INTERNATIONAL YACHT TRAINING
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The Maritime School of the West Indies offers the ONLY World Wide and MCA recognized STCW course on St.Maarten-St.Martin ! ENROLL NOW before we are fully booked ! LEARN MORE
STCW'95 / 2010
MCA Recognized Certification LEVEL 2
Entry Requirements: Min. age 16 - Physically Fit - STCW'95 / 2010
Operators of RIBs in the Mediterranean and other places are required to be in possession of this approved certificate. LEARN MORE
Small Powerboat and RIB Course + VHF
The Maritime School of the West Indies is the oldest and best Sailing School in St.Maarten-St.Martin. We offer Sailing Lessons for Beginners, Bareboat Crew and Bareboat Captain's Courses, Dinghy courses and other recreational courses. Come sailing during your holidays at our Island St.Maarten-St.Martin, St.Barth's, Anguilla and go back home with your official sailing certificates!
Recreational Sailing School
Personal Watercraft Jet Ski Wave Runner
The MARITIME SCHOOL OF THE WEST INDIES is an IYT affiliated school.
IYT operates more boating courses with more government approvals through more schools, in more countries and in more languages than any other boating organization in the world.
The Maritime School of the West Indies is located in Saint Martin on the French side but easy accessible from the Dutch side by dinghy, bike, bus or car
ALL our courses are World Wide recognized and IYT approved. We offer the official MCA recognized STCW courses, Small Powerboat and RIB, VHF, Master 200 Ton etc.
We offer courses from September until the end of May ( NOT during the Summer ) RESERVE EARLY as most of the courses are completely fully booked way in advance
Safety Courses for Businesses
One day theory and practical course designed to cover the requirements for the safe operation and maintenance of a Personal Watercraft. LEARN MORE
Safety Courses for Airline Pilots
IN-FLIGHT FIRE FIGHTING, SAFETY and FIRST AID IN ACCORDANCE WITH CARNA REQUIREMENTS IMPLEMENTING STANDARDS PART 188.8.131.52 AND FAA ADVISORIES AC 120-80 AND AC120– 44A LEARN MORE
The Maritime School of the West Indies is offering sailing courses on board the CST Tall Ships.
As a trainee, you will stand watches, take your turn steering the ship and perform lookout, handle lines on deck, set and take in sails, help with maintenance, learn navigation, assist in the galley and climb aloft in the rigging. LEARN MORE
Sail Training on Tall Ships
Our Maritime School offers several courses and levels that can be instructed on board of your yacht or vessel. We can also come to other Islands to do some courses on board when your yacht is not coming to St.Maarten-St.Martin.
On Board Private courses for crew
Master Of Yachts 200 Ton Offshore - Ocean
Master of Yachts 200 Tons Limited (Offshore)
Command of a Yacht under 200 Tons, up to150 miles offshore.
Master of Yachts 200 Tons Unlimited (Ocean)
Command of a Yacht up to 200 Tons unlimited ocean sailings.