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PPCDL License, Power Yacht & Sail Training and Boat Ownership Courses in Singapore

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Established in 1969 and located in Singapore, Asian Yachting Academy (AYA) is an ISSA accredited school for sailing and power boat training programs. Asian Yachting Academy bring safe and enjoyable sailing experience in Asia. AYA Sail Training and Expeditions pushes forward the ideals of character development through Sailing Expeditions.

ISSA Sailing Education and Instruction Programs starts from Competent Crew to Master of Yacht and sailing dinghy programs at various levels. Other training programs include, boating licenses, boat master courses and PWC training.

ISSA is a non-profit international association which provides a framework of common standards of quality and safety for sailing and windsurfing schools. The ISSA standards are written in the form of competences, they are generic, and for guidance. They exist in order to provide a simple method by which sailing certificates can be compared, to give guidance to organizations developing new certification schemes, and to establish standards for teaching and safety in sailing schools.

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Training Programs

PPCDL License

  • Powered Pleasure Craft Driving License Course: The Powered Pleasure Craft Driving License (PPCDL) is required for driving a pleasure craft/ powered yacht that are less than 24 meters in length within Singapore Port Limits.

Power Yacht Training

  • Boat Master
  • Boat Master Commercial
  • Inshore Power Skipper
  • Offshore Power Skipper

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Sail Training

  • Yacht Crew
  • Inshore Skipper
  • Offshore Skipper
  • Master of Yacht
  • Dinghy Levels 1, 2, 3

Boat Ownership Courses

  • First-Time Boat Buyer Expo
  • Boat Ownership Secrets Unlocked! Free Webinar
  • Boat Hacks Masterclass