+44 (0)1590 675827


~ Serving the Marine Industry since 1989 ~

Course Booking

Most of our courses run in Southampton, South England. Please see below for dates and availability of upcoming courses. Please note we maintain a maximum of 4 people per course to allow maximum learning potential for all participants. We do require a minimum number so once you have booked a place on a specific course you will be notified by email when that course is confirmed.

We offer a 10% discount to companies booking a private course (4 persons to be paid for and attend at the same time).

Upcoming Courses



    Please email, telephone or use our contact form.




       Places Available


2018 & 2019 - Please call to discus dates & times


      Places Available for groups and individuals

Office Phone:   +44 (0) 1590 675 827

Chris King Mobile:  
+44 (0) 7831 210 007

View Chris King's LinkedIn® Profile or visit our About Us section for more information on the Founder and Managing Director of King Marine.

Contact Form

Please fill in the fields below and press the submit button. We will get back to you as soon as possible. At present course bookings can only be made via this form or by phone. 

RIB and Workboat Charter


If you would like to arrange a charter, get a quote or discuss what we can offer for your project please contact us on any of the details below. We

are always happy to discuss individual needs and tailor our quotes to your specifications accordingly.



“Overall enjoyed and gained a lot of experience due to the amount of practical work.”

Feedback from a Williams Shipping course candidate.


"Really enjoyed the clear instruction during the practical sessions. Made me at ease. The former Power 

Point was excelent"

Feedback from Carmet Tug Co.  candidate.


"....after 22 years on commercial boats, I was pleasantly suprised to learn so much...."

Feedback from Shetland Goverment, Sullom Voe candidate.


"Good Practical experience towing with own craft. Extensive tutor knowledge."

                                                                                                       Feedback from Port of London Authority Boatman.


Postal Address:

     Ivel Hayes,

     Bull Hill, Pilley,



     SO41 5RA


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King Marine Ltd Basic Tug Training Courses are endorsed by the National Workboat Association.

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