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Superyacht Management

Superyacht Management Course | Superyacht online courses


As a progression from our successful Diploma in Superyacht Operations, the Diploma in Superyacht Management has been developed. This course is specifically designed to cover the specialist knowledge required by those currently working in or making the transition to, the yacht management sector or its divisions. This course will teach you the essential elements of yacht management on a day to day basis. With this Diploma you will develop your knowledge of the superyacht industry from a yacht management perspective, enabling you to fulfil your job role to its maximum potential with greatest efficiency.

Module subjects include ownership structures, personnel, logistics and safety management along with other essentials such as technical management, insurance, budgeting and charter management.



The course consists of 12 modules. All students are required to successfully complete and pass the module assignments. Diploma students will also be required to sit and pass a final examination.

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“The Superyacht Management Diploma course is extremely beneficial and useful in the field. I would not hesitate to recommend this course and training academy to junior members of the yachting industry and any individual looking to enter yacht management as a career. I hope this academy goes from strength to strength”

Simon Dawson

Thank you for your close cooperation, understanding and help on every question during our courses and exam. I’m glad to pass the exam and to have such important Diploma! It was pleasure to study in the Academy and to get more deeper knowledge of the industry.

– Ekaterina Pavlova

Charter Department – Imperial Yachts


Studying the Diploma in Superyacht Management is particularly aimed at yacht managers, technical managers, charter managers, DPA’s and also captains and senior crew looking to make the transition to a shore based support role.

This Course has 12 modules

Alan Dale - Maritime Course Author

Meet the Course Director

Alan Dale

Fleet Manager, Burgess

As Ship’s Technical Services Manager, Alan was involved in a number of
the ship’s refurbishment projects. In 1997 Alan joined the Cunard ISM project team as Technical Adviser. After the implementation of the ISM code Alan felt it was time for a change and subsequently joined Nigel Burgess Ltd (NBL) in January 1998.

If you would like to complete this as a Classroom based course, click here for more information.

Superyacht management diploma

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Supported by:

Keystone Law
Global HR & Payroll Expertise (CESG)
British Marine
PYA - The Professional Yachting Association
Ocean Independence
MYBA - The Worldwide Yachting Association
Marine Society
Lead Yacht Underwriters Limited
IASA - The International Association of Ship Repair Agents