Guidelines for Unified Excellence in Service Training
  on board luxury Super Yachts

If you are inspired to work at the top levels of hospitality service on board the world’s most exclusive luxury yachts, you would be wise to consider the required skills and training, from entry level to head of department.  
Looking for a career in the interior department of a Super Yacht.

Check out whats on at this years 
Monaco Yacht Show
including the 
GUEST Table Setting Competition 

What is G.U.E.S.T?
The PYA GUEST program is designed to inspire and support current and future Stewards and Stewardesses working in the interior department of the luxury Super Yacht sector. GUEST is a learning platform to further your career and fill the gaps in skill sets from Chief, Senior and Junior levels.

Working together with the top trainers and mentors who are on hand to deliver training and support to current Heads of the Interior Departments, giving you the confidence and management skills to lead your team and produce the excellence expected from the yachting community who rely on YOU as the frontline to the luxury super yacht sector.

GUEST approved trainers all have extensive yachting and high end hospitality backgrounds and fully understand the pressures of working in a multifaceted environment and the quantity and quality of the skills required to perform your role on-board.

The GUEST program is designed by professionals in the yachting community and interior departments, to be progressively shaped and moulded by trends and owners expectations, through feedback and consultation, so that YOU can become the best interior department the yachting sector has ever had.

by major
Superyacht Associations
& heads of industry 
 who recognise the 
GUEST program 
as the global interior
crew training standard.

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Latest CoCs Issued
Total GUEST certificates
We have a continuous stream of experienced Interior crew applying for a GUEST Certificate of Competence.
With 23 Training Schools worldwide, the total number of course completion certificates issued since 2013 is:
134 CoCs issued
4876 certificates issued
Quick guide to G.U.E.S.T.
GUEST Syllabus
Download the syllubus plan from junior level to head of department.
The complete guidelines  of accreditation and training within the GUEST program.
Take a look at our list of approved training providers worldwide.
See who is supporting and sponsoring interior department development.
"We need to raise the industry and owner expectations so that only the best is accepted"
comment from a Captain following a GUEST Awareness day workshop.
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