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Yachting Pages takes a look at yachting associations

Wednesday 30 Nov 2016

Yachting Pages have put together an article for crew on the benefits of joining the PYA.

PYA Christmas Ball 2016

Tuesday 22 Nov 2016

Get your tickets for THE social event of the yachting calendar!

The PYA at the Monaco Yacht Show 2016

Tuesday 6 Sep 2016

As part of its commitment to Continuing Professional Development, the PYA is once again hosting a jampacked programme of informative events for the yachting industry at this year's Monaco Yacht Show. Don't forget to register for your place!

Décret Etat d'Accueil

Wednesday 29 Jun 2016

Good news for foreign flagged vessels operating in French waters!

GUEST Training Awareness Day

Tuesday 21 Jun 2016

On the 14th May, the PYA hosted two interactive GUEST training sessions for interior crew at the Royal Beach Hotel in Antibes.

The PYA at the Palma Yacht Show 2016

Thursday 5 May 2016

The PYA kicked off the 2016 Mediterranean season by attending the Palma Yacht Show and had a busy few days of hosting workshops, assisting crew and signing up new members.

PYA-Endorsed Workshops Delivered by ACREW

Monday 11 Apr 2016

Crew can now have their attendance at selected ACREW Continuing Professional Development events stamped into the brand new PYA Crew Work Book.

PYA announce partnership agreement with Worldchefs (WACS)

Wednesday 16 Mar 2016

Exciting news for Superyacht Chefs!!!

Is your CERTIFICATION ready for 2017?

Tuesday 12 Jan 2016

Make sure that your courses are up to date and in line with the Manila Amendments of the STCW Code ahead of January 2017.

Older news can be found in our news archive.

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