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We have reached a bumpy road with the Covid 19 virus but one needs to focus on the next phase and work through this challenge. Yes! Life is full of challenges and part of your skill set is your resilient personality.
Abacus & March and Interior Training Academy (ITA) are working from home, available for WhatsApp interviews and continuing to communicate and advise recruiting yachts. Feel free to contact Lucy Hogan (email@example.com) to discuss your training requirements and ITA is offering a 10% discount on all courses booked this month.
Furthermore, it is our duty of care to keep our candidates up to speed with the current situation regarding Covid-19. It is an uncertain time with constant updates. Please refer to the MCA website for the latest guidelines issued.
Stay safe, social distancing is imperative, wear masks when you are outside. More importantly, we are here for you!
You have just finished your first hectic season as a junior crew member and now have experience, new skills and a good reference to offer your new employer. The first thing to do is to weigh up your options and make a list; Mediterranean season? Do you want to carry on and obtain another position […]
Please, Now this maybe an obvious thought to many of you, but it seems to be a point of disgruntlement from all ages and backgrounds. I have just returned from a trip to the UK, the first thing I noticed there was the customer service and friendliness of all I interacted with. This is not […]
You have just finished your first hectic season as a junior crew member and now have experience, new skills, a good reference to offer your new employer. The first thing to do is to weigh up your options and make a list; Caribbean season? Do you want to carry on and obtain another position on […]
There are three MCA qualified doctors in the area Dr Patrick Island & Dr C Besse +33 (0)4 93 12 95 66 Le Forum, 1913 Route de Cannes, 06560 Valbonne Dr B Lavagne +33 (0)4 93 67 03 07 “Le Vendome” C, 4 Chemin du Tanit, 06160 Juan Les Pins Dr C Trim-Cauchois +33 6 […]
Your CV should be no more than 2 pages of A4 paper and contain a nice sized coloured photo of you. This photo needs to be professional, so no sunglasses, hair needs to be neat and tidy and your photo does not have to be taken by the side of a yacht in a port. […]
So your decision is made and your off to join the Yachting industry! So where do you start? First and for moth you need you STWC10 Crew Basic Training. This is a 5 day MCA approved course, and during these five days you will run through personal safety, social responsibilities, Fire prevention, firefighting, personal survival […]
If you are joining a Yacht for the first time it’s usually mandatory that they pay for your travel to the boat and also once you leave the boat that they pay for your flights back to where you request. Make sure this is part of your contract before you start. If you have any […]
When dock walking you need to remember that you’re looking for your next job and treat it like that. It’s important to have a professional appearance whether your dock waling or having a one to one interview. Please remember to be clean shaven, well groomed, presentable and cover any visible tattoos, Wear something smart and […]