World-Class Training at UKSA

We are recognised throughout the industry as being world-class providers of MCA deck officer training. We have expert teachers and fantastic facilities, including our Transas and ARI simulator suites, and everything is on site.

Our STCW and MCA training courses are all-inclusive, meaning that there are no hidden costs and all of your food and accommodation is included in the price.

Our doors don’t close when classes end: we offer flexibility and extensive scheduling around each course, with access to our classrooms and resources in the evenings too.

What STCW & MCA training do UKSA provide?

Practical training with STCW and MCA training Courses

At UKSA we offer a comprehensive range of all-inclusive STCW and MCA approved courses including:

MCA Deck Officer Training for yachts and workboats

MCA deck officer training certificates are the highest qualifications in the yachting industry, and UKSA is one of the best places in the world to train for them. In fact, we’re one of the top 3 providers of MCA certificates in the yachting world.

The certificates below require a combination of pre-entry requirements, training courses, assessments and sea service and are for experienced professionals only.

Two students practical training with the MCA Training Course

Who will I be taught by?

Directed by Captain Bill Tate, our instructional team is made up of highly skilled industry experts from the Royal Navy, Merchant Navy and Superyacht sectors. Authorities who will share their skills and expertise with you as you study.  And Bill comes with many years of experience too.

Captain Bill Tate: Head of Maritime Studies, is a master mariner with over 30 years of sea going experience and 20 years of teaching MCA yacht modules. He oversees all our MCA training, and is a member of the MCA Yacht Qualification Panel and Chairman of the IAMI Small Craft Group.

Call Beth our MCA course advisor today on +44 (0) 1983 203001 who is here to help with any queries.

A Superyacht Stewardess preparing a table

Just starting your yachting career?

If you are looking to start your career in the industry take a look at our yacht training career courses.

Talk to Grant our Career sales advisor on 01983 203038.