PYA Sea Changes Forum, Monaco, 28th September 2017
The PYA is once again hosting the must-attend event for the yachting industry at the Monaco Yacht Show. Continue reading
PYA GUEST Interior Training Workshop, Antibes, 24th June
Don't miss out on the Summer G.U.E.S.T workshop event in Antibes. Continue reading
Latest Yachting Matters PYA Supplement
The 32nd edition of Yachting Matters magazine, featuring the PYA supplement, has now been published. Continue reading
MIN 543 - Changes to sea service verification by the MCA
The MCA now expects that sea service should be verified PRIOR to submission to them. The PYA can now do this for non-members as well as members. Continue reading
A very successful PYA crew workshop day in Antibes!
On Saturday 8th April, the PYA hosted a day of workshops for all departments of crew, all of which were free to attend. Around 150 crew joined us throughout the day. Continue reading
Clarification regarding STCW 'refresher' training

The MCA has issued MIN 535 to update MIN 520 and so reduce the confusion in some parts of our industry about the requirements for seafarers to undergo what is known as 'refresher' training.

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PYA Christmas Ball, Cannes, 15th December 2017

The date has been set for the next PYA Christmas Ball. Get it in your diaries!

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Amendments to MLC

The first amendments to MLC, 2016, are about to be implemented, providing guarantees of seafarer financial protection in particular areas of contractual rights and dues.

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