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Below are some useful stuff regarding the detail.

We’ve gathered the most essential pieces of information for you below to make it as easy as possible for you. Please familiarise yourself with everything so that you can ensure you’re completely organised prior to embarking on one of our courses, or your yachting career!


Flying Fish certificate

How to get an STCW certificate

Here is some help and advice on how to get qualified in STCW Basic Safety Training

Working on Superyachts.

All you need to know about working on Superyachts

Becomming an Officer of the watch

Become an Officer of the Watch (OOW)

The pathway to becomming an Officer of the watch, the courses you need to complete.

STCW/ENG1 Medical

ENG1 medical certificate

The ENG1 Medical

All you need to know about the ENG1 medical, including a list of approved doctors.

Flying Fish certificate

How to replace lost certificates

Don’t worry if you have lost your certificates, we can replace them for you.

a women completing her seafarers tax

What happens if I fail my ENG1 medical

Here we explain what your options are if you don’t get your ENG1 medical certificate.

Royal Yachting Association

The Royal Yachting Association (RYA) is the governing body and provides the training framework and regulation that Flying Fish, as an RYA training centre adhere to. Below is further information pertaining to courses delivered by Flying Fish.


Preparing your Superyacht CV

If you need help preparing your Superyacht CV, then please see the guidance below.

Funding you’re new career

Below are all the details you’ll need to be aware of in order to successfully finance your Superyacht career:

Is there anything else you’d like to know?

If so, be sure to browse through our blog and other resources, and don’t hesitate to get in touch with a member of the Flying Fish team – they’ll be more than happy to help!

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