The Superyacht Industry is fascinating to work in but the requirements for future professionals are many in order to meet the clientele’s demands. Either you aim at a crew or at an officer position on board a yacht, Metropolitan College Superyacht Academy is the starting point for your yachting career. The purpose of all introductory programmes is to create a deep understanding of how the yachting industry works and which are its main principles and attitudes depending on the position.
The G.U.E.S.T. 1 programme is the only Internationally Accredited Maritime Hospitality & Service Training and Certification Programme available to Crew working in the Luxury Super Yacht sector. It has been designed to inspire, support and further careers for current and future Stewards and Stewardesses working in the luxury Super Yacht sector, and is recognized, supported and endorsed by major Superyacht Associations of the industry. G.U.E.S.T. Program is considered as the global interior crew training standard and is accredited by the International Association of Maritime Institutions.
Metropolitan College’s Superyacht Academy offers the G.U.E.S.T. 1 (Introduction level) training programme. The programme provides a solid introduction to the role of an interior crew member on board of a Super Yacht. The Introduction training platform teaches the basic skills required to ensure that when a steward/ess takes his/her position, he/she is bringing some relevant skills and value to the job.