Unexplored Oceans - What Might We Find?

17/02/2020: Mike CliftFeatures

The Earth’s oceans contain roughly 321 million cubic miles of water, which is trillions upon trillions of gallons of liquid, stretching across more than 70% of our planet’s surface area and amounting to roughly 99% of the Earth’s total living-space. [...]

The Earth’s oceans contain roughly 321 million cubic miles of water, which is trillions upon trillions of gallons of liquid, stretching across more than 70% of our planet’s surface area and amounting to roughly 99% of the Earth’s total living-space. [...]


Global Piracy

17/12/2019: Steve BrandFeatures

Piracy remains one of the biggest crimes of the maritime industry. The impacts range from immense financial loss to causing physical harm to crew members. [...]

Piracy remains one of the biggest crimes of the maritime industry. The impacts range from immense financial loss to causing physical harm to crew members. [...]


The Top Ten Dangers At Sea

15/12/2019: Mike CliftFeatures

The sea can be a very dangerous place to work and play so it pays to be aware of the most common dangers. Being knowledgeable about what can go wrong on the water can help an awful lot in minimising the risks. [...]

The sea can be a very dangerous place to work and play so it pays to be aware of the most common dangers. Being knowledgeable about what can go wrong on the water can help an awful lot in minimising the risks. [...]


Security At Sea

17/11/2019: Steve BrandFeatures

Marine security risks are not only a danger to sea workers and leisure sailors; in extreme cases regional industries and economies might also be to some degree compromised. [...]

Marine security risks are not only a danger to sea workers and leisure sailors; in extreme cases regional industries and economies might also be to some degree compromised. [...]


Instructors, Australia and Bats

15/11/2019: Mike CliftFeatures

When Chris is not jetting off to Australia, he is a Fully Qualified First Aid Training Instructor. Recently, he got the chance to meet an amazing Spectacled Flying-Fox Bat. [...]

When Chris is not jetting off to Australia, he is a Fully Qualified First Aid Training Instructor. Recently, he got the chance to meet an amazing Spectacled Flying-Fox Bat. [...]


Could Shipping Return To Wind Power?

20/09/2019: Mike CliftFeatures

Long ago, it was the power of the wind that drove the ships plying the world's oceans, carrying people and goods to far flung places. Could it ever be so again? [...]

Long ago, it was the power of the wind that drove the ships plying the world's oceans, carrying people and goods to far flung places. Could it ever be so again? [...]


The History Of First Aid And Medicine At Sea

15/09/2019: Steve BrandFeatures

Sailing a ship across broad expanses of ocean can, by its very nature, be an isolating experience. Many challenges might be presented, particularly when it comes to dealing with sickness and other medical emergencies. [...]

Sailing a ship across broad expanses of ocean can, by its very nature, be an isolating experience. Many challenges might be presented, particularly when it comes to dealing with sickness and other medical emergencies. [...]


76 Days Adrift - Could You Survive?

15/08/2019: Steve BrandFeatures

At Seahaven Maritime Academy we appreciate the value of real world experience when training our students in sea survival. [...]

At Seahaven Maritime Academy we appreciate the value of real world experience when training our students in sea survival. [...]


Our Aquatic Neighbours

09/07/2019: Mike CliftFeatures

We are extremely lucky here at Seahaven Maritime Academy to enjoy frequent sightings of local, marine wildlife. Our stretch of the South coast is home to many aquatic species including dolphins and seals. [...]

We are extremely lucky here at Seahaven Maritime Academy to enjoy frequent sightings of local, marine wildlife. Our stretch of the South coast is home to many aquatic species including dolphins and seals. [...]


The Sailhaven Project - A Sailboat for Local Kids

30/04/2019: Steve BrandFeatures

The Sailhaven Project is restoring an old wooden yacht and we are training local children from Newhaven to help sail her. [...]

The Sailhaven Project is restoring an old wooden yacht and we are training local children from Newhaven to help sail her. [...]