Have you ever dreamed of working on a super yacht, playing with the rich and famous in sunny locations around the world?
Fancy hanging out in St Tropez in the summer and then the Bahamas in the winter? This may be the perfect new job for you…
We are now offering the STCW95/2010 training package as part of our Superyacht Crew Training. Working on a super yacht is an exciting career option, leading to travel and adventure opportunities worldwide.
The STCW95/2010 training package is for clients wishing to work to work on a commercial vessel, and it includes all of the essential codes of conduct. Key skills such as Sea Survival, Fire Fighting and Ship Security are taught giving you the necessary skills and qualifications to kick-start your career in this prestigious industry.
Decide what your long-term goals are and start your training course at the Bristol Maritime Academy as soon as possible. Professional qualifications are invaluable in the superyacht industry. By enrolling in superyacht training courses you make a clear statement to captains about your seriousness and motivation. A new-to-industry crew member will need a STCW 95+10 safety certificate, which is required for all crew members.
STCW stands for: Standards of Training, Certification and Watch keeping for Seafarers.
Most yachts require all of their crew to be STCW certified, especially yachts that charter. A crew member must attend a set of 5 basic courses that cover:
With the right training, anyone can work on a luxury yacht as long as you have the dedication to find the job!
It’s a work hard, play hard, lifestyle on board superyachts but the rewards are fantastic. The chance to explore the world and make friends whilst working amongst luxury… it’s easy to see why its such a popular career choice.
A career in Superyachts is ideal for those who learn best in a practical environment, have good verbal communication skills and get on well with others. Employers also look for people with additional skills & passions, who use their initiative and work well in a team