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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.

The latest Yachting Matters magazine

Monday 4 Apr 2016

Check out the latest PYA magazine supplement!

PYA announce partnership agreement with Worldchefs (WACS)

Wednesday 16 Mar 2016

Exciting news for Superyacht Chefs!!!

MCA WORKSHOP: Entry into enclosed spaces - 24 February 2016

Wednesday 13 Jan 2016

In February, the MCA are holding an informative workshop on 'Entry into enclosed spaces'. Includes presentations and discussions to explore what more can be done to reduce the number of fatalities caused by entry into enclosed spaces.

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.

PYA Christmas Ball 2015

Friday 4 Dec 2015

THE Christmas social event for the yachting industry is here, and it's bigger and better than ever!

Older news can be found in our news archive.

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