About the Course
Our Cruise Ship Diploma is designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills needed for a successful career in the hospitality operations part of a cruise, as well as providing an essential understanding of elements relating to life and work on a cruise ship.
Working on cruise ships can be an incredibly rewarding career and an amazing life experience! After all, how many other jobs actually pay you to travel the world?
By completing this Cruise Ship Diploma course, you will not only have an advantage when you start your initial ship board training, but you will also greatly improve your chances of being hired by a cruise line company.
Who should take this course?
The course is open to persons from all backgrounds looking to work on a Cruise Ship. It will enable you to develop the necessary skills to be successful at the recruitment process as well as fully prepare you for when you are accepted by cruise line company.
Our Cruise Ship Course is broken down into 4 easy to follow modules: –
The modules in the Cruise Ship Diploma course contain information on what you will be typically expected to learn on joining your cruise ship as a first-time crew member.
Module 1 – Introduction to the Industry, Cruise Ship Types, Cruise Line Profiles, The Passenger.
Module 2 – Cruise Geography, Ports of Call, Nautical Times and Time Zones, Cruise Terminology, Hierarchy of a Cruise Ship.
Module 3 – Master Rules and Regulations, Living Abroad, Working Abroad, Customer Service at Sea.
Module 4 – Health and Safety on Board, Safety and Emergency Equipment, Procedures and Drills, Security and Port Authorities and Essential Skills at Sea.
After finishing the course and successful completion of the final assessment you can download a PDF certificate, which is fully endorsed by the Institute of Hospitality.
As with all of our courses, you log in to your personal training page and then you can access the course directly on your computer. Each course is presented in succinct and easy to follow sections covering the above topics. At the end of each there will be a short test followed by a longer assessment at the end of the course. Complete 21 of the 30 questions correctly and you can download and print your certificate as a PDF.
Duration and Time Limit
Our Cruise Ship Diploma should take you approximately 3 – 4 hours to complete depending on how quickly you progress through the material.
Upon completion of the end of course assessment you can download a PDF certificate endorsed by the Institute of Hospitality.
We only work with the very best
Our training courses are written and managed by hospitality professionals with many years experience in their field. You will be learning from the best and you will come away from your training inspired by mentors who understand your aspirations and requirements.
You may be interested in one of our other courses – Professional Waiter Course
Share this course
- Introduction to the Industry, Cruise Ship Types, Cruise Line Profiles, The Passenger.
- Cruise Geography, Ports of Call, Nautical Times and Time Zones, Cruise Terminology, Hierarchy of a Cruise Ship.
- Master Rules and Regulations, Living Abroad, Working Abroad, Customer Service at Sea.
- Health and Safety on Board, Safety and Emergency Equipment, Procedures and Drills, Security and Port Authorities and Essential Skills at Sea.