To promote the development of young people in achieving their physical, intellectual and social potential as individuals and as responsible citizens by the provision of education and leisure time activities using a nautical theme and in accordance with the principles, ethos and practices of the marine society & sea cadets (mssc).
in furtherance of the purpose, the unit may:
a. offer young people a structured environment in which to develop;
b. provide access to education and training including (but not restricted to): sailing (inshore and offshore), paddle sports, power boating, seamanship, navigation, marine engineering, cooking, music, first aid, drill, piping, and public service;
c. provide opportunities for young people to obtain a range of qualifications; and
d. provide opportunities for community involvement.