Careers advice

The PYA encourages and mentors new entrants into professional yachting, as well as offering career advice to seasoned crew. PYA staff and council can assist crew at all stages of their careers, including updates on qualifications, career mapping, CV advice, help with applications for NoE’s, Training Record Books and all aspects of Sea Service and Yacht Service recording.

Attending and hosting regular seminars and workshops on various subjects worldwide, the PYA invites renowned industry professionals with topical and relevant information to inform crew of changes in policy and regulations that affect them and their careers.

The PYA also hosts a number of Continuing Professional Development Workshops throughout the year for crew to learn new career-enhancing skills. These are always free for PYA members to attend. Check out our upcoming events for details.