IYT World Professional Crossover Opportunites

Below is an outline of the certifications that IYT Worldwide will accept either as entry into, or equivalent to, the IYT Master of Yachts (MOY) Professional Certification.

Royal Yachting Association

RCA Offshore

  • For students who hold the RYA Offshore you are eligible to take IYT’s Master of Yachts Unlimited Course.

Maritime & Coastguard Agency Of Great Britain

Officer of the Watch with Command Endorsement

  • Holders of this certificate may proceed directly to the IYT Master of Yachts Unlimited course.

Australian Maritime Safety Authority

AMSA Master 4

  • Holders of this certificate may proceed to the IYT Master of Yachts Unlimited course.

AMSA Coxswain Grade 1

  • Holders of this certificate may obtain the Master of Yachts Inshore 80 gt certificate.

AMSA Master 5

  • Holders of this certificate may obtain a Master of Yachts 200 ton Limited certificate.

RYA Student Requirements

RYA Offshore

  • Hold the RYA Offshore - Commercially endorsed and valid
  • Hold the full STCW basic training modules (not the RYA First Aid and Sea Survival) revalidated as necessary
  • Successfully complete the IYT General Maritime Law E-Learning course
  • Successfully complete an Assessment with an IYT Approved MOY School, by an IYT MOY Instructor. This assessment will cover practical examination competencies and an oral examination
  • Have a current medical fitness certificate
  • Successfully complete the MOY Unlimited course and examinations.

RYA Offshore Theory Course Completion Certificate

  • Hold RYA Offshore Theory course completion certificate
  • Successfully complete the crossover IYT Theory examination (either with or without a refresher course)
  • Hold the full STCW basic training modules (not the RYA First Aid and Sea Survival) revalidated as necessary
  • Successfully complete the IYT General Maritime Law E-Learning course
  • Successfully complete the IYT Master of Yachts (Limited) Practical course and examination.

AMSA Student Requirements

Coxswain Grade 1

  • Successfully complete the IYT General Maritime Law E-Learning course
  • Please note that students do not need the Maritime Emergencies course as it has already been covered/certified in the Australian Coxswain course

Master 5

  • Successfully complete the IYT General Maritime Law E-Learning course
  • Have completed 30 night hours ON WATCH while underway
  • Hold the full STCW basic training modules (not the RYA First Aid and Sea Survival) revalidated as necessary
  • Have a current medical fitness certificate