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About STCW Training

Everyone who wants to work on-board a yacht must hold a valid STCW certificate. You will need an STCW Basic Safety Training certificate before you apply for jobs!

What is STCW?

STCW Basic Safety Training is a mandatory training for everyone who wishes to work on yachts. It focuses on basic safety skills, emergency procedures and teamwork within the maritime environment.

How much does it cost?

STCW Basic Safety Training normally takes 5 consecutive days and usually costs between $1000 and $1800.

Where can I get it?

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