What is Sponsorship?
Sponsorship in reference to Merchant navy means that you have been selected by a Shipping company and upon completion of your pre-sea training or course you will be able to train aboard their ship and learn practical skills and earn stipend as well. It is a job guarantee given by the shipping company to candidates they consider right for their company even before the course commences.
The Benefit of Sponsorship
The biggest benefit of being a sponsored candidate is the fact that your career and future are secure. You know that once you are done with your pre-sea training or selected course, you will be able to train onboard with your Sponsoring Company and start earning too. Therefore, you don’t need to stress or worry about the future.