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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.

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IYT Welcomes “Sailazores Training School” offering sail holidays and training in the Azores!

IYT is pleased to announce the appointment of “Sailazores Training School” as a training provider for our recreational sailing courses up to International Bareboat Skipper. They are approved for the International Certificate of Competency (ICC) which is mandatory for chartering in some areas of the E.U. Enjoy a sailing holiday exploring the waters and sites […]

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“Newcastle Boat School” in NSW, Australia has joined IYT’s Team of Partner Schools!

IYT is pleased to announce the appointment of “Newcastle Boat School” as a training provider for our recreational power and sailing courses up to Yachtmaster Offshore. They are also approved for the International Certificate of Competency (ICC) which is mandatory for chartering in some areas of the E.U.. Join owner and chief instructor, Peter Bachelor, […]

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IYT Welcomes “Poseidon” as a Partner School in Xanthi, Greece

Please join us in welcoming “Poseidon” as a training provider for our recreational sailing courses up to International Bareboat Skipper. “Poseidon” offers yacht charters, sail training and yacht registration. The school caters to Russian clients who wish to sail and train in the Mediterranean. Enjoy sailing the waters of Greece on their yacht “Poseidon 3” […]

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IYT Worldwide Welcomes “Tiller and Kites” offering Dinghy to High Performance Sail Training in Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.A.!

We are very pleased to announce the appointment of “Tiller and Kites Sailing School” as a training provider for our recreational sailing courses from Dinghy up to International Bareboat Skipper. They are approved for the International Certificate of Competency (ICC) which is mandatory for chartering in some areas of the E.U.. Their courses are designed […]

STCW Basic Safety Video Marine Concepts

Our School in Dubai Marine Concepts has just completed another training Video for their classrooms workHere is the Video on Youtube.

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Sailor Tattoos and Meaning

Sailor Tattoos – What these historic tattoos mean tells and interesting story! Over the years many sailor tattoos have taken on significant meaning and some tattoos taking on more than one. Here is a list of famous tattoos from the like of tattoo artists like Sailor Jerry and others. The Pig and Rooster tattoos have […]

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Nautical Athletic Club of Voula joins IYT

Nautical Athletic Club of Voula in Greece We are very pleased to announce the appointment of “Nautical Athletic Club of Voula” as a training provider for our recreational sailing courses up to Yachtmaster Offshore. They are also approved for the International Certificate of Competency (ICC) which is mandatory for chartering in some areas of the […]

Beware of False or Misleading Certificates from Turkey

International Yacht Training Worldwide is a Federally registered Canadian Company (Nov 2007) and was originally founded by Capt. Mark Fry in the United States in December 2002. The company has been trading as IYT since its inception and IYT is a Registered Trademark of International Yacht Training Worldwide in many different countries. It has been […]

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Diane Reid Sail Training Joins IYT

We are very pleased to announce that Diane Reid Sail Training and Coaching has joined our network of worldwide partner schools. The school is approved to teach our recreational sailing courses up to International Bareboat Skipper and our VHF-SRC course. They are also approved for the International Certificate of Competency (ICC) which is mandatory for […]

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Sail & Dive joins IYT Worldwide

Eric Savard and his wife Nathalie join IYT in the Bahamas We are so very pleased to announce the appointment of “Sail & Dive” as a training provider for our recreational sailing courses up to International Bareboat Skipper. They are approved for the International Certificate of Competency (ICC) which is mandatory for chartering in some […]