LA BELLE CLASSE ACADEMY by bluewater

 

Objective: To train the crews of tomorrow

 

It was at the Yacht Club de Monaco’s training centre, La Belle Classe Academy, at a Young Professionals in Yachting (YPY) monthly meeting, that YCM General Secretary Bernard d’Alessandri and Peter Bennett, CEO of bluewater, announced an exciting new partnership on training courses under the label ‘La Belle Classe Academy by bluewater’.

 

“In terms of revenue, yachting is the 4th largest industry in the Principality and we want to reinforce our training offer with these new sessions to meet growing demand from young people. So naturally, we got together with bluewater, the experts in this field, and Peter Bennett who is a member of our Club,” said Bernard d’Alessandri.

 

To launch their new partnership, bluewater and Yacht Club de Monaco are offering a full range of RYA, STCW, GUEST & MCA approved courses for all crew, from juniors all the way up to those aiming for their Master’s. Together, we bring you first-class superyacht crew training courses under the label ‘La Belle Classe Academy by bluewater’

 

Upcoming dates announced:

  • Food Safety in Catering Level 2 // 21 February
  • Proficiency in Designated Security Duties // 22 February
  • Updated Proficiency in Advanced Fire Fighting // 23 February
  • Updated Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue Boats (Restricted) // 23 February
  • ISM Safety Management // 26-28 February

 

 

Formations in partnership with bluewater

 

 HELM Operational – Formation Certifiante

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Content: This operational level course focuses on the knowledge and skills needed to be an effective team member and team leader. Using a combination of lectures, case studies, group table table-top exercises and practical problem-solving tasks, students will earn how to prioritise tasks, motivate individuals and foster an effective team ethic.This Operational level certificate is required for tickets up to OOW and for Y4 engineers.

 

Duration: 3 days

Fee: €799 per person

 

 

Updated Proficiency In Advanced Fire Fighting

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Content: This half day theory course meets the criteria to provide evidence of maintaining the required standard of competence in Advanced Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting. This is also referred to as the Advanced Fire Fighting Refresher.

 

Duration: half day

Fee: €200 per person

 

 

Updated Proficiency In Survival Craft And Rescue Boats Other Than Fast Rescue

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Content: Updated Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats Other Than Fast Rescue Boats (Restricted) course meeting the requirements laid down under Article IX of the STCW78 convention, as amended.

 

Duration: half day

Fee: €200 per person

 

 

 

 

Proficiency In Designated Security Duties (PDSD)

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Content: On completion of this training the seafarer will be able to maintain the conditions set out in a ship security plan, recognise security risk and threats, undertake onboard regular security inspections, and properly use security equipment and systems.

 

Duration: 1 day

Fee: €280 per person

 

 

 

Food Safety In Catering (HABC Level 2)

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Content: The aim of this qualification is to provide individuals with knowledge of the basic food safety practices, the hazards and risks to food safety presented by food operations and personnel, together with cost-effective, practical control measures.

 

Duration: 1 day

Fee: €280 per person

 

 

ISM Chef de Sécurité à Bord

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Content: Commercial yachts over 500 GT and yachts employing more than 5 personnel are required to have a qualified Shipboard Safety Officer onboard. The shipboard safety officer’s course is directly aimed at satisfying the requirements of the ISM code for the training of the person holding this important position.

 

Duration: 3 days

Fee: €895 per person

 

 

Contact : La Belle Classe Academy – +377 93 10 70 08 – academy@ycm.org