The Superyacht Crew Academy


Australia’s leading Superyacht training provider delivers a firm grounding for aspiring Superyacht professionals

In the world of luxury yachting, the demand for highly skilled and professionally trained crew members is ever-present. Nestled in the heart of Australia, the Superyacht Crew Academy stands as a beacon of excellence, offering a gateway to the glamorous and rewarding career of Superyacht service. With a focus on the Superyacht Deckhand course, Superyacht Interior course, and the pivotal STCW 95+10, the academy prepares individuals for the high seas with a blend of practical skills and comprehensive knowledge.

Superyacht Deckhand Course:
The First Step to a Role on Deck

The Superyacht Deckhand Package which includes the STCW 95+10, is an intensive 17-day course designed to equip aspiring deckhands with the necessary skills and knowledge to excel on a Superyacht. This IYT Deckhand course is MCA and internationally recognised, it covers everything from yacht maintenance and seamanship to safety procedures and tender driving, ensuring that graduates are well-prepared for the demands of their role. Located in Sydney’s Northern Beaches, the course combines theoretical learning with hands- on experience, setting the foundation for a successful career in the yachting industry.

Superyacht Interior Course:
Mastering the Art of Superyacht Hospitality

For those drawn to the elegance and sophistication of Superyacht hospitality, the IYT Superyacht Interior Crew Package which includes the STCW 95+10, offers a 14-day comprehensive training programme. This course is tailored for individuals aiming to become professional stewards or stewardesses, focusing on interior management, service excellence, and guest satisfaction. Students learn the intricacies of table setting, housekeeping, laundry procedures, and silver service, ensuring they can provide an unparalleled guest experience. The academy’s commitment to quality training ensures that graduates are confident and competent to take on the role of a Superyacht steward/ess.

The Superyacht Crew Academy STCW 95+10:
The Essential Certification for Superyacht Crew

The STCW 95+10 course is a fundamental requirement for anyone looking to work on a Superyacht. This 8-day training programme covers the essential safety and survival skills required by the International Maritime Organisation (IMO). The course includes fire fighting and prevention, personal survival techniques, first aid, and personal safety and social responsibilities. With the Manila Amendments 2010 updates, the STCW 95+10 certification ensures that crew members are up-to-date with the latest safety standards, and ready to respond effectively in emergencies.

Beyond Training:
A Career of Adventure and Opportunity

Graduates of the Superyacht Crew Academy are not just equipped with the skills needed for their specific roles; they are stepping into a world of adventure, luxury, and opportunity. The academy’s courses are designed not only to meet the industry’s rigorous standards but to exceed them, ensuring that each student is prepared for the challenges and rewards of Superyacht life.

The Superyacht Crew Academy’s commitment to excellence is evident in its comprehensive training programmes, expert instructors, and state-of-the-art facilities. By focusing on the IYT Deckhand course, IYT Interior course, and STCW 95 training, the academy ensures its students are well-equipped for the Superyacht industry.

For those dreaming of a career that combines luxury, travel, and unparalleled professional opportunities, the Superyacht Crew Academy is the perfect place to start your adventure. For any questions or advice on starting a career in the Superyacht industry, feel free to reach out and talk to the SCA team.

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