Your gateway to the yachting industry

The most comprehensive deckhand  course available

All the training you need to start your career as a Competent deckhand

what is included:

The Competent Deckhand Course is designed to give you the experience to enter this yachting industry and show you have the knowledge and skills to be an important member of the team.

No other  course gives you the overall experience offered by this Competent Deckhand Course.

Upon successful completion of the course you will receive the following certification.

Our Instructors are experienced training Captains who are RYA Instructors


Competent Deckhand Course Completion Card with QR code so prospective employees can see your skills


Commercially Endorsed RYA Powerboat Level 2


RYA Advanced Powerboat - Night Operations


RYA Personal Watercraft Certificate


RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Theory Course Completion Certificate


VHF SRC Certificate


Looking to become a superyacht deckhand but don’t have any experience?

Our competent deckhand course has been specifically designed to give you the training and experience you need to fulfil the role as a competent deckhand.

Working as a deckhand can be an amazing experience and provide a lifestyle many could only dream of with monthly salaries ranging from €2,500.00 to as much as €5,000.00 on a charter yacht when you include tips.

However, you are looking to work in a competitive market with many other looking to do the same job this course will set you apart from others.

Many yachts will ask for the RYA Yachtmaster Certificate of Competence which requires 2500 sea miles and for you to be an experienced motor yacht skipper, this is something that you can only gain with actual experience.

To give you a head start and to show prospective employers that you understand collision regulations, passage planning, weather and much more we include the RYA YM offshore theory course as part of your competent deckhand course.

Our course has been designed by experienced yacht captains who know exactly what is required to be a competent deckhand.

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