Start your new career onboard Superyachts

Superyacht Crew Starter Package

Get your new career started with our Superyacht Crew Starter Package

Duration: 6 Days

Cost: £800

(This price excludes the Fire Module)

We pride ourselves on being able to help those wanting to start their career in this prestigious industry with our Superyacht Crew Starter Package which includes Personal Survival Techniques, Proficiency in Security Awareness, Elementary First Aid, Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities, RYA Powerboat Level 2 / ICC Course and the RYA SRC/VHF Radio Course. This is all provided as a package deal to give you the essentials required for a head start in the industry. Please note that we do not offer the Fire Module during this course.

STCW Basic Safety Training: Our MCA-approved classroom-based courses cover Personal Survival Techniques, Proficiency in Security Awareness, Elementary First Aid, and Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities. We run these courses as individual modules or as intensive programs from our HQ in Bristol, using other facilities for specific elements of the training.

RYA Powerboat Level 2: a 2-day course that gives you a recognised certificate to drive powerboats up to 10 meters.

RYA SRC/VHF Radio: This 1-day course is for people who will use a Short Range Radio onboard vessels.

Working on a Superyacht is an exciting career option, leading to travel and adventure opportunities worldwide with the right training and commitment, anyone can work on a luxury yacht, and our links to crew agencies will help you find your first position.

When enrolling in The Bristol Maritime Academy’s Superyacht Crew Starter Package, you are giving yourself a kick-start in this industry. You will learn how to drive powerboats, survive at sea, and use radios all as part of a 6-day course designed to help you with your new career.

This is a work hard, play hard, lifestyle but the rewards are fantastic. The chance to explore the world and make friends whilst working amongst luxury... it’s easy to see why it’s such a popular career choice.

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