Yachtmaster Career Package
RYA Yachmaster Coastal / RYA Yachtmaster Offshore / SAS Day Skipper / SAMSA SRC short range certificate / RYA Diesel / RYA Radar
Having a yachtmaster qualification on your CV when starting out is 1st prize. The Yachtmaster career package is what we recommend any potential deckhand to complete if they are serious about finding work. This is the preferred qualification overseas as you will be competing with yacht masters and/or with people with more experience. The SAS certificate allows you to operate most watercraft inland and coastal waters (Jet Skis, Ski Boats, etc)
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- RYA Powerboat Level 2 (2 Days)
- SAS Day skipper package
- Deckhand Course (4 Days)
- RYA PWC Jet Ski (1 Day)
- SAMSA SRC Short Range Certificate
- STCW10 (11 Days)
- RYA Yachtmaster Theory (6 Days)
- RYA Yachtmaster Coastal Practical (5 Days – 4 nights onboard)
- RYA Exam Prep + Exam (7 Days – 6 nights onboard)
- RYA Diesel
- RYA Radar
We keep in regular contact with crew agencies and captains alike overseas and have comprised this package based on what is being asked for from candidates.
YOA Deckhand Course
The Deck Hand course covers maintenance, knowledge and application, wash-downs, teak maintenance, deckhand duties (navigational watch and guests on board), line handling and anchoring duties, etc.
Students learn how to assess damage and begin the repair process, starting with damage control and protection of surrounding areas, application of anti corrosive primers and fillers, all the way to applying the Polyurethane Topcoat.
Another part of the maintenance section of the course focuses on woodwork and varnishing skills. Protection of surrounding areas, correct taping up, knowledge of sandpaper, sanding with the grain, staying inside taped up areas, correct mixing and applying of the varnish.
As an added benefit students also get help with tips on the interview process and creating a CV fit for the industry.