UK: 3rdFloor, 1AshleyRoad, Altrincham, WA142DT
FR: Port Camille Rayon, Quai Napoleon, Golfe Juan 06220
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Interior Excellence Course dates 2018

Interior Excellence – 5 days – 2018 – 1500€
8th October – 12th October
12th November – 16th November

Pure Service Excellence Course dates 2018

Pure Service Excellence – 2018 – 2000€
17th September – 21st September
1st October – 5th October
5th November – 9rd November

Complete Interior Course dates 2018

Complete Interior Course – 5 days, summary of Housekeeping, Laundry and Service – 2018 – 1500€
3rd September – 7th September
24th September – 28th September
15th October – 19th October
10th December – 14th December

Management and Leadership course dates 2018

Management and Leadership – 2018 – 2000€ – 5 days in Golfe Juan
10th September – 14th September
22nd October – 26th October 
26th November – 30th November

New updated Course dates 2018

Management and Leadership – 2018 – €2300.00 Euros

  • 29th January – 2nd February
  • 26th February – 2nd March
  • 26th March – 30th March
  • 4th June – 8th June


Pure Service Excellence – 5 days (10 days total with Interior Excellence) 2018 – €2000.00 Euros

  • 12th February – 16th February
  • 12th March – 16th March
  • 16th April – 20th April
  • 14th May – 18th May


Interior Excellence – 5 days – Service, wine, coffee, cocktails, cigars, cheese 2018 – €1500.00 Euros

  • 19th February – 23rd February
  • 19th March – 23rd March
  • 23rd April – 27th April
  • 21st May – 25th May


Complete Interior Course – 5-day summary of HK, Laundry and Service 2018 – €1500.00 Euros

  • 22nd January – 26th January
  • 26th February – 2nd March
  • 26th March – 30th March
  • 30th April – 4th May
  • 28th May – 1st June


Purser Course – All Residential 2018 – €5500.00 Euros

  • 5th February – 23rd February (FULL)
  • 5th March – 23rd March (FULL)
  • 2nd April – 20th April (3 Spaces)
  • 23rd April – 11th May
  • 14th May – 1st June
  • 4th June – 22nd June


Barista Course – 2-day Intensive over weekends €499.00 Euros

  • 20th January – 21st January
  • 17th February – 18th February
  • 17th March – 18th March
  • 14th April – 15th April
  • 19th May – 20th May
  • 16th June – 17th June

Management & Leadership Course

5 Day Course – Accredited


Our management and leadership course is aimed at developing all aspects of
managerial skills and leadership. The course focuses on the skills and techniques
required to be in a senior management role; to raise self-awareness in yourself
and others, to recognise the importance of flexibility and adaptability, and to
be able to organise and manage the interior of a yacht efficiently and effectively.
The course covers all elements in the GUEST Interior Management guidelines


Our New Dates fro 2017/18 are now listed below

October 30th – 3rd November 2017 – non-residential
January 29th – 2nd February 2018 – Residential
February 26th- 2nd – Residential
March 26th-30th- Residential
June25th-29th- Residential

Housekeeping, Laundry & Valet- 1 Week €1850
January 22nd-26th – Residential
February 19th-23rd- Non-Residential
March 19th-23rd – Non-Residential
April 23rd-27th- Residential
May 14th-18th -Non-Residential
June 18th-22nd- Non-Residential




Pure Service Excellence (NEW) – 1 week Course €1850


Is  our 11 Module Course
Followed by an Examination

Due to a high demand from our students and industry professionals alike, we, at TCA recognise the need for a greater, in-depth knowledge and awareness of all things service. In view of this, we have just created a BRAND NEW and very exciting “Pure Service Excellence” course. This course is aimed at developing the skills of all interior crew and any other individuals who wish to broaden their knowledge, skills and confidence in all aspects of Food and Beverage service. It covers all elements set out in the PYA GUEST II Yacht Interior Advanced Service and PYA
GUEST II Yach Interior Administration and Human Resource.

Please note our HouseKeeping, Valet and Laundry Course falls inbetween our below service dates allowing flexibility for one to complete the full 10 day course(Service & Interior Management in one go)

For more information please contact us at

Our New Dates for 2017/18 are now listed below.

October 23rd – 27th
December 4th – 8th – Residential
January 8th-12th – Residential
January 29th 2nd March – Residential
February 12th-17th -Non-Residential
February 26th-2nd March- Residential
March12th-16th – Non-Residential
March 26th-30th- Residential
April 16th -20th – Non-Residential
April 30th-4thMay- Residential
April 7th-11th- Non-Residential
April21st-25th- Non-Residential
June11th-15th- Non-Residential
June 25th-29th Residential






Barista Course 3days Intensive only €580!!


Barista Course – 3 days €580 for the 3 days or €900 for 2 attendees from the same boat OR friends booking together for the October Course.

October 9th – 11th: Barista Intensive 
November 6th – 8th: Barista Intensive

Barista Training Course This highly interactive course provides insight into the history, origins and evolution of coffee.
Guiding you through:
• Coffee cultures
• Different types and styles
• Different coffee apparatus
• The impact of elements,
• Equipment and set up
• Equipment care Before getting the grinder on and making a
range of different coffees with confidence and flare.
With exposure and use of:
• Professional Coffee Machines
• Chemex Sets
• Cold Brew
• Syphons
• Aeropress
• French Press
• Hario
As well as the frothing of Rice, Soy, Almond, Hemp, Flax Milks
and more.

For more information please email

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Pure Service Excellence 23rd-27th of October

23RD-27TH of October €1850

Role of the Service
Guest and Service
Sequence of Service
Setting the Scene
Table setting
Pre Meal Classifications
Proteins and Wine Pairing
Different types of Desserts
Followed by an Examination

For more information please contact us at

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Celebrating Training The Academy’s 100th Purser!


In September 2017, The Crew Academy will Graduate our 100th Purser!

To Celebrate the 6 years hard work of the making and running of the course so far… 1 LUCKY Student will receive a FREE On-board Bespoke Training Course for their vessel.

Book NOW to get your place on a course for 2017 – places going fast with 4 inquiries last weekend alone!

  • 11th – 29th September (1 place left)
  • 9-27 Oct (3 places available)
  • 6-24 Nov (4 places available)