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MCA / RYA / STCW / PYA Approved Courses in Oral Preparation, Sail and Power, Engineering, Yacht Deck, Workboat & Yacht Interior

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John Percival Marine Associates offers training to marine professional from the Merchant Navy, Superyacht and Workboat specializes in for MCA Oral exams for both Deck and Engineering. They also offer most of the written Yacht modules for Deck up to Master less than 3000gt and Engineering up to Y2. Apart from the above, they also offer courses for Interior crew through the PYA GUEST program.

Hoylake Sailing School is a RYA Training Centre and the courses in the RYA Shorebased Cruising Scheme are with practical courses arranged, with Southern Sailing School or East Anglia Sea School. The shorebased courses are run as evening classes and also as two weekend or five day intensive courses. Tutorials/Workshops on a One to One or group basis are also arranged.

Training Programs


MCA Oral Preparation Courses

  • OOW Yachts <3000gt,
  • Master (Code Vessels) <200gt,
  • Master Yachts <500gt,
  • Master Yachts <3000gt
  • Engineering MEOL, Y4, Y3, Y2 & Y1
  • Oral Prep Courses Merchant and Workboat Professionals

RYA Shorebased Courses

  • RYA Dayskipper Shorebased
  • RYA Coastal Skipper/Yachtmaster Offshore Shorebased
  • RYA Yachtmaster Ocean Shorebased
  • RYA 1 Day Radar

Practical Sail and Power Courses

  • RYA Competent Crew
  • RYA Day Skipper Certificate
  • RYA Coastal Skipper Certificate
  • RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Coastal preparation and exam
  • RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Offshore preparation and exam
  • RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Ocean

Radio Courses

  • RYA VHF/SRC/DSC Marine Radio Course
  • GMDSS GOC Course
  • GMDSS ROC Course

Basic Safety, First Aid and Security Courses

  • STCW Basic Safety Week
  • RYA & MCA 1 Day First Aid
  • Personal Safety & Social Responsibilities (PSSR)
  • Personal Survival Techniques
  • Basic Fire Fighting
  • Proficiency In Medical First Aid Aboard Ship
  • Proficiency in Designated Security Duties

HELM Courses

  • Human Element Leadership & Management at Operational Level (HELM O)
  • Human Element Leadership & Management at Management Level (HELM M)

Engineering Courses

  • RYA 1 Day Diesel Engine Maintenance
  • Approved Engine Course (AEC)
  • Marine Engine Operator Licence (Yacht) (MEOL(Y))
  • Chief Engineer STCW Reg. III/3 CoC (Y4)
  • Chief Engineer STCW Reg. III/3 CoC (Chief Engineer "Service Endorsement") (Y3)
  • Chief Engineer STCW Reg. III/2 CoC (Y2)
  • Chief Engineer STCW Reg. III/2 CoC ("Large Yacht Endorsement") (Y1)
  • NEW Engineering Small Vessel CoC

Yacht Deck Courses

  • Yacht Rating Course
  • Master (Code Vessels) <200gt / OOW (Yachts) <500gt. STCW Reg. II/2 (Master <200gt)
  • OOW (Yachts) <3000gt. STCW Reg. II/1 (OOW)
  • Chief Mate (Yachts) <3000gt. STCW Reg. II/2 (Chief Mate)
  • Master (Yachts) <500gt / Chief Mate (Yachts) <3000gt. STCW Reg. II/2 (Master <500gt)
  • Master (Yachts) <3000gt. STCW Reg. II/2 (Master <3000gt)

Workboats / Wind Farm Transfer Vessels Courses

  • 1 Day Workboat Stability
  • Boatmaster Fire Safety
  • Master (Code Vessels) <200gt CoC
  • Workboat Operations (Master Workboats) Module 
  • Master (Workboats) <500gt CoC

PYA GUEST Interior Courses

  • Introduction level - Yacht Junior Steward / Stewardess CoC
  • Operational level - Yacht Senior Steward / Stewardess CoC
  • Advanced level - Yacht Chief Steward / Stewardess CoC
  • Head of Department >500gt- Yacht Chief Steward / Stewardess >500gt CoC

You may also read: Online Sailing Certifications & RYA Skipper Theory

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