MCA Master Modules
Certificates of Competency - 500 - 3000 GT
Certificates of Competency (CoC's) are required
in order to command vessels up to 500 GT
or 3000 gross tons.
MCA Compliance - OOW
Officer of the Watch - Yachts Up to 3000 GT
Accreditation is widely recognized by all major yacht regulatory bureaus, insurance companies, as well as charter & management agencies.
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STCW 10 TRAINING
International Convention of Standards of Training, Certification & Watch Keeping for Seafarers
The qualification standards for masters, officers and watch personnel on seagoing merchant ships.
The International Convention of Standards of Training, Certification and Watch Keeping for Seafarers defines the training necessary for all persons employed at sea. Starting out requires the completion of basic safety training courses which are compulsory requirements for all yacht crew.
Have You Satisfied the STCW Five Year Requirement – Providing Evidence You Have Maintained the Required Competence in Basic Training? STCW 10 Refresher / Revalidation entry requirements stipulated that you have previously been issued with a STCW certificate (STCW 95). This course is a requirement of the amended STCW 2010.
We provide the Fort Lauderdale yacht crew training courses you require for MCA compliance and which are widely accepted for the private and commercial operations of both power & sailing yachts up to 3000 gross tons. The accreditation is widely recognized by all major yacht regulatory bureaus, insurance companies, as well as charter & management agencies.
Nicest Staff and Teachers at a School I Have EVER Had! Highly Recommended!
Craig Pilczuk II
Mike was a great instructor for the STCW, super knowledgeable and doesn’t read straight from the material. Friendly office staff and responsive to questions! Also great location for quick lunch spots, good start off in Fort Lauderdale for those entering the industry
Great Schooling and Education. Minh and Tracy are Top Notch and Bryant is a Fantastic Instructor!
Super Awesome Staff! Loved It!
Fantastic service! Getting information on what you need to bring and having amazing teachers who keep the class fun and interesting sets PYT apart!
Great school. Thorough instruction, good facilities & decent prices comparatively. Always quick & helpful responses from admin. Highly recommend
Great atmosphere, interesting lecturers and amazing admin staff. Everyone here goes the extra mile to ensure that you pass and understand everything. Plus the awesome snacks and coffee help the studying go much smoother.
Since its founding in Durban, South Africa, in the year 2000, PYT has established an enviable reputation and we are delighted to now be able to bring our special approach to the US and offer selected courses in Fort Lauderdale.
PYT reached a milestone in April 2013 when our subsidiary, PYT USA, was granted the license to offer IYT Worldwide courses in Fort Lauderdale, Florida thereby allowing us to bring our style of teaching to one of the main centers of the mega yacht industry.