International Yacht Training Worldwide


IYT Worldwide offers the training you need for a life of ocean adventure.

IYT is just the beginning of a yachting career or time spent enjoying the wonders of the sea. Chartering your own yacht in the Mediterranean, running a sailing school or working on a superyacht, it all starts with your certification! Our On the Deck section features stories from students, captains, schools and features on fantastic destinations.


Thinking of chartering in Europe? Important Information regarding required qualifications

THINKING OF CHARTERING IN EUROPE? MAKE SURE YOU ARE QUALIFIED. IT IS WISE TO HOLD BOTH FLOTILLA SKIPPER (OR HIGHER) & THE ICC In the past, if you were chartering in Europe, an International Certificate of Competency (ICC) may have been sufficient proof of your ability to safely operate a boat. However, it has been […]


IYT Worldwide Welcomes “Clube Naval de Cascais” Offering Recreational Training in Portugal!

IYT is very pleased to announce the appointment of “Clube Naval de Cascais” as a recreational training center providing courses up to Yachtmaster Offshore Power & Sail. CNC is located on the bay of Cascais, right on the Atlantic Ocean and 11 miles from Lisbon, one of the world’s acknowledged best venues to organize all […]


IYT has launched a new E-Learning Course “Module 26: Canadian Boating Requirements”!

We are very pleased to announce that we have launched a new “Module 26: Canadian Boating Requirements” e- Learning course for candidates who want to gain a thorough knowledge of Canadian Boating Requirements and/or receive the ICC recognised by Transport Canada in lieu of the PCOC. The information contained in this course is provided free of […]


Broadreach is Seeking Skippers to Lead their Teen Sailing Programs this Summer in Caribbean!

Over the past twenty five years, Broadreach has taken more than 17,000 students on experiential education programs to over 40 countries. With programs for middle school, high school and college aged students, Broadreach courses span the globe exploring extraordinary destinations and fascinating topics through hands-on instruction with the ocean as the classroom. Critical to their […]


The IYT Small Powerboat & RIB Master and 10M ICC Power Elearning Courses are now available FREE of CHARGE!

We are very pleased to announce that we have the following eLearning theory courses available for the public to take free of charge: • Newly revised MCA Recognised Small Powerboat & RIB Master • IYT 10 Meter International Certificate of Competency – Power – Coastal • IYT 10 Meter International Certificate of Competency – Power […]


IYT Worldwide welcomes “Superyacht Culinary Academy” offering Superyacht Chef training in South Africa!

Obtaining a culinary arts qualification as a yacht Chef is the perfect way to get on board luxury yachts.  There is a significant demand as more and more crew agents and Captains look for applicants with professional qualifications. The Superyacht Culinary Academy is an exclusive training platform for qualified or aspiring Chefs to further their […]


IYT Worldwide Welcomes “Sea Star Marine” Offering Recreational Training in Bahrain!

IYT is very pleased to announce the appointment of “Sea Star Marine” as a training provider for our recreational sailing courses up to Yachtmaster Coastal Power level. Sea Star Marine in Bahrain is one of the best marine tour services company in the Kingdom of Bahrain with an exquisite range of amazing packages that are custom-tailored […]


IYT Worldwide Welcomes “Cape to Cape Adventure Sailing School” Offering Recreational Training in Western Australia!

Cape to Cape Adventure Sailing School offers expedition-based sailing courses along the rugged and remote Western Australian coast. They use a performance catamaran as their classroom and visit some of the most beautiful anchorages in Western Australia. Your instructor Paul Willison has over 35 years of experience sailing in these areas and being a qualified […]


IYT Worldwide Welcomes Crew Training Solutions (CTS) offering recreational and professional training in Naples, Italy!

IYT is very pleased to announce the appointment of Crew Training Solutions as a training provider for our recreational and professional power & sailing courses up to Master of Yachts Limited. They are also approved for the International Certificate of Competency (ICC) which is mandatory for chartering in some areas of the E.U. Crew Training […]


Superyacht Academy in Asia and the Pacific (SAAP) proudly announces its expansion in Makati City!

After an overwhelming response in enrollees in Cebu, Superyacht Academy in Asia and the Pacific (SAAP) proudly announces its expansion in Makati City.  SAAP was established in June 2017 and is currently the only yachting academy in the country.  It is also the only Superyacht Academy in the country that is approved by International Yacht […]