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.


IYT Worldwide Is Thrilled To Welcome “TBSA Training Academy” as a new partner school offering IYT Recreational courses in beautiful Singapore.

IYT is excited to announce the appointment of TBSA Training Academy as training provider for of IYT recreational courses in Singapore. TBSA Training Academy has been providing training to the Pleasure Craft community since 2013. They are the largest PPCDL training school in Singapore offering PPCDL as well as other competency courses and they are […]


IYT Worldwide Is Thrilled To Welcome “Spindrift Charters” as a new partner school offering Recreational Courses in Cayman Islands.

IYT is excited to announce the appointment of Spindrift Charters Sailing School as training provider for our Small Powerboat & RIB Master, MCA ICC 10m Power Coastal and Inland and VHF Marine Communication Master SRC in Cayman Islands. Join the owner and experienced IYT instructor Mark Tarsh for a fully immersive experience into all the […]


IYT is now offering a 3-4 hour “Try Sailing Course”

IYT is pleased to introduce a new 3-4 hour “Try Sailing” course aimed to provide candidates with basic introductory knowledge for crewing a vessel (monohull or catamaran) up to 15 meters in inland or coastal waters <5 miles offshore during daylight hours in moderate wind and sea conditions.  It’s a fun hands-on course to enjoy […]


IYT Worldwide Welcomes “Maritime Practice” our new partner school offering sailing training up to Yachtmaster Offshore level!

The educational center “Maritime Practice” provides sail training onboard well-known Russian Tall Ships STS Kruzenshtern, STS Sedov and STS Pallada. Yachtmaster training programme is held on yachts in Moscow, Kaliningrad and Croatia (Marina Pirovac). Modern simulators based in the Baltic Fishing Fleet State Academy of Kaliningrad State Technical University (BFFSA) are used in the educational process as well. Theoretical practice […]


Attention! We have now made available downloadable PDF course notes for Master of Yachts Coastal and Master of Yachts Limited.

As you are aware, IYT offers multiple free eLearning courses that can be done in preparation for your practical training. We have now added downloadable PDF Master of Yachts Coastal and Master of Yachts Limited course notes for pre-study.  Many IYT partner schools are holding zoom meetings now for theory training while we self-isolate, so […]


IYT Worldwide Welcomes “Maritime Concept Qatar” Offering Recreational & Professional Training at the biggest Marina in Middle East – Porto Arabia Marina in Doha, Qatar!

IYT is very pleased to announce the appointment of “Maritime Concept Qatar” a location of “Maritime Concept Sea School” as a training provider for our recreational and professional power & sailing courses up to Master of Yachts Limited. “Maritime Concept Qatar” is also approved to offer the International Certificate of Competency (ICC) which is mandatory […]


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 […]


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 […]