Superyacht Career Starter Course

STCW / Jet Ski / Powerboat

Have you ever dreamed of working within the Superyacht industry? Our tailored Superyacht Career Starter course provides the essential qualifications needed to enter the superyacht industry as a deckhand.

By working closely alongside a top SuperYacht recruitment company Quay Crew, who are also based in the same marina, we have crafted additional modules to help you feel confident when applying for new roles with your newly gained qualifications.

Superyacht Deck Crew Training Course Overview:


• MCA STCW Basic Safety Course – (Five Day Course)
• RYA Powerboat Level 2 Course / International Certificate of Competence up to 10m – (Two Day Course)
• RYA Personal Watercraft Proficiency Course – (One Day Course)
• RYA Tender Operators Course – (Two Day Course)
• C.V. Preparation – (Evening)
• Basic PWC and PB Maintenance and Care Module & Interview Preparation – (One Day Course)

Pre – Requisites:

You will need to get your ENG1 Seafarer Medical Fitness Certificate to work on Superyachts. This can be done through your doctors, for more information please click here.

All Deck Crew are normally required to work long hours and different shift patterns, so you must be physically fit and able to do this. Someone with the eye for detail, enthusiastic and energetic with all jobs will be perfect candidate and very employable.


Qualifications you will gain:

• Jetski Safaris Superyacht Deck Crew Training Certificate
• RYA Powerboat Level 2 (PBL2)
• RYA Personal Watercraft Proficiency (PWC)
• RYA Tender Operator
• Personal Survival Techniques (STCW A-VI/1-1)
• Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting (STCW A-VI/1-2)
• Elementary First Aid (STCW A-VI/1-3)
• Personal Safety & Social Responsibility (STCW A-V1/1-4)
• Proficiency in Security Awareness (STCW A-VI/6-1)

Duration: 14 days (with weekend break)

Minimum age: 16

Cost of courses and gaining new qualifications putting you off starting your new career?

Why not contact Afloat Marine Finance who can finance courses from £500 upwards.  To check your eligibility go to Afloat Marine Finance or click the logo below.

Why train with us?

Jetski Safaris is a RYA Jet Ski (PWC) and Powerboat Training Centre with over 12 years experience of delivering expert tuition. It has a fleet of ten Seadoo GTI SE Jet Skis, 6.5 metre Ribeye Powerboats and a team of full time experienced instructors, which deliver courses from both its base in Poole Harbour and onboard Superyachts.

By partnering up with a premium supplier of STCW courses in the UK and a top superyacht recruitment company, we are perfectly positioned to help get your foot in the door or should we say onto the passerelle of a Superyacht.

Course fees

Superyacht Deck Crew Training Course

with Accommodation

Prices start from


Check out our financing option with Afloat Marine Finance.


Superyacht Deck Crew Training Course

without Accommodation

Prices start from


Check out our financing option with Afloat Marine Finance.


Want to find out more about working in the Superyacht Industry?

We work alongside Quay Crew who are one of the premier Superyacht Recruitment Agencies. They have a fantastic blog page with many insightful articles to read, or simply call one of their helpful team for a further chat on 01202 707 888.

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Call us on + 44 (0) 1202 706 784 or email us to discuss your training needs

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Jetski Safaris Ltd
Salterns Marina
BH14 8JR
T: 01202 706 784

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