WE CHANGE LIVESthrough training and serving local communities Watch video Find out more Get involved Latest MVS News Joint Training with Eastbourne Lifeboat 18 February 2020 See all MVS news Donate We are funded by public donations and the fundraising efforts of our volunteers. We are not attached to any other organisation and we need your help. Support the MVS today by making a donation! Donate now Video Watch the MVS in action! 0 MembersA body of skilled volunteers 0 UnitsAt UK ports and coastline 0 VesselsMany types of craft 0 YearsThe MVS was formed in 1994 Education The MVS advances the education and training of members in all aspects of maritime and communication skills. Stimulate The MVS aims to stimulate interest from all ages and walks of life in maritime affairs and the water. Preservation The MVS promotes the protection and preservation of life and property within the maritime environment. Exciting The MVS strives to be an interesting and useful spare time activity that is fun, exciting and stimulating. Help The MVS provides skilled support for local maritime organisations and maritime events around the country. Achievement The MVS maintains a central and local training provision to which our members and other volunteers can access. Subscribe to our e-Newsletter Register for updates from the Maritime Volunteer Service ! ! Subscribe Something went wrong. Please check your entries and try again.