A: IYT Passport and Certificate
International Yacht Training Inc. is an internationally recognized training organization that instructs both recreational and professional sailors. The Professional qualification is recognized by 29 countries worldwide including the UK, USA and Australia. Island Spirit Thailand is an approved sailing school licensed by IYT to teach its recreational sailing courses. All Island Spirit IYT students are issued with and IYT International passport which is a lifetime record of the courses they have undertaken and a log of their sailing experience. As each course is completed the school stamps and seals the appropriate IYT modules so the record can be examined by any skipper or sailing school to testify to your training.
In addition successful candidates will be awarded an IYT certification card which is a document produced by IYT in Canada which proves the student has successfully completed the course. IYT passports and certificates are accepted by all major charter companies world wide as proof of your competence in the subjects covered.
B: Registration with IYT
On completion of the course all essential information contained in the passport and certificate is sent to IYT headquarters in Canada so that the information can be verified in the future by any responsible school or skipper who wished to confirm the information presented.