Fort Lauderdale Yacht Crew Training

Professional Yachtmaster Training is the exclusive provider of IYT megayacht training in Florida.

IYT Worldwide Master of Yachts 200gt certificates are MCA recognized and essential for a successful career in yachting.  PYT USA is consistently reviewed as one of the best Fort Lauderdale yacht crew schools.

Since its founding in Durban, South Africa, in the year 2000, PYT has established an enviable reputation for yacht crew training.

Professional Yachtmaster Training USA (a.k.a. PYTUSA) was established in Fort Lauderdale, Florida in April, 2013. Since then, we have brought our unique and effective approach to yacht crew training to those that wish to get a foothold with a yachting career. Similarly, our courses are also designed and suited to those that wish, or are required, to extend their certified skill sets for a career to work on a yacht around the world.

PYTUSA is an active member of the Fort Lauderdale yachting community. Our training center is located conveniently in the heart of the “yachting capital of the world”. We are located at 1635 South Miami Road, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33316 – just one block north of SE 17th Street. Any way you get to Fort Lauderdale – we are easy to reach.

We hope to see you at the school or on the docks!

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Professional Yachtmaster Training U.S.A.

1635 South Miami Road
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33316
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Hours of Operations

Monday thru Friday | 8:30am to 4:30pm
Saturday | 8:30am to 12:30pm

Register For A Class By Phone

(954) 296-3830

Boat & Marine Equipment

  • 38 ft Power Boat
  • Excellent training vessel
  • 2x 450 HP Yanmar engines
  • 10 KW Westerbeeke generator
  • Radar
  • Chart Plotter
  • Auto-pilot
  • Fully air-conditioned
  • Separate Head and Shower

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