Nationally Recognised Trainer

The Sydney Maritime Institute is a division of Club Sail Pty. Ltd., a Nationally Recognised Training Institute.

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Nationally Regognised Trainer

The Sydney Maritime Institute is a division of the Superyacht Crew Academy specialising in training for Australians who wish to work on commercial or private yachts. Club Sail Pty. Ltd. Recognised Training Organisation registration no. 91462

Some of the training courses are elegible for special subsidies for residents of the Sydney area. Please contact us for more information.

International yacht training

Superyacht Crew Academy was the first International Yacht Training partner in Australia.

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International Yacht training worldwide

International Yacht Training Worldwide certificates are recognised by 25 governments worldwide, all major yacht insurance companies and by the Maritime Coastguard Agency of the United Kingdom (MCA).

IYT can also provide course graduates with the Irish International Certificate of Competence recognised throughout Europe inland and coastal waterways.

Government Approval List


Maritime Coastguard Agency of the United Kingdom Red Ensign Countries

  • Great Britain
  • Cayman Islands
  • Bermuda
  • Isle of Man
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Guernsey
  • Jersey
  • Turks and Caicos
  • Scotland
  • Wales
  • N. Ireland
  • Anguilla
  • Gibraltar
  • Falkland Islands
  • St. Helena
  • Monserrat

Other Countries

  • U.S.A. (as dual certification)
  • Marshall Islands
  • Ireland
  • Bahamas
  • Lebanon
  • W. Australia (as dual certification )
  • Queensland (as dual certification )
  • New South Wales (as dual certification)
  • Poland

IYT continues to apply for commercial recognition in other countries.