Cadets in training on board the HMS Ramillies.
Full title reads: "Sailors in the making - training aboard the Ramillies".
Location of events unknown - somewhere off coast of British Isles.
M/S of troop of British Navy cadets standing to attention on deck of training ship, HMS Ramillies. Panning M/S of cadets learning to tie knots. M/S of cadet being taught by sailor how to throw rope. Panning shot of cadets doing exercises on prow of ship.
Various shots of cadets running about deck on training exercises; they load large canons / guns. We then see guns moving to point out to sea. L/S of cadet throwing life saving ring over board. Various shots of cadets scrambling into lifeboat which is lowered into sea.
Various shots of cadets lining up to receive rum ration. Various shots of cadets receiving pay; they queue up on deck, in front of an officer behind a desk. Various C/Us of two sailors sitting beneath large guns, relaxing by building model ships.