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.


Sigma-Marine Yachting School, in Odessa, Ukraine, now offers practical training in Greece!

IYT’s long time partner school in Odessa, Ukraine, “Sigma-Marine Yachting School”, is now offering practical training in Lavrion, Greece.  Join Vitaly Mikhalyuk, owner and senior instructor, and his team of experienced skippers for theoretical training in Odessa and practical training in the beautiful waters of the Aegean Sea.  For more information please visit their website […]


“Discover Sailing Asia” in Hong Kong has joined IYT!

We are very pleased to announce that “Discover Sailing Asia” has joined IYT.  Owner, Chong Wei Yong, plans to offer a range of IYT recreational sailing courses in the area from Dinghy-Start Sailing to International Bareboat Skipper.  Join chief instructor, Vincent Su Meng Wee, for a knowledge filled sailing experience.  Whether you are a complete […]


IYT Welcomes “Sea Life” as Partner School in Kiev, Ukraine / Bar, Montenegro!

We are very pleased to announce the appointment of “Sea Life” as a training provider for our recreational sail and powerboat courses up to Yachtmaster Offshore. Enjoy a sail or powerboat training experience with owner and chief instructor, Iurii Pugach, while exploring the sites and culture of the Adriatic Coast.  Iurii offers theory courses in […]


Aquatoria Holds First IYT Instructor Training Course in Croatia

Aquatoria, IYT Partner School in Croatia, held its first Instructor Training Course in April under the guidance of IYT Representative, John Goode.  The school is owned and operated by Yury Logushkin.  According to John, the course was conducted aboard Aquatoria’s exceptionally well found 54-foot yacht which proved ideal for both theoretical and practical training elements […]


IYT Worldwide Welcomes “Nevsky Flot” offering sail training in St. Petersburg, Russia!

We are very pleased to announce that “Nevsky Flot” has joined our family of partner schools in St. Petersburg, Russia.  They will offer IYT’s sail training programme up to International Bareboat Skipper. IYT’s Bareboat Skipper certificates are accepted for charter in most areas of the E.U. and Caribbean. There is much history surrounding this yacht […]


IYT Welcomes “SportFlot” in Moscow to our team of worldwide partner schools!

We are very pleased to announce the addition of “SportFlot” as a training provider for our recreational sailing courses from Dinghy to International Bareboat Skipper.  IYT’s Bareboat Skipper certificates are accepted for charter in most areas of the E.U. and Caribbean.  SportFlot is dedicated to excellence in training yachtsmen and women.  They offer a broad […]


IYT International Crew Course held in Xiamen, China

Our new school in China, Launch Club Xiamen, has just completed their first training session for IYT’s International Crew Sail Certification in Xiamen!  We are proud to have the school and their instructors on board as our partners in the region!   We are equally proud of the new IYT students!  Congratulations!      


Dubai International Boat Show 2017

February 28, 2017 – March 4, 2017 | Dubai International Marine Club Last years show was attended by IYT Worldwide President Mark Fry at the invitation of our Dubai training centre Marine Concept Sea School. Marine Concepts is a tier 1 school provides IYT maritime training courses, certification and international boat licenses from IYT Small […]


Boot Dusseldorf 2017

January 21, 2017 – January 29, 2017 | Dusseldorf Germany Boot Dusseldorf is the number 1 show worldwide and considered by many to be the most important gathering place for the industry. This year will feature the largest collection of boat manufacturers in Europe. All the top names will be there from Sweden to Italy. […]


Miami International Boat Show

February 16, 2017 – February 20, 2017 | Miami Marine Park & Basin In 2017 the Miami International boat show moves to a new island location across the bay from downtown Miami to Virginia Key and the Miami Marine Stadium Park & Basin. The new venue allow for over 1,300 boats and 550+ slips and […]