The RYS Foundation’s mission is to promote opportunities in the marine industry for young people living on the Isle of Wight.
Are you interested in marine engineering: designing, building, testing and repairing boats, ships, underwater, craft, offshore platform and drilling equipment?
You could train to be an engineer, skipper, mate, steward, chef, dive master, bosun or deck-hand
Does a career in the Royal Navy appeal to you?
Are you interested in working on cargo ships, cruise liners, ferries, tug-boats, pilot boats?
You could be interested in traditional boat building, composites, electrics, sail-making, rigging, laminating, carpentry.
Do you want to work in the marine leisure industry in the day to day business of running a harbour or marina?
Is your interest in port management? You could work in logistics, cargo management, health and safety, buoyage.
Do you want to train as water sports instructor, dinghy instructor, dive master, or safety boat driver?
Is your interest in a scientific career involved in conservation, marine archaeology, oceanography or sustainability?
Would you like to be a chef on a superyacht, ocean racing yacht, merchant ship or naval vessel?
Are you interested in working in offshore oil and gas industry or the many offshore renewable energy schemes?
Do you want to train in marine surveying, as a loss adjustor or in marine insurance?