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Most PopularSuperyacht Stewardess instruction provided by experienced
Chief Stewardess


Book NowCalling all aspiring Superyacht Stews! Great opportunities exist for those who have a passion for hospitality and guest interaction. As a Steward/ess, you will mostly be in charge of the interior and looking after the guest’s every needs. The role may also require interaction on deck (lines & fenders) and on the yacht’s tender (Powerboat) at times.

Superyacht Stewardess Career CourseThe following topics are covered extensively in the Superyacht Stewardess programme:

  • Interior introduction – Job role, interview process, CV, yachting do’s and don’ts, crew contracts, yachting etiquette, radio communication, checklists & inventories, laundry, product knowledge, housekeeping, flower arranging, yacht storage etc.
  • Basic deck knowledge – Fenders, on-board safety etc.
  • MCA Food Hygiene / Safety – An MCA requirement for all food handlers, both preparing and serving. Candidates will gain a HABC Level 2 Award in Food Safety
  • Food service specific to Superyacht’s and different nationalities – Silver service, table settings, working with menu’s & dietary requirements including food intolerance / allergies
  • Wine & Cocktail – Intro to wine & cocktails, service and the role of the bartender
  • Barista training – Tea and coffee brewing process, service & styles


Our Superyacht Stewardess programme is highly relevant, practical & functional and goes unmatched in terms of retained skills and role competency. Keeping inline with international standards, the course is taught by a highly experienced Chief Stewardess with exemplary references in the industry. With over 12 years hospitality experience, our lecturer has worked on both private and charter vessels ranging from 30m – 60m in length and has been exposed to some of the most beautiful places on earth such as: South Pacific, Scandinavia, Arctic Circle, Mediterranean, Bahama’s & Caribbean.

Typical entry-level salary:
  • Mediterranean: €2500 – €2700pm
  • Caribbean: $2500 – $3200pm

Anchored by the extensive and professional Superyacht
Stewardess Course, our tried and tested combination below ensures you stand out amongst the crowd.

Course Breakdown

2.5 week entry-level programme
Training held in Cape Town
Accommodation: 4 nights and 5 days (Only inclusive during Stewardess module)
STCW, Stewardess Course completion certificates

R 20 976.00 

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*Just like the STCW 95 course, the Proficiency in Designated Security Duties (PDSD) course has become mandatory for all crew whom work onboard Superyachts of 500gt and over AND/OR those which carry 12 fare-paying passengers/guests. Every new Superyacht crew member must complete this course as a formality.