021

The SYUK Technical Seminar is now in its 11th year and is a well-established event in the Superyacht calendar welcoming international industry professionals from within the superyacht world, coming together to discuss sector specific topics.

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British Marine Training Courses 2021/2022

12 Aug 2021

With the new membership year also comes the new academic year training programme. With 25 courses planned so far, developed specifically for the marine industry, we hope that you will find something interesting to book on to.

PPE at work regulations update

PPE – Change in Requirements

12 Aug 2021

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is making amendments to the Personal Protective Equipment at Work regulations (PPEWR) 1992. There is a consultation which aims to understand the impact on stakeholders and businesses of extending the scope of the employers’ duties under the PPEWR to workers and not only employees.

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Modern craftsmanship meets historic heritage - the Classic and Day Boat Zone at Southampton International Boat Show has it all

12 Aug 2021

New for this year’s Southampton International Boat Show, is a dedicated Classic and Day Boat Zone, where visitors can see a myriad of craft all in one place, from new day boat designs to beautifully restored classics.

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Boaters and boat owners survey 2021: Invitation to sponsor

12 Aug 2021

British Marine is looking for a maximum of three sponsors to support the consumer research it is conducting this year on UK boaters and boat owners. This research is an update to the previous report conducted in 2016 that explores behaviours related to the purchasing, hire or charter of recreational boats, watersports craft and related marine equipment and accessories.

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Incentive payment of £3,000 for employers hiring a new apprentice

12 Aug 2021

Employers can apply for the payment of £3,000 for new apprentices of any age who join your organisation from 1 April 2021 to 30 September 2021.


An Innovate UK funding competition: Driving the electric revolution – building talent for the future

12 Aug 2021

This competition will fund a number of ideas that quickly fill gaps in skills, talent and training, with up to £25K available to support each successful project.

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MAIB report highlights safety awareness for recreational users

12 Aug 2021

The Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB) has released the report on its investigation into the founding of the leisure boat, Globetrotter.

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