With an understanding of the requirements and certifications, starting a career as a Yachtie will not seem so daunting.
Whilst it is often reviewed as 'trashy TV', Below Deck does shed a light into some of the tasks, responsibility and duties of both Deckhands and Stewardesses.
The Seafarer's Earnings Deduction (SED) allows 100% of on-board earnings to be exempt from UK income tax. Learn if you qualify & how to claim you tax back.
To be paid very well to travel the world, have most expenses taken care of, meet incredible people and make memories that will stay with you for the rest of your life, it is safe to say yachting is a great career choice.
If you have experience in administration or finance then the Yacht Purser role could be a fantastic opportunity for you to carve out a career working on Superyachts.
Yacht crew agencies will be able to help find work for all types of positions and experience, from Yacht Captains down to green (new) Stewardesses and Deckhands.
We discuss how the impact of Coronavirus may force a technology change in the yacht crew recruitment process.
We want to update you regarding the Coronavirus (COVID 19) as we can all see it is starting to impact on our daily lives.
There are a number of different course options to choose from but if you have no prior experience, then you may have come across the term ‘zero to hero’ Yachtmaster.
We have been approved as a BSUPA training centre, which means we can develop our students to become paddleboarding instructors.
Super yacht recruiters and captains are becoming a lot more relaxed to tattoos and because so many people now have them, they may be missing out on a great deckhand or stewardess if they don't accept tattoos.
The water start is a game changer in your windsurfing progression. This move will give you more confidence to head out in stronger winds, smaller boards and bigger waves.