On the Job
What Crew Agents Want you to Know: Communication is Key
Yacht crew recruitment agent Don McKee of YOA Ltd in New Zealand weighs in on the importance of communication in the second of Dockwalk’s new crew agent column.
Training You'll Need to Get Started as a Yacht Deckhand
Capt. Ted Morley breaks down USCG, MCA, and the STCW Convention requirements to ensure that deckhand personnel operate safely and efficiently.
Interior Crew Training Requirements under STCW
It’s important to note interior staff, while not specifically addressed in the STCW Code still have mandatory, regulatory training requirements.
Importance of Properly Training to Safely Use Radar
There's a few skills you need to have to ensure you're safely using radar and ARPA systems.
Here’s the Yachting Regulatory Changes that Happened in 2021
Have a look back at the regulatory changes affecting our industry from this past year.
Updating Master’s for STCW Compliance
Read more about the process for endorsing your Domestic Master’s license to become STCW-compliant.
What’s New in Yacht Crew Training and What’s to Come
Several seasoned crew training experts discuss why this hybrid teaching style might be the revolutionary change we've needed.
How to Build an Interior Dream Team
The interior team still struggles to garner the respect and training necessary to take their profession to the next level.