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super yacht sailing academy
super yacht sailing academy
super yacht sailing academy

Learn to fly and be your own Master

Yeni Vira Superyacht and Sailing Academy is a fully qualified MCA approved IYT Worldwide partner school in its region. Ready to fullfill your dreams on bluewater with yachtmaster, STCW and all other Professional and recreational marine courses.
Prior to taking the course the candidate MUST have undertaken either 2 trips of 250 miles, or 1 trip of 500 miles in which some must travelled out of sight of land, and to cover those areas where this may be difficult, ie the Med or Caribbean, thi...
Personal interviews of each yacht crew candidate, checking their full references and compile all certificates, menus, and relevant documents are quite important. We are surely very strict on that. But we do not do the things only mentioned above. ...
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Who We Are
VIRA Superyacht & Sailing Academy were established in 2006 to fill up the huge absence of Yacht Captain & Crew and Sailing careers in the superyacht industry throughout the Mediterranean region. We were appointed as an IYT WW partner school in 2011 and became a Training Center for the MCA recognized Master of Yachts (Professional) Courses. IYT is the world’s leading provider of yacht training services – both recreational and professional. Our school is a fully approved & authorized Private Marine School both by the Prime Ministry Undersecretaries of Maritime Affairs and Ministry of National Education of Government of Turkey. VIRA SSA also is the only Marine School having ISO 9001:2008 certificate from LRQA (Lloyd Register of Shipping). We provide high-quality education and training for the superyacht industry to meet the growing international demand for crew, officers and captains who are trained to the highest professional standar...
stcw standards of training certification and watchkeeping
Our onboard training will trained together with the equipment they will actually use and in their working environment on board. Choose exactly what should be achieved and what time commitments there are, and our highly flexible and bespoke programmes will be designed to provide the right specialist training. From fire fighting to medical care, from security training to bridge equipment training, from regulatory updates to tender driving skills – our training provides complete tailor-made solutions to ensure that your yacht runs at optimum performance. We and our reputable group of training partners will come to you, wherever you are in the world providing bespoke solutions for your onboard training needs. Training can be conducted in the new-build phase or during refit, alongside or at anchor or on passage (with limitations). Harmonised training across all crew exceeding mandatory standards will create enhanced skills levels, resulting in increased service levels to owners and guests. It will also augment the safety of lives and help protect the value of your ...