International Yacht Training
International Yacht Training Worldwide provides the most boating and sailing courses through more sailing schools than any other accreditation body. IYT has the most government approvals and operates in more countries and in more languages than any other boating or sailing organisation in the world. The company was started in 2002 for the purposes of:
- Standardising yacht training throughout the world
- Offering the training in a modular format
- Building a network of international training schools so students can be trained anywhere
- Creating a full range of courses from Recreational Sailing through to Master of Yachts
No other organisation offers such a diverse range of nautical training or is as internationally accepted as IYT Worldwide. To date, IYT has 150 partner schools in 41 countries and the courses are available in 6 different languages. IYT professional yachting courses are recognised by 25 different governments worldwide for commercial use including the British Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA). Commitment to standards of excellence, hands on practical training, and quality instruction have made IYT Worldwide the world's number one choice for nautical training.
Ocean Wind is proud to be an IYT accredited training organisation.