Starting out in the super yacht industry is an exciting and rewarding choice of employment. Some choose to use the experience as a gap year while many others follow it as a long term and extremely rewarding career path.

The MCA set the world standards which are followed by numerous other countries.The industry provides safe and rewarding employment for young persons.

What do I need to qualify to work in this rewarding industry?

You will need to:

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PYT is your first choice MCA approved training provider.

PYT is recognised by the industry as a world class super yacht crew training academy. The savings on most of our course modules could well cover your traveling costs to South Africa.

Our value for money is hard to beat in the world of super yacht training. Our course schedule is designed to be flexible to suit super yacht crew.

Let us kick start your steps up the ladder of command.

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Jobs Available - Sea Quests

Looking for a hostess/cook/stewardess for an up-coming short cruise, and other cruises later in the year – for our 72ft expedition vessel that is used for conservation research cruises and discovery expeditions. They would need to be/have: 1. Presentable and friendly, able to act as a hostess 2. Willing to clean cabins, make beds, dishes etc 3. STCW qualified 4. Cooking skills or basic cooking qualification 5. Have some experience at sea (i.e. does not get seasick, etc) 6. Has a valid passport (we are a foreign registered vessel and going to Mozambique) 7. Positive attitude and practical We need to find our Stewardess urgently – as we are leaving port (Durban) on 27th April! Email: Cell: +27-82-4954416

Posted By Roxanne Oschman on April 23 2015

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