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Global PWC Guidelines
If your vessel is using a Personal Watercraft (PWC), then we advise reading the following guidelines to learn about the different regulations in key yachting locations worldwide. Continue reading
Advance your career with the Trinity House RYA Yachtmaster Scholarship
The Scholarship has already had an impact on many aspiring yacht professionals. Find out how you can apply for funding to advance your career. Continue reading
Events 2020
Here is a list of the upcoming events for this year hosted by the PYA or partners. Details will be made available as they come. Continue reading
Celebrating the life of PYA Councillor Russell Lunt

It’s with great sadness that we announce the recent passing of one of our PYA Council members, Russell Lunt, who’s been an active member of the Council and long-time supporter of the PYA.

 
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Updated regulations for the use of private submarines in France
Find out the latest regulations from the Préfet Maritime for yacht's using private submarines in French Mediterranean waters. Continue reading
Coronavirus advice for yacht crew
As the spread of Coronvirus increases, we’ve put together some basic guidelines for yacht crew Continue reading
Updated regulations for the use of helipads in France
Find out the latest regulations from the Préfet Maritime for the take-off and landing of helicopters on yachts in French Mediterranean waters. Continue reading
ACREW kicks off 2020 with their Caribbean Crewfest
Learn what happened at ACREW’s Caribbean Crewfest and find out how your team can join their upcoming event in Montenegro. Continue reading
Overcoming the hazards of the yachting industry
Following the recent article about ‘The Secretive World of the Superyacht Industry’ by The London Times, we shed some light on the options available to crew experiencing one of the downsides of the industry. Continue reading
Schengen Visa Changes to Benefit Seafarers
Learn how changes to the visa length and application process can benefit yacht crew frequently visiting Europe. Continue reading
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