We have a variety of resources for students and teachers to learn about safety, the environment, maritime history and more.
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Youth courses focus on practical experience and knowledge.

Youth courses

Gain the skills and confidence to keep safe when boating

Coastguard is pleased to offer short courses and programmes for students and young adults.

Find a youth course
Learn about career paths in the maritime sector.

Careers at sea

Careers at sea come in a huge variety of roles and locations.

See careers
Our visual timeline highlights some major events in our maritime history.


Learn about New Zealand’s maritime history.
View timeline