PYT announces change to STCW course

One of the leading superyacht crew training companies, PYT – Professional Yachtmaster Training, has recently announced a change to their STCW course.

Due to the fact that the Proficiency in Maritime Security Awareness module has been added to the STCW course, it has been announced that the courses will now be extended by one day.

The entire STCW course will now be conducted over eight working days - Monday to Friday and then Monday to Wednesday. The new price for this particular course will be 5000 South African Rand.

After the turn of the New Year, PYT has also announced various new course dates for 2014. The new dates as well as several other updates to crew training courses, can be found on their website. Updates include dates for the STCW 2010, MoY 200t Limited, Medical First Aid, Deckhand courses and more.

For more information, visit PYT – Professional Yachtmaster Training or email

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