Career Education – Naval Shipbuilding College

Your Future. Our Focus.

The NSC can help you create your future in Australia’s Naval Shipbuilding Industry.

With up to $183 billion invested by the Australian Government and 15,000 people needed at the peak of work, Australia’s Naval Shipbuilding Industry is growing rapidly – this is great news for young Australians looking for a secure and dynamic career!

There are opportunities available across a range of areas including engineering, trades, project management and support roles like finance and HR.

The NSC can support you with free one-to-one careers guidance and advice – from choosing your high school subject choices to university courses or apprenticeship pathways – to help you kick-start your future career in naval shipbuilding. Register today for your free chat with our team.


Resources for students, parents and teachers

Shipbuilding Taster Course

Get more of a taste for the shipbuilding industry with our FREE online Shipbuilding Taster Course.

This course will take about 30 minutes and provide you with an overview of the work happening across Australia and the many career opportunities this work will provide.

Events & Webinars

Take a look at our Events and Gallery pages to discover upcoming events and our on-demand webinars to help you kick-start your future career.

Explore Careers

We’ve developed a range of resources specifically for students to explore and teachers to use in class, available via the Explore Careers website.

Check out the NSC page for information on the roles that will be demand and some of the pathways you can take to get there!

Resources for teachers

Download the NSC’s classroom posters which feature Augmented Reality technology and outline the exciting range of career opportunities available in naval shipbuilding.


Plan your career pathway into naval shipbuilding today.Students of any year level can register to have a chat with a team member from the NSC.

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Register your details

Upon registration, you will receive and email inviting you to book an appointment.


Speak to our team

Our team will contact you at your selected time to understand your interest hobbies and aspirations. A parent or teacher can be in the conversation too.


Start your journey

NSC will provide you with tailored career pathway advice and referrals to education and apprenticeship providers to start your career withing naval shipbuilding.

“I am eager to learn how ships are constructed…to be involved in Artificial Intelligence research, Control System development and Project Management in shipbuilding. The NSC has been so supportive and it’s nice to have people genuinely interested in your future.”

Australian Maritime College Student

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